Watch this webinar to learn about the role of Head Start programs in reporting health and safety incidents. Find out about resources to train and support staff to build a program-wide culture of safety and wellness.
Early childhood programs keep children safe when their facilities, materials, and equipment are hazard-free and all staff use safety practices such as active supervision. Find resources to help staff and families reduce the number and severity of childhood injuries everywhere that children learn and grow. Discover tips for use at home, in cars and buses, on the playground, and in all early childhood settings.
Emergencies can have serious effects on the mental health of staff, children, and families. Learn concrete strategies to use when preparing for and responding to emergencies from a mental health perspective.
Learn about COVID-19 vaccines for children younger than 5. Presenters also offer guidance on strategies for promoting health and safety during the pandemic, including recommendations for isolation and quarantine.
This webinar explores the connection between our family, culture, and experiences and the way we discipline children. Learn positive discipline strategies and how to manage personal reactions to children’s behavior.
Active supervision helps programs create safe learning environments by taking a systematic approach to child supervision. This webinar introduces the concept and tips for implementing active supervision strategies.
Eye injuries in children are common, but most are preventable. Review these tips on preventing eye injuries and responding when they happen.
Use this checklist to gather information after a major disaster. This can inform your recovery efforts so you can make sure that the facility is safe for the return of the children in your care.
Watch this webinar to learn how to protect vulnerable children and support at-risk families.
Follow the recommendations in this printable poster to reduce the risk of injury while caring for young children.
iLookOut provides an online professional development course for mandated reporters designed specifically for early childhood staff and providers. Read this FAQ to learn more about the course, who should take it, and how to access it.