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Valentine, Jeanette

Works: 3 works in 23 publications in 1 language and 1,389 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Abstracts  History 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: LC4091, 371.967
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Jeanette Valentine
Project Head Start : a legacy of the War on Poverty by Edward Zigler( Book )

10 editions published between 1979 and 1997 in English and held by 1,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book aims to provide a comprehensive history and analysis of the operation and evolution of Project Head Start. The volume consists of 23 original articles covering program history, the preschool education and developmental components of Head Start, and Head Start program development and evaluation. In Part One, the historical roots of Head Start, the intellectual and political climate of the 1960s, leadership within the Johnson Administration and the role of early planners and administrators are discussed. An overview of the program's first decade in operation is provided. Philosophy, implementation, curriculum models and educational assessment of preschool education within Head Start are explored in Part Two. Part Three focuses on health, mental health and social services as part of a comprehensive developmental program. Additionally, the social context of parent involvement and career development are delineated. In Part Four, special field projects among American Indians, Puerto Ricans and residents of the Trust Territory are briefly discussed as well as program development and administration. Part Five describes and presents findings of project evaluations. Parent perspectives on the program are also presented. Finally, project theory and practice are critiqued and problems of program evaluation are indicated. A bibliography consisting of materials on Head Start published between 1965 and 1975 is included. (Author/RH)
Substance abuse prevention in multicultural communities by Jeanette Valentine( Book )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This insightful volume describes a sample of prevention demonstration projects of the Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (CSAP). Substance Abuse Prevention in Multicultural Communities illuminates various aspects of prevention theory, practice, and research with a focus on the design, implementation, adaptation, and outcome of specific demonstration programs. Researchers work with prevention professionals to describe, measure, and intensify effects of interventions upon both intermediate problems and the ultimate long-term goal of decreasing substance abuse. Chapters in Substance
A black professional seminar marketing plan by Jeanette Valentine( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.32 (from 0.30 for Project He ... to 0.83 for A black pr ...)

Substance abuse prevention in multicultural communities
Alternative Names
Valentine, Jeanette M.

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