Head Start's Broken Promise
This article chronicles some of the recent struggles Head Start has encountered in its quest for expansion and reauthorization. According to Besharov, many on the right side of the political spectrum believe that the program needs extensive reforms before it can continue to receive taxpayer money, while many on the left believe that an increase in funding and a rise in income eligibility are the keys to making Head Start a success. Besharov presents several facts which shed light on the real state of Head Start.
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