English Language Learners, Head Start Bulletin #78

English Language Learners, Head Start Bulletin #78

Head Start has strong programmatic requirements that specifically refer to the home language, the learning of English, or the cultural background of families and children. Program staff and parents will benefit from the best practices, training models, recent research, and web-based resources identified in this issue. Sections include: The Community and Families; Educational Leaders; Teachers and Home Visitors Speak; Assessment; and Resources.



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This online tool supports home visiting staff and those who support them by presenting regulations, strategies, publications, and resources in a way that’s interactive, flexible, and adaptable to people’s needs. It offers the readerthe opportunity to read, review, rate, save, and organize material that’s engaging, supports understanding, and ultimately contributes to their expertise as home visitors and home visiting supervisors. It has been developed by the Early Head Start National Resource Center, and includes numerous resources produced by other national centers.

Prepared for the Office of Head Start, under contract # HHSP23320100009YC, by the Early Head Start National Resource Center at ZERO TO THREE.