A bond is a financial guarantee by a surety company that work will be completed as described in a contract. This resource can be used by program directors and their facilities planning teams to understand the relevant requirements for bonding. Most construction contractors are familiar with the process of obtaining surety bonds.

Self-Assessment: Your Annual Journey

Self-Assessment: Your Annual Journey takes you on a road trip with the Moving Forward Head Start program. It begins with the transition from ongoing monitoring to self-assessment and ends with a move back into the program planning cycle.

Best Practices for Self-Assessment

A best practice is a method that has been shown to give high-quality results. These best practices can help you design and conduct an effective SelfAssessment process. It is wise to hear the advice of others who have tried something before you. It does not prohibit you from “taking your own path,” and there are typically some useful best practices you can adopt.