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ERIC Number: EJ633367
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0885-2006
The Promise of After-School Programs for Low-Income Children.
Halpern, Robert
Early Childhood Research Quarterly, v15 n2 p185-214 2000
Examines after-school programs, focusing on those serving low-income children. Provides a brief history and current profile of this field of services, discusses major tensions in and challenges facing the field, and offers recommendations. Advocates keeping expectations of after-school programs for low-income children commensurate with both their modest resources and distinct role in children's lives. (Author/HTH)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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