BEEP - The Brookline Early Education Project Follow-up Study - Boston College







General Links of Interest
The Brookline Early Education Project (Ongoing in Brookline Schools)
Children's Hospital Boston

Links to Major Studies like BEEP
High Scope (Michigan)
The Carolina Abecedarian Project (Overview)
The Carolina Abecedarian Project (Details

Publications related to BEEP

Hauser-Cram, P., Pierson,D., Klein Walker, D., & Tivnan, T. (1991). Early Education
   in the Public Schools: Lessons from a Comprehensive Birth to Kindergarten Program.
   San Francisco: Jossey-Bass. 
   Click here to purchase this book

Palfrey J. s., Levine M.D .& Pierson D .E. ( 1984 ). Antecedents of middle 
   childhood Performance. In: Levine MD , Satz p ( eds. ). Middle Childhood,
   Baltimore: University Park Press. 

Palfrey J.S. (1986). Interdisciplinary involvement in child care: a model program. 
   In: Guzenhauser N, Caldwell EM ( eds. ). Group Care for Young Children
   Johnson & Johnson Baby Products Co . 

Palfrey J.S. & Handelsman, A (1990). Early childhood group care programs: 
   health care implications. In Eisenrerg & Schorr (eds.). Children in a Changing
   Health System Baltimore
, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press. 

Levine M.D. & Palfrey IS. (1982). The health impact of early childhood programs:
   Perspectives from the Brookline Early Education Project. In Leaning from
Washington, DC: National Academy Press,. 

Palfrey J.S. (1994) Community Child Health: An Action Plan for Today
   Hartford, CT: Praeger. (See chapter 8.). 

Pierson, D.E. Walker, D.K & Tivnan, T. (1984) A school-based program from infancy
   to kindergarten for children and their parents. Personnel and Guidance Journal.

Pierson, D.E. et al. (1983). The impact of early education measured by classroom
   observations and teacher ratings of children in kindergarten. Evaluation Review.

Swartz, J.P. & Walker, D.K (1984). The relationship between teacher ratings of
   kindergarten classroom skills and second-grade achievement scores: an 
   analysis of gender difference. Journal of School Psychology, 22. 209-217. 

Tivnan, T. Lessons from the evaluation of the Brookline early education project. ( 1988).
   In H.E. Weiss and F.H. Jacobs, ( eds. ) Evaluating Early Childhood Demonstration
. Hawthorne, N. Y. : Aldine. 

Walker, D.K., Butler, J.A., & Bender, A. (1989). Children's health and care and the
   schools. In M.J. Schlesinger and L. Eisenberg (eds.) Children in a Changing Health
   System: Assessments and proposals for Reform
. Baltimore, MD: John Hopkins
   University Press. 

Weiss, H.B. (1989). State family support and education programs: lessons from the
   pioneers. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 59. 32-48.


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