This webinar explores the connection between our family, culture, and experiences and the way we discipline children. Learn positive discipline strategies and how to manage personal reactions to children’s behavior.
Everyone who works in a Head Start program is a mandated reporter. Reporting suspected child abuse and neglect can protect children and help connect them to support services. Use these resources to learn more about child abuse and neglect, how to safely submit a report, and to find training opportunities.
Watch this webinar to learn how to protect vulnerable children and support at-risk families.
Everyone who works in Head Start and Early Head Start programs is a mandated reporter of suspected child abuse and neglect. View this collection of resources to learn more and find professional development opportunities.
iLookOut provides an online professional development course for mandated reporters designed specifically for early childhood staff and providers. Read this FAQ to learn more about the course, who should take it, and how to access it.
Learn to recognize oral health signs of physical and sexual abuse and explore resources to help Head Start staff work with families to prevent child maltreatment.
Use this resource to learn how to serve and support families experiencing domestic violence where child maltreatment may also be a concern. Review how to file a child abuse report safely, if necessary.
Explore how Head Start and Early Head Start programs can partner with vital child welfare agencies. Learn the ways they work together to protect children and strengthen families.
Learn the importance of keeping children safe from harm. Find out ways to help protect children from abuse and maltreatment, both in early education settings and at home.
Watch this video to learn about abusive head trauma. Discover prevention strategies to reduce the risks in early education settings.
It is important to address ways to reduce risk for accidents, injuries, and maltreatment in group environments. Watch this video series to learn strategies to keep children safe in early education settings.