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Cain Virginia S., Hofferth Sandra L., 1989
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
A study of school-age children over a four-week period who had been in self-care or in the care of a sibling or other person under the age of 14 either before school, after school, or at night; includes findings of what parent and family…
Fuqua Robert W., Schieck Roberta, 1989
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
A survey of 107 parents and discussion of the correlation between their child care decisions and use of child care resource and referral programs
Wrigley Julia, 1989
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
A historical analysis of child care programs during the early 1900s and the 1960s, comparing the programs intended for middle class children to the programs for low income children, and including implications for policymakers
Murphy Clennie H., Waxler Trellis, 1989
Other
Peer Reviewed
A discussion about the original intent and implementation of the Head Start program, its value to both children and parents, and suggestions for future improvements or direction
Broughton Connie, 1989
Reports & Papers
A discussion of Spokane, Washington?s Head Start program, which received a grant to develop a comprehensive service program to meet the needs of Spokane County?s refugee families through helping parents of children enrolled in Head Start learn…
Nielson William L., 1989
Other
Peer Reviewed
A review of literature to determine Project Head Start?s efficacy in promoting cognitive and socioemotional development and the program?s long-term effects on student?s overall academic success
Haskins Ron, 1989
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
A review of what impacts quality model programs and Head Start can have on poor children?s intellectual and social competence and school performance
Grimmett Sadie, Garrett Aline M., 1989
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
An account of research and public policy surrounding the Head Start program from its inception in 1965 through its operation in the 1980's, particularly the impact of the program within disadvantaged communities
Clarke-Stewart K. Alison, 1989
Other
Peer Reviewed
An exploration of the relationship between behavior and development and out-of-home child care arrangements for infants
Slaughter-Defoe Diana, Lindsey Rachel W., Nakagawa Kathryn, Kuehne Valerie S., 1989
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
A study of the characteristics of mothers and maternal involvement in Head Start
Oyemade Ura Jean, Washington Valora, Gullo Dominic F., 1989
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
A study of the relationship between the parental involvement component of the Head Start program and the economic and social self-sufficiency of Head Start families and their children
Wilkinson Louise Cherry, 1988
Other
Peer Reviewed
An overview of current research and theory on within-class grouping for learning during early school years, and its influence on children?s learning in school
Howes Carollee, 1988
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
A study of peer interactions and friendships amongst 1 to 6-year-old children to assess predicted sequences and individual differences in the early development of social competence with peers; the study?s design was both cross-sectional and…
MacKinnon Carol E., King Donna, 1988
Other
Peer Reviewed
An examination of the child care system in America, with a review of the role of family and child care environment characteristics in influencing child development, and a critique of resources on child care for parents, professionals, and policy…
Allen Ann Taylor, 1988
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
A comparison of kindergarten in the United States and Germany, including discussion of the irony that although the first kindergarten program was founded in Germany, in theory and in practice kindergarten found greater support in America