Head Start

Head Start

The Inside Story of America's Most Successful Educational Experiment

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Baker & Taylor
An architect of the government educational program discusses how it was created; how it survived political, ideological, and budget battles; how it can be improved; and what answers it gives to current educational controversies. 10,000 first printing. $15,000 ad/promo.

Perseus Publishing
"<>Zigler, who has been a consultant to every administration since he helped found Head Start in the sixties, tells the behind-the-scenes story of the program’s rocky course, from its beginnings as “Pr"

Zigler, who has been a consultant to every administration since he helped found Head Start in the sixties, tells the behind-the-scenes story of the program’s rocky course, from its beginnings as “Project Rush-Rush” to today.


Book News
Weaves together Zigler's personal experiences as a founder and a shaper of Head Start's development with Muenchow's historical and field research, including interviews of some 200 persons associated with Head Start, to tell the story of Head Start and to offer recommendations for its future. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.

Baker
& Taylor

Discusses how the government educational program was created, survived political, ideological, and budget battles, and answers to current educational controversies

Publisher: New York : BasicBooks, [1992]
Copyright Date: ©1992
ISBN: 9780465033164
0465033164
Branch Call Number: 372.2109 ZIGLE
Characteristics: xii, 274 pages ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Muenchow, Susan

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