Find out how to use data to enhance father engagement activities in Head Start and Early Head programs. Review strategies for supporting continuous learning and quality improvement.
Learn how to use professional development to enhance father engagement in Head Start and Early Head Start programs. Reflect on examples and consider useful tips for administrators, supervisors, and staff.
Explore strategies to expand program leadership practices related to father engagement in Head Start and Early Head Start programs. Discover opportunities for practice and reflection.
Learn how staff can build strong, meaningful, and authentic relationships with fathers in Head Start and Early Head Start programs. This guide includes engagement strategies and ideas for practice and reflection.
This resource highlights the five ways fathers already support their child's learning each day.
Review this infographic to learn about the importance of the father-child relationship and what Head Start and Early Head Start programs can do to support it.
Early Head Start (EHS) staff engage pregnant mothers and expectant families as they prepare for their new baby. Connecting families to comprehensive prenatal care, such as nutrition education, oral health care, and mental health supports, is all part of the process. This includes engaging fathers from the beginning. Understanding what to expect during pregnancy and after the birth can help young families feel better prepared to face parenthood.
Staff can use this module to learn how to work alongside and engage fathers in early care and education programs.
Explore these resources to learn ways to enhance your program’s father engagement efforts.
Explore ways to engage fathers in children's development. These quick strategies can enhance father engagement efforts in early childhood programs.