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Title Project Head Start : a legacy of the War on Poverty / edited by Edward Zigler, Jeanette Valentine.

Imprint New York : Free Press, ©1979.


Location Call No. Status
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  371.96 Z64    Check Shelf
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  371.967 P964P    Check Shelf
Description xxvi, 610 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 522-587).
Note Includes indexes.
Contents Preface / Edward Zigler and Jeanette Valentine -- Introduction / Robert E. Cooke -- An idea whose time had come : the intellectual and political climate / Edward Zigler and Karen Anderson -- Early skirmishes with poverty : the historical roots of Head Start / Catherine J. Ross -- Head start, a retrospective view : the founders : Leadership within the Johnson administration / Joseph A. Califano [and others] -- The early planners / George B. Brain [and others] -- The early administrators / Jule M. Sugarman, Julius B. Richmond, Richard E. Orton -- A decade of Head Start / Julius B. Richmond, Deborah J. Stipek, and Edward Zigler -- Introduction / Barbara Biber -- General philosophy : preschool education within Head Start / Jeannette Galambos Stone -- Implementation of a Head Start preschool education program : Los Angeles, 1965-1967 / June Solnit Sale -- Development of curriculum models in Head Start / Louise B. Miller.
Assessment of the Head Start preschool education effort / Eveline B. Omwake -- Health services in Head Start / A. Frederick North -- Mental health services in Head Start / Donald J. Cohen, Albert J. Solnit, and Paul Wohlford -- Social services in Head Start / Irving Lazar -- The social context of parent involvement in Head Start / Jeanette Valentine and Evan Stark -- Career development in Head Start / Penelope K. Trickett -- Remote battlegrounds : the office of special field projects / Gloria Small -- Program development in Head Start : a multifaceted approach to meeting the needs of families and children / Jeanette Valentine -- Head Start : not a program but an evolving concept / Edward Zigler -- Administrative aspects of the Head Start program / Carolyn Harmon and Edward J. Hanley -- Evaluation during the early years of Head Start / Edmund W. Gordon.
Another spring and other hopes : some findings from national evaluations of project Head Start / Lois-ellin Datta -- Long-term gains from early intervention : findings from longitudinal studies / Francis H. Palmer and Lucille Woolis Andersen -- Another perspective on program evaluation : the parents speak / James L. Robinson and Willa Barrie Choper -- Project Head Start : a critique of theory and practice / Deborah J. Stipek, Jeanette Valentine, and Edward Zigler -- Project Head Start : success or failure? / Edward Zigler -- Epilogue / Jeanette Valentine, Catherine J. Ross, and Edward Zigler.
Form Also issued online.
Subject Project Head Start (U.S.)
Children with social disabilities -- Education (Preschool) -- United States.
Head Start programs -- United States.
Project Head Start (U.S.)
Child, Preschool -- education.
Education, Special.
Pilot Projects.
Program Evaluation.
United States.
Project Head Start (États-Unis)
Project Head Start (U.S.) (OCoLC)fst00533282
Children with social disabilities -- Education (Preschool) (OCoLC)fst00855668
Head Start programs. (OCoLC)fst00952625
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Voorschools onderwijs.
Project Head Start.
Indexed Term Socially disadvantaged pre-school children Compensatory education Projects United States. Project Head Start, to 1978
Added Author Zigler, Edward, 1930-2019.
Valentine, Jeanette.
Other Form: Online version: Project Head Start. New York : Free Press, ©1979 (OCoLC)559665938
ISBN 0029358205
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