Jack McCurdy

Jack McCurdy
California Correspondent,
Chronicle of Higher Education

Jack McCurdy was a reporter for the Los Angeles Times for 20 years and was California correspondent for the Chronicle of Higher Education from 1980 to 2000. He was also a member of the Times’ staff who won the Pulitzer Prize for coverage of the Watts Riots in 1965, and in 1968 was awarded the “International Reading Association Print Media Award” in recognition of outstanding reporting in newspapers, magazines, and wire services. He is the author of two books and several extensive papers dealing with education issues.

updated 1995

Publications by Jack McCurdy
California's History in Child Care and Development
Another new curriculum manual is Kids' Time: A School­ Age Care Program Guide, which grew out of discussions at a national conference on Block Grant funding about the lack of materials on school-age childcare, an expanding field for latchkey…