Implementing Even Start-Home Visiting (Birth to Age 5)

Implementation support is not currently available for the model as reviewed.

Implementation last updated: 2013

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Where to find out more

Deborah Spitz
Office of Early Learning
U.S. Department of Education
400 Maryland Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20202-6200
Phone: (202) 260-3793
Fax: (202) 260-8969

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Recommended further reading

The following references were sources for the implementation profile or were recommended by the program developer for further reading.

U.S. Department of Education. (2001). Guide to quality: Even Start Family Literacy program implementation and continuous improvement. Washington, DC: Author. Retrieved March 3, 2011, from

U.S. Department of Education. (2003). Guidance for the William F. Goodling Even Start Family Literacy programs. Retrieved March 3, 2011, from

U.S. Department of Education. (2010). Even Start state coordinators and federal administration contacts. Retrieved March 3, 2011, from

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