Profiles of School Readiness among 4-Year-Old Head Start Children

Research BriefEarly ChildhoodOct 1 2012

Child age, family structure, parental educational attainment, classroom quality and teacher’s level of educational attainment emerged as important factors associated with stability and change in profile membership over the 4-year-old Head Start year, but receipt of social services through Head Start was not associated with stability or change in profile membership.