Head Start Curriculum Fidelity

Head Start administrators and education staff can review this document to understand and explore curriculum fidelity.

Curriculum Scope and Sequence

An organized developmental scope and sequence outlines what the early childhood curriculum focuses on. It also shows how the plans and materials support children at different stages of development.

Research-Based Curriculum

A research-based early childhood curriculum is in line with current studies and best practices on how children develop and learn. It is content-rich and focuses on domain-specific, developmentally appropriate content and skills.