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Editorial: School supplies


July 28, 2003
Governance and AccountabilityState & LocalWorkforce
The Baltimore Sun

As the Bush administration’s embattled plans for Head Start reform move to the Senate, this much remains largely undisputed: Hiring better-trained teachers and encouraging staff to pursue higher degrees should benefit the program’s more than 900,000 preschool children. That’s the way to ensure that the building blocks of literacy and math are taught using up-to-date techniques known to help children deprived of the basics at home.