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Editorial: Starting Faster


July 7, 2003
Economics and FinanceGovernance and AccountabilityQuality and CurriculumState & Local
The Washington Post

Head Start, the venerable preschool program for low-income children, is due for reauthorization, and debate about reform has already begun in Congress. [M]ost of what Head Start really needs — higher academic standards, better-educated teachers and the ability to reach more children — will cost more, not less.