Watch this webinar to discover ways to minimize face-to-face contact and travel as your program responds to coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
Hear from Office of Head Start leadership as they discuss the impacts of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID 19) on grantee operations. They also answer questions related to COVID-19 prevention and response.
Dr. Bergeron and Dr. Marco Beltran discuss strategies for managing infectious disease. Head Start programs can follow local guidance and use federal guidance to support their decision-making.
FY 2020 Quality Funding for Head Start Programs and Supporting Children and Families Impacted by Trauma
Watch this webinar for an overview of the $250 million in Quality Improvement funding appropriated to Head Start programs in fiscal year 2020, including allowable uses of funds to support a trauma-informed approach.
Dr. Bergeron and Dr. Sangeeta Parikshak explore the ways Head Start programs can improve how they serve children affected by trauma. Learn more about the #HeadStartHeals campaign.
Dual Language Learner Celebration Week 2020 runs Feb. 18–21! A series of professional development courses will be presented to support all Head Start staff serving dual language learners from birth to 5.
Dr. Bergeron and Amanda Bryans discuss the origins of Early Head Start and the impact of the program on parents, infants, and toddlers since it began 25 years ago.
Happy 25th birthday, Early Head Start (EHS)! This video celebrates EHS programs and recognizes their support of parents and America’s youngest children.
Happy birthday, Early Head Start (EHS)! In this video, Dr. Bergeron kicks off a year-long celebration of EHS programs. She highlights their impact in supporting parents and America's youngest children.
Find out how the Office of Head Start is addressing the opioid crisis and other substance use disorders. In this video, Dr. B discusses how Head Start programs can support children who are affected by substance use.