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States May Get Bigger Role in Head Start

February 1, 2003
Governance and AccountabilityState & Local
Los Angeles Times

Bush proposal would let governors align their preschool services with the federal program.

President Bush plans to give governors more say over the federal Head Start program so they can coordinate similar education efforts in their states, aides said Friday. States would be required to work with public schools to shape training and standards for teachers and children.