11th National Fatherhood and Families Conference, Los Angeles, CA

Parent Interview: Eduardo Javier

Parents set the stage for their child’s learning in many ways. Eduardo Javier, a Head Start father, discusses the role of parent as teacher in the home. Eduardo shares that he and his wife enrolled their children in Head Start after immigrating from Mexico, and that the program was just the help they needed. He also says that Head Start has helped him to better communicate with his children and has inspired him to become a family advocate.

11th National Fatherhood and Families Conference. Parent Interview: Eduardo Javier. HHS/ACF/OHS. 2010. English. Streaming video. 00:05:23.

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Last Updated: January 6, 2017