The Office of Head Start (OHS) is renewing its focus on increasing families' economic stability. The National Center on Parent, Family, and Community Engagement (NCPFCE) and OHS are pleased to announce the Building Foundations for Economic Mobility Newsletter Series. Resources in these bi-monthly newsletters will help you improve your program’s efforts to help families become more financially independent and economically strong.
During the summer months, Head Start and Early Head Start programs are busy planning for the upcoming school year. In this issue, we explore one of the family outcomes in the PFCE Framework: Families as Learners. We are excited to feature resources full of ideas for how you can begin planning your program’s efforts to support families in pursuit of education and training goals.
In this issue, we focus on the work of community action agencies (CAAs) and their efforts to assist low-income families achieve economic stability.
This month, we are launching our new Building Foundations for Economic Mobility (BFEM) learning community. Also, check out our upcoming events and helpful links.
In this issue, we recap 2016 and look ahead to more exciting learning opportunities in 2017.
Find resources to help families build financial capabilities using free money management curricula. Also included are our newest resources, helpful links, and upcoming events.
Find resources to help families access adult education and workforce training that will lead to better paying jobs and career opportunities. Also included are our newest resources, helpful links, and upcoming events.
Find helpful links to materials about the topic of fathers and economic stability. Also explore the newest resources and upcoming events to assist families, including the links to on-demand webinars.
Explore handouts and recommended links from the Building Foundations for Economic Mobility webinar series. Practice engaging families during challenging conversations and find free tax help. Register for our next Building Foundations for Economic Mobility webinar.