head start http://wemu.org en Ypsilanti Head Start School Honors Charles Eugene Beatty http://wemu.org/post/ypsilanti-head-start-school-honors-charles-eugene-beatty <p><a href="http://www.emich.edu/coe/hall/2011.html">Charles Eugene Beatty</a> is being honored by the Washtenaw County Intermediate School District for his contributions to education in Michigan. The district will renames its Head Start building&nbsp; in Ypsilanti after the late educator.</p><p></p><p>Ronnie Peterson is a Washtenaw County Commissioner. He says Beatty is a historic figure and worthy of praise for his contributions to education. Beatty played a role in early childhood study programs that eventually lead to the creation of Head Start, and was inducted into the Michigan Education Hall of Fame in 1985.</p><p><strong>audio pending:</strong><br><br> Mon, 26 Aug 2013 17:21:54 +0000 Taylor Pinson 34109 at http://wemu.org Ypsilanti Head Start School Honors Charles Eugene Beatty County Will Run Head Start One More Year http://wemu.org/post/county-will-run-head-start-one-more-year <p>Washtenaw County commissioners have approved&nbsp; a grant</p><p>application and plan to keep the Head Start program for</p><p>one more year.</p> Fri, 13 Jul 2012 11:58:50 +0000 Andrew Cluley 16496 at http://wemu.org County to Continue Managing Head Start http://wemu.org/post/county-continue-managing-head-start <p>Washtenaw County will manage Head Start program one more year.</p> Fri, 04 May 2012 17:45:46 +0000 Andrew Cluley 13409 at http://wemu.org