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Editorial: Father of Head Start warns of weakness in Bush plans


June 22, 2003
Governance and AccountabilityQuality and CurriculumState & Local
Edward F. Zigler
Seattle Post-Intelligencer

How strong Head Start is depends upon a single factor: how good the quality is invested in the Head Start program model and how well the program is implemented at the local level. The evidence is overwhelming; the magnitude of positive outcomes is directly related to the quality of the program.