Coaching Companion Overview

In this video, learn more about the Head Start Coaching Companion. Discover ways programs can use the online coaching tool to support professional development.

Retaining Child Care Partners

Maintaining child care partners is an important part of being an Early Head Start-Child Care Partnership grantee. Explore the ways one grantee is building long-lasting partnerships.

A Day in the Life of a Coach

Learn ways to prepare for the Practice-Based Coaching cycle. Also, find out what to consider for a coach's daily schedule. Explore the day in the life of a coach. Find tips and strategies to help coaches support early care and education staff.

Practice-Based Coaching (PBC)

Practice-Based Coaching (PBC) uses a cyclical process supports teachers’ use of effective teaching practices leading to positive outcomes for children. PBC occurs in the context of collaborative partnerships.

Head Start Coaching Companion

Early care and education staff and providers can use the Head Start Coaching Companion, which is a video sharing and coaching feedback application. It helps coaches and coaches and peer-coaching teams work together, even between coach visits or from a distance.