Sharing Stories of Head Start Staff

Please share your story with us below. All submitted stories will be posted on the ECLKC. We will select several exemplary stories to share with the Head Start community. We want to hear and share stories of Head Start staff as part of our 50th anniversary celebration and to show the many ways they foster the development of our children.

Veronica Edmond

"... I’m a witness that Head Start works. I have been employed for 40 years and I still maintain employment with Lutheran Services Florida (LSF) Head Start." Veronica Edmond, Head Start teacher, Pahokee, FL

Oscar Dominguez

"With a hand up from programs like Head Start, I was able to graduate near the top of my Texas public high school class, from Stanford University, and from the Master in Business Administration program at San Francisco State." Oscar Dominguez, former Head Start student, Oakland, CA

Janice G. Hill

"So many times, our Head Start parents focus on the well-being of their child, and many times neglect their own health and well-being." Janice G. Hill, Head Start employee, Southfield, MI

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Last Updated: March 22, 2017