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ERIC Number: EJ646344
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0161-4681
A Different Kind of Child Development Institution: The History of After-School Programs for Low-Income Children.
Halpern, Robert
Teachers College Record, v104 n2 p178-211 Mar 2002
Examines the historical development of after-school programs serving low-income children, including objectives and practices in each era, formative influences, implementation challenges, and role in children's lives. In the final section, the paper discusses the current pressures facing after-school programs and suggests and appropriate set of purposes and expectations for the future. (Contains references.) (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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