Explore this collection of resources that support collaboration between the Office of Head Start (OHS) and public schools to improve the transition to kindergarten.
Check out this summary of successful transitions to kindergarten activities that were planned and implemented by the teams in the Head Start-Public Schools Collaboration Demonstration Project (CDP).
Take a look at this guide to learn how programs can implement strategies to ensure access and continuity of services to fathers in Head Start and Early Head Start programs.
In this video, Dr. Bergeron and Barbara Duffield, executive director of Schoolhouse Connections, talk about ways Head Start programs can best support families experiencing homelessness during the coronavirus crisis.
Every year, more than 320,000 Head Start children enter kindergarten. In this video, Dr. B discusses how efforts to support the transition to kindergarten can continue for all Head Start 4-year-olds in 2020.
Explore tips to prepare for and welcome back children with disabilities or suspected delays and their families once the program reopens. Find related resources and considerations.
Find strategies and resources to help infants, toddlers, and their families transition back to the Early Head Start program as it reopens.
Explore strategies and resources for supporting children's learning and development through the transition to in-person programming.
Review a list of resources—including practical guides, special topics, and research— that offer support to families during the kindergarten transition process