Program planning is one of the 10 Head Start management systems. It is key to operating an effective and high quality Head Start or Early Head Start program. This Management Matters video presentation and supporting materials focus on the Head Start Program Planning Cycle.
Watch this presentation and discover the core elements of the wheel with a focus on how each of the wheel’s components relate to the Head Start Program Performance Standards.
Watch this 15-Minutes In Service Suite video, which describes how to use ongoing assessment data when teaching children with disabilities.
This in-service suite describes ways in which administrators can support teaching staff in conducting ongoing assessment of child progress.
Watch this video podcast that introduces viewers to using focused observation with infants and toddlers and gives them an opportunity to “try out” some of the techniques discussed.
Watch this video that explains how to observe babies and record what is seen in an objective way that will help staff understand the meaning of the child's behavior.
This in-service suite shows simple ways teachers can develop and use checklists to collect data on child progress.
Watch this 15-Minutes In Service Suite video and learn how to use assessment data to inform and adjust your teaching practice.
This in-service suite describes how to collect and use anecdotal records to document child progress.
There are many ways teachers can use video in a classroom. Explore this in-service suite to learn how to use it to collect information to document child progress.