Month: March 2011

Busting Myths About Head Start’s Effectiveness -

When I was an editorial writer for the Chicago Tribune and a public official said something aggressively wacky, what followed was an almost giddy rugby scrum among colleagues to set the record straight. Now, as an advocate for programs that educate very young children at risk of school failure, I hear so many comments rooted in bold ignorance of facts about this issue, yet have no such therapeutic recourse—with the … Read More