ERIC Number: EJ609776
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Pioneering Steps (and Fumbles) in Developing a Federal Preschool Intervention.
Zigler, Edward; Styfco, Sally J.
Topics in Early Childhood Special Education, v20 n2 p67-70,78 Sum 2000
This article recounts the experiences of a pioneer of the Head Start program, a program developed to provide disadvantaged young children with school readiness skills. Influences in the early development of the program are discussed, along with program challenges. The need for standardized performance measures and program evaluation is urged. (CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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