Use these posters to support families with toddlers. Share these tips for how parents can to help them support toddlers' social and emotional development.
Use these posters to support families with infants. Share tips for how parents can support infants' social and emotional development.
Explore the specific regulations in the Head Start Act and the Head Start Program Performance Standards that grantees should consider when they want to purchase, construct, or renovate a facility using Head Start grant funds. Use this facilities guidance resource to support the development and analysis of facilities applications in regard to these regulations.
Head Start leaders must develop systems to address the maintenance needs and repair schedules of their facilities. These systems can have significant budgetary implications and should be approached with the same care one would take with any major purchase. Use this facilities guidance tool to help with data-informed decision-making in implementing sound business practices.
Explore this infographic about how families and Head Start programs staff work together to serve young children with special needs.
Policy Statement on Inclusion of Children with Disabilities in Early Childhood Programs
Explore this activity calendar for families includes month-by-month activity lists for supporting the kindergarten transition in the year prior to kindergarten entry.
Teachers can use this activity calendar to find ideas to support children and families during their Head Start-to-kindergarten transitions.
Share these posters with families to help them identify daily routines and learn how to increase positive social and emotional support throughout the day.
Nationwide, early childhood programs are being encouraged to implement policies to reduce and eliminate preschool expulsion.