National Head Start Association 37th Annual Parent Conference, San Jose, CA

Parent Interview: LaShuntala Heckard

Parents set the stage for their child's learning in many ways. During the National Head Start Association 37th Annual Parent Conference in San Jose, California, LaShuntala Heckard, a first time Head Start parent, and Jarma Wrighten, ECLKC For Parents Content Expert, discussed the role of parent as teacher in the home. LaShautala talks about how working in Head Start has given her the opportunity to interact with other parents and to reinforce her child’s learning at home.

National Head Start Association 37th Annual Parent Conference, San Jose, CA. Parent Interview: LaShuntala Heckard. HHS/ACF/OHS. 2010. English. Streaming Video. 00:05:47.

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