ERIC Number: ED450882
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
Alaska's Children, 2000. Alaska Head Start State Collaboration Project. Quarterly Report.
Douglas, Dorothy, Ed.
Alaska's Children, Win-Sum 2000
This document consists of the two 2000 issues of "Alaska's Children," which provides information on the Alaska Head Start State Collaboration Project and updates on Head Start activities in Alaska. Regular features include a calendar of conferences and meetings, a status report on Alaska's children, reports from the Alaska Children's Trust, and "Collaboration Briefings," updates on the collaboration project activities. The Winter 2000 issue focuses on brain development during the first 3 years of life, identifying 6 key findings and their implications for Alaska's children. This issue also discusses the governor's 1999 state of the child address. The Summer 2000 issue addresses welfare reform, focusing on the importance of correcting some of the negative results of welfare reform and providing family supports rather than sanctions; and outlines some of the well-being indicators proposed for the Alaska Child Indicators project. (KB)
Descriptors: Alaska Natives, Brain, Child Welfare, Compensatory Education, Early Intervention, Emergent Literacy, Family Programs, Newsletters, Preschool Children, Preschool Education, Professional Associations, Program Descriptions, Welfare Reform, Well Being
Alaska Head Start State Collaboration Project, Alaska Department of Education and Early Development, P.O. Box 112100, Juneau, AK 99811-2100; Tel: 907-465-4860.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Alaska State Dept. of Education and Early Development, Juneau.
Identifiers - Location: Alaska