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

Parent Interview: Tess Dunlap

Parents set the stage for their child's learning in many ways. While attending the National Head Start Association 37th Annual Parent Conference in San Jose, California, Tess Dunlap and Jarma Wrighten, ECLKC For Parents Content Expert, discussed the role of parent as teacher in the home. Tess, a former Head Start parent and current staff member, talks about how she coped with a crisis situation in the home and how she was aided by Head Start support and resources to help teach her child and to achieve her goals.

National Head Start Association 37th Annual Parent Conference, San Jose, CA. Parent Interview: Tess Dunlap. HHS/ACF/OHS. 2010. English. Streaming video. 00:04:52.

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