Measuring the Effectiveness of Head Start

September 2010
Principal;Sep/Oct2010, Vol. 90 Issue 1, p8
The article discusses the 2010 Head Start Impact Study by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The study analyzed the impact of the Head Start educational program in the U.S. and found that aspects of preschool education improved children's performance, including vocabulary and letter naming, but that the program did not necessarily contribute to child education success after the first grade level.


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