36th Annual National Head Start Training Conference

Parent Interview: Yolanda Yancey

Parents set the stage for their child's learning in many ways. During the National Head Start Conference in Orlando, Florida, Yolanda Yancey, a Special Education Coordinator and parent of a child with a disability spoke with For Parents Content Expert, Jarma Wrighten about the role of "parent as teacher" in the home. Yolanda shared how her role has helped her support her son and how her experience as a parent of a child with a disability has allowed her to help other Head Start families. 

36th Annual National Training Conference. Parent Interview: Yolanda Yancey. HHS/ACF/OHS. 2009. English. Streaming Video. 00:07:03.

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Last Updated: January 6, 2017