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Mission Statement

To engage young people in service to work toward the day that every child in America will enter school prepared to succeed.

Description

Jumpstart recruits and supports college students as part-time AmeriCorps members to provide individualized attention to young children struggling in Head Start and other preschool programs. Jumpstart focuses on three integrated program areas: building School Success for young children through an emphasis on literacy and social skills; encouraging strong Family Involvement; and developing a new generation of well-trained early childhood Future Teachers.

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http://www.jstart.org

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