Anatomy of a Playground
Valerie Rodriguez, left, lies still as a classmate outlines her body at the Head Start program at the George Miller Children's Center in Richmond, Calif. Though well-regarded, the agency that runs the center must compete for its federal funds this year due to new program rules. —Ramin Rahimian for Education Week
Photographer Ramin Rahimian spent a morning documenting the Head Start program in Richmond, Calif. for Lesli Maxwell’s story about new federal rules that require long-time providers to compete anew to stay in business. His image captures the mysterious inner world of children at play.