Get on Twitter!

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.

Using Social Media for Your Program

Dr. Bergeron sends a love note to a remote Alaskan Head Start program in her latest vlog. She also shares some strategies to get programs on social media and reminds them of a resource already at their disposal.

Using Social Media to Engage Families

Explore this guide to learn how to reach diverse families through social media. Use the tips, resources, and planning tool to assess and inform how your program uses social media.

Improving Communication Skills

Explore best practices for how child care health consultants can maintain collaborative partnerships with early care and education programs.

Let's Talk About Following the Baby

Learn about the importance of following very young children’s leads as they explore their environment. Find out key ways to communicate with infants and toddlers as they learn about their world.

Communication

Communication is at the heart of leadership and includes relationship-building. An effective communication system connects stakeholders, as well as the 10 Head Start management systems. Each person involved in the organization has something to contribute to the whole. This includes managers, teachers, parents, governing body members, and others. Communication is integral to building the relationships we need to work together toward success. As a leader, it is your responsibility to foster these relationships. You need to promote and model strong, positive communication among all stakeholders.

Communication

Discover resources that highlight the importance of effective internal and external communication and provide strategies for enhancing your communication system.