Office of Head Start Blog

Dr. Deborah Bergeron

Get on Twitter!

By Dr. Deborah Bergeron

In her May vlog, Dr. B shares Home at Head Start updates and highlights how local early childhood education systems can collaborate. She also encourages Head Start programs and staff to join her on Twitter.

Dr. Deborah Bergeron

Preventing Child Maltreatment

By Dr. Deborah Bergeron

Child maltreatment can happen in any setting. Head Start programs need leadership, support for staff, and training to make sure children are safe from harm while in our care.

Dr. Deborah Bergeron

Home at Head Start: What We Are Learning

By Dr. Deborah Bergeron

In her April vlog, Dr. Bergeron highlights several programs who share their approaches for serving families experiencing homelessness. She also answers questions about home-based services and homelessness.

Dr. Deborah Bergeron

Policy Council as Leaders in Serving Families Experiencing Homelessness

By Dr. Deborah Bergeron

In a special message to Policy Council members, Dr. Bergeron asks programs to serve more families experiencing homelessness. It includes discussion questions for Councils to consider.

Dr. Deborah Bergeron

Home Is Where the Love Is: Homelessness, Children, and Families

By Dr. Deborah Bergeron

Visit Sesame Street with Dr. Bergeron and get inspired to serve more children experiencing homelessness. Discover resources for families who need a home at Head Start.

Dr. Deborah Bergeron

Dual Language Learner Celebration Week

By Dr. Deborah Bergeron

In this vlog, Dr. Bergeron and Jennifer Amaya discuss Dual Language Learner Celebration Week, Feb. 19–22, 2019. Learn how to join in on key celebration activities.

Dr. Deborah Bergeron

Home at Head Start: Helping Families Experiencing Homelessness Access Head Start Services

By Dr. Deborah Bergeron

In the January vlog, Dr. Bergeron launches the #HomeAtHeadStart campaign. Learn how the campaign challenges Head Start programs to enroll more children and families experiencing homelessness. 

Dr. Deborah Bergeron

A Holiday Gift for Head Start Staff

By Dr. Deborah Bergeron

In December’s vlog, Dr. B sends love notes to two Head Start programs. She also gives a gift to each Head Start staff member and offers an easy tip for getting eager volunteers.