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Head Start and families' recovery from economic recession: Policy recommendations for COVID-19

Resource Type: Reports & Papers
Author(s): Scarborough, William J.; Collins, Caitlyn; Ruppanner, Leah; Landivar, Liana Christin
Date Issued: February, 2021
Description: This article examines whether the availability of Head Start during the Great Recession mitigated the impact of this crisis on poverty rates among families with young children. (author abstract)
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Journal Title: Family Relations
Volume Number: 70
Issue Number: 1
Page Range: 26-42
Note: This study draws from the data of the American Community Survey from 2006 through 2016 and the Head Start State Program Information Reports
Topics: Parents & Families > Parent/Family Characteristics > Socioeconomic Status

Programs, Interventions & Curricula > Programs > Early Head Start/Head Start
Country: United States
ISSN: 0197-6664 Paper
Peer Reviewed: yes
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