Learn about the value of the reflecting the cultures of the community in the recruitment, hiring, and support of program staff. Review strategies that build program capacity to reflect and affirm community culture.
Use these resources to reinforce the organization’s commitment to operating ethically. This includes building a culture that demonstrates diversity, inclusion, and equity to improve the quality of life for everyone in the workplace and their families.
Watch this informational webinar to learn more about the proposed changes to the Head Start Program Performance Standards to support staff wages, benefits, and wellness.
Watch this informational webinar to learn about the overview of the proposed changes to the Head Start Program Performance Standards and the comment period process.
Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) on Supporting the Head Start Workforce and Consistent Quality Programming – Public Comment Period
Log Number: ACF-PI-OHS-23-04 | Issuance Date: 11/20/2023
Learn more how the structure of a virtual community of practice (CoP) helped participants discover key components needed to support a diverse early childhood education workforce.
Learn ways to support early childhood staff from diverse backgrounds. Hear about resources that can help programs better serve children and families from different cultural and linguistic backgrounds.
Use this resource to learn how to support a diverse early childhood education workforce as it serves children and families from diverse backgrounds. Find state examples, toolkits, presentations, and more.
Program directors and human resource managers can use this fact sheet to ensure that their personnel policies do not discriminate against qualified individuals with disabilities, particularly in job application procedures.
Grantees and delegates agencies will find this resource beneficial in developing their personnel policies and procedures.
Program managers need to be aware of the different laws that impact the hiring process, whether it is for full-time or part-time employees, or for staff working under contract. This fact sheet looks at federal policies related to Affirmative Action and employment hiring.