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English translation: education, health, nutrition, and parent involvement services to low-income children

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English term or phrase:Head Start
English translation:education, health, nutrition, and parent involvement services to low-income children
Entered by: Lubain Masum
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16:48 Aug 15, 2006
English to English translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Education / Pedagogy
English term or phrase: Head Start
Administration for Children’s Services: The NYC government agency that oversees government subsidized childcare, 'Head Start', child protective services, foster care and preventative services. ACS administers publicly funded child care subsidies though contracts and vouchers.
Lubain Masum
Bangladesh
Local time: 10:53
education, health, nutrition, and parent involvement services to low-income children
Explanation:
Head Start is a program of the United States Department of Health and Human Services that focuses on assisting three- and four-year-old children from low-income families. Created in 1965, Head Start is the longest-running national school readiness program in the United States. It provides comprehensive education, health, nutrition, and parent involvement services to low-income children and their families.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Head_Start
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Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 23:53
Grading comment
Thank you very much.
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4 +10education, health, nutrition, and parent involvement services to low-income children
Kim Metzger


  

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head start
education, health, nutrition, and parent involvement services to low-income children


Explanation:
Head Start is a program of the United States Department of Health and Human Services that focuses on assisting three- and four-year-old children from low-income families. Created in 1965, Head Start is the longest-running national school readiness program in the United States. It provides comprehensive education, health, nutrition, and parent involvement services to low-income children and their families.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Head_Start


Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 23:53
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 70
Grading comment
Thank you very much.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  RHELLER
6 mins

agree  Woodstock
23 mins

agree  humbird
24 mins

agree  Paola Giardina
34 mins

agree  Sophia Hundt
44 mins

agree  xxxAlfa Trans
1 hr

agree  Lori Dendy-Molz: Also for rural and economically distressed areas.
1 hr

agree  conejo: The Head Start program often has school buses just for their programs, to pick up the kids and take them to the program
1 hr

agree  Caryl Swift
2 hrs

agree  Will Matter
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