Use these tips and questions to guide ERSEA planning and service delivery during a pandemic.
Resources here explain how programs can make sure they have the data needed to develop criteria for selecting the neediest families and children. Explore these resources to find ideas programs can use to plan and implement selection policies and procedures.
Explore these resources for ideas programs can use to plan and implement their selection criteria.
Eligibility is a key first step in Eligibility, Recruitment, Selection, Enrollment, and Attendance (ERSEA) services. Learn how to identify and enroll children and families with the greatest need for Head Start.
Learn how to use thoughtful selection policies and procedures for programs to identify and enroll children who may benefit from Head Start services. Find tips and questions to help to guide this process.
This Standards in Action vignette looks at Head Start Program Performance Standard 45 CFR §1302.14(b). Review eligibility and selection requirements for children with disabilities.
A video for the Head Start Showcase: Eligibility and Selection.