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2016 CLASP Head Start/EHS Factsheets Available

2016 CLASP Head Start/EHS Factsheets Available

The Center for Law and Social Policy (CLASP) has published its 2016 Head Start factsheets. The below information is excerpted from the CLASP 12/19/17 email announcement regarding the factsheets:

For many years, CLASP has analyzed data from the Head Start grantees' Program Information Report (PIR) to create a unique set of factsheets for early childhood policymakers, researchers, and advocates who want to better understand Head Start and its participants. We’re pleased to announce our latest national factsheets, featuring 2016 data on Head Start preschool, Early Head Start, and Migrant and Seasonal Head Start. These fact sheets examine participants, programs, families, and staff for all three types of Head Start programs.


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