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ERIC Number: ED507847
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2010-Jan
Pages: 35
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 0
Head Start Impact Study. Final Report. Executive Summary
Puma, Michael; Bell, Stephen; Cook, Ronna; Heid, Camilla; Shapiro, Gary; Broene, Pam; Jenkins, Frank; Fletcher, Philip; Quinn, Liz; Friedman, Janet; Ciarico, Janet; Rohacek, Monica; Adams, Gina; Spier, Elizabeth
Administration for Children & Families
This report summarizes the findings from a study on the impacts of Head Start on children and families during the children's preschool, kindergarten, and 1st grade years. Its study goals were to: (1) Determine the impact of Head Start on children's school readiness, and on parental practices that support children's development; and to (2) determine under what circumstances Head Start achieves its greatest impact and for which children. (Contains 10 exhibits and 14 footnotes.) [For the "Head Start Impact Study. Final Report," see ED507845. For the "Head Start Impact Study. Technical Report," see ED507846.]
Administration for Children & Families. US Department of Health and Human Services, 380 L'Enfant Promenade SW, Washington, DC 20447. Web site:
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: Early Childhood Education; Grade 1; Kindergarten; Preschool Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Administration for Children and Families (DHHS), Office of Planning, Research & Evaluation; Westat, Inc.