ERIC Number: ED496054
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2005
Financial Accountability in the Head Start Early Childhood Program. Hearing before the Committee on Education and the Workforce, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, First Session (April 5, 2005). Serial Number 109-6
US House of Representatives
The Committee on Education and the Workforce heard testimony on the financial accountability in the Head Start Early Childhood program. Statements of members were presented by: Honorable John A. Boehner, Chairman, Committee on Education and the Workforce; Honorable Michael N. Castle (R-DE); Honorable George Miller, Ranking Member, Committee on Education and the Workforce; and Honorable Lynn C. Woolsey (D-CA). Witnesses who testified before the Committee included: Olivia Golden, Senior Fellow and Director of the Assessing the New Federalism Project at the Urban Institute, Washington, DC; Pamela Henry, Head Start Parent, Las Vegas, Nevada; Wade F. Horn, Assistant Secretary, Administration for Children and Families, United States Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC; and Marnie S. Shaul, Director of Education Issues, Education, Workforce, and Income Security for the United States Government Accountability Office, Washington, DC.
Descriptors: Human Services, Accountability, Welfare Services, Federal Programs, Early Childhood Education, Financial Audits, Hearings, Legislation, Legislators, Educational Quality, Background, Position Papers, Benchmarking
US House of Representatives. Available from: U.S. Government Printing Office, 732 N. Capitol Street, Washington, DC 20401. Tel: 866-512-1800; Fax: 202-512-2104; Web site: http://gpoaccess.gov
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: Early Childhood Education
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and the Workforce.