Head Start

Head Start programs work but need changes

Head Start’s comprehensive, two-generational approach helps children be socially and academically prepared for kindergarten and parents to reach goals of adult... Read more »

Oct. 12, 2014


It's time to consider Head Start 3.0

Head Start began as a key component of the War on Poverty. After nearly 50 years, however, the nature of poverty in America has changed. Read more »

Oct. 1, 2014


Is Utah really the best managed state? What would the poor say?

Gov. Gary Herbert and state legislative leaders tout Utah as the “best managed state” in the nation. The governor said the state’s strong economy is... Read more »

July 6, 2014


The problem with Halloween, from a dad's perspective

The problem is that a lot of times we parents give pop culture a huge head start with our kids. Read more »

Oct. 31, 2013

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How the federal shutdown is affecting education

The federal government shutdown hasn't caused major problems for K-12 schools and higher education yet. If it continues, however, funding streams could dry up. Read more »

Oct. 4, 2013


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