More Head Start? Not Smart
This piece describes President Obama's plan to increase spending and availability for the Head Start program. Declaring that the program is ineffective and a fiscal waste, IBD wonders why the President wants to promote the growth of other preschool programs made in the mold of Head Start. IBD opines that the President's "goal seems to lend credence to the charge that Head Start is really just welfare and day care masquerading as educational instruction."