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ACF-OPRE report: A year in Head Start: Children, families and programs

Resource Type: Reports & Papers
Author(s): Aikens, Nikki; Tarullo, Louisa B.; Hulsey, Lara; Ross, Christine; West, Jerry; Xue, Yange;
Date Issued: October, 2010
Publisher(s): United States. Administration for Children and Families. Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
Description: A profile of the characteristics of Head Start children and families and their home and Head Start classroom environments from fall 2006 through spring 2007, including children's cognitive, physical, and socioemotional development, and Head Start classroom curricula and activities, based on data collected from a sample of 60 Head Start programs, 135 centers, 410 classrooms, 365 teachers, and 3,315 children and their parents
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Funder(s): United States. Department of Health and Human Services
Source: Washington, DC: U.S. Administration for Children and Families, Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation. Retrieved from
Note: The project officer is Maria Woolverton. The contractor is Mathematica Policy Research. The project director is Jerry West.
Topics: Children & Child Development > Child Development & School Readiness

Child Care & Early Education Quality

Programs, Interventions & Curricula > Programs > Early Head Start/Head Start
Country: United States
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