Learn more about the Head Start Program Performance Standards as they relate to interim services. Identify ways to put these standards into practice.
Learn to identify appropriate practices for meeting the Head Start Program Performance Standards on staff qualifications.
Any program is only as good as its people. A strong human resources system ensures that staff and volunteers have the credentials and competencies needed to provide quality services to children and families.
A video for the Head Start Program Performance Standards 2017.
Learn about the laws and regulations grantees must comply with and the forms they must complete when they purchase, construct, or renovate a facility.
Explore services for children with suspected disabilities who are not eligible under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).
Head Start Act and Head Start Program Performance Standard
Before or during the first three months of employment, training and orientation should detail health and safety issues for early care and education settings. All directors or program administrators and caregivers/teachers should document receipt of training.