Using Goals to Focus Observations

Goals for children’s development and learning provide a structure for framing observations. Find out about sources of goals and school readiness goals.

Goal-setting with Fathers

Find out how to partner with both parents and discover the goals fathers have for their children and themselves.

Preschool Teachers

Teachers know and understand the broad range of content areas and the developmental expectations (i.e., social and emotional, cognitive, expressive and receptive language, motor, adaptive, and English language development) appropriate for young children as outlined by the Head Start Early Learning Framework. Teachers consider what they want children to know, understand, and be able to do using the five essential domains.