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The Hidden History of Head Start$
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Edward Zigler and Sally J. Styfco

Print publication date: 2010

Print ISBN-13: 9780195393767

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2010

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195393767.001.0001

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A Conflict of Cultures

A Conflict of Cultures

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(p.87) Chapter 4 A Conflict of Cultures
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The Hidden History of Head Start
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Edward Zigler

Sally J. Styfco

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195393767.003.0004

This chapter details the author's experiences upon becoming director of the Office of Child Development (OCD). Until his arrival in Washington, he had never experienced any sense of inferiority and never had a doubt that he could accomplish anything he set his mind to. His new position demanded more work than any one person could possibly do, and he should have worked day and night to at least try to keep up. He also discovered that in Washington he had many superiors to whom he had to answer to.

Keywords:   poor children, pre-school children, intervention programs, education programs, child development, Head Start

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