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Happy Birthday, Head Start!

Sara Mead

U.S. News and World Report

May 23, 2017

""We have taken up the age-old challenge of poverty and we don't intend to lose generations of our children to this enemy of the human race," President Lyndon B. Johnson said 52 years ago Thursday when launching the Head Start program. More than half a century on, Head Start has provided early childhood development and comprehensive services to millions of children and currently serves nearly 1 million."