Public policies are directly affecting the teacher of early childhood classes in our recessive contemporary society, and generally in negative ways. With the degeneration of our economy on both a state and federal level, educational programs that were slated for younger groups, are being severely cut back or discontinued in many cases. Federal funding for head start programs has been cancelled. State programs as well, will not be able to fund the head start program because in the 'big picture', most schools feel that they are expendable in the 'grand scheme' of education. In other words, many other programs and features of education are much more important than they. Pre-K programs are being eliminated in many districts all over the country, due to lack of funds. In other regions, they are being drastically reduced, so that the children may be going a half day instead of a whole day. Even Kindergarten, once considered a 'must' by most school districts, is being cut back. The salary of teachers ...
In approximately 650 words, this solution describes how public policies might affect teachers in early childhood education, as well as their impact on the students' learning and development.
Creating a Social Program
I need to create a social program for my Public Policy Development in Health and Human Services class. Other than the text I am looking for websites or books that could give examples of the stages of development: the problem to be addressed, analysis, policy elements, financing, staffing, and evaluation. Just looking for examples of how other programs were developed so I can get a jump start.View Full Posting Details