Learning As We Go: A First Snapshot of Early Head Start Programs, Staff, Families, and Children. Volume I

Learning As We Go: A First Snapshot of Early Head Start Programs, Staff, Families, and Children. Volume I

Published: Feb 28, 2011
Publisher: Washington, DC: Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Download
Associated Project

Early Head Start Family and Child Experiences Survey (Baby FACES)

Time frame: 2007-2014

Prepared for:

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation

Authors

Cheri A. Vogel

Kimberly Boller

Andrew Burwick

Yevgeny Shrago

Linda Mendenko

Judith Cannon

Sean Harrington

The Early Head Start Family and Child Experiences Survey, or Baby FACES, is a longitudinal descriptive study of Early Head Start that captures family- and child-level information in addition to program-level characteristics. This first report defines Head Start features and characteristics, program services and delivery, characteristics of Early Head Start families, characteristics of special populations and subgroups, and the psychometric properties of the survey measures.

Follow the Evidence

Interested in the most current findings from Mathematica? Subscribe to our bi-weekly newsletter, Evidence & Insights, to stay up to date with the issues that matter to you.

Sign Me Up