Bring a Principal to Your Head Start Program

Fall is here! Dr. B encourages Head Start site leaders to invite receiving school principals to their programs for the October "Bring a Principal to Head Start" celebration.

Starting the Program Year Strong

School has begun! Dr. B taps the new-year energy to encourage discovery of new resources and engagement in successful K–12 collaborative efforts.

Back to School

In this vlog, Dr. B shares her personal and professional philosophy on teaching: Achievement, Respect, Freedom, and Fun (ARFF).

Introduction to MyPeers

Learn how to use MyPeers, an Office of Head Start virtual learning network. Find out ways to connect, exchange ideas, and share resources with early childhood colleagues from around the country.

Resetting for the Coming Year

In this vlog, Dr. B encourages Head Start leaders to motivate their staff during the summer. She highlights program priorities to consider and asks grantees to share in-service ideas on Twitter using #HSmotivators.

2019 Tribal Consultations

The Office of Head Start is holding 2019 Tribal Consultations with leaders of Tribal Governments operating American Indian and Alaska Native Head Start and Early Head Start programs. Explore this page for dates, times, locations, contact information, and more.

Get on Twitter!

In her May vlog, Dr. B shares Home at Head Start updates and highlights how local early childhood education systems can collaborate. She also encourages Head Start programs and staff to join her on Twitter.

Preventing Child Maltreatment

Child maltreatment can happen in any setting. Head Start programs need leadership, support for staff, and training to make sure children are safe from harm while in our care.

Discover What Head Start Offers

Learn more about the comprehensive services Head Start provides to more than a million children and their families each year.