ERIC Number: EJ632961
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Upward Bound: In the Beginning.
Groutt, John; Hill, Calvin
Opportunity Outlook, p26-33 Apr 2001
Describes the early history of the Upward Bound program, including the role of President Johnson's vision, the Task Force on Poverty, the Office of Economic Opportunity, and Community Action Programs; influences on the development of the program; establishment of the program's administrative structure; pilot programs; and early problems leading to its placement within the Office of Education. (EV)
Descriptors: Developmental Studies Programs, Federal Programs, History, Influences, Politics of Education, Program Development
Council for Opportunity in Education, P.O. Box 90193, Washington, DC 20090-0193.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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