Head Start programs that serve pregnant women and families with infants and toddlers should develop a performance measurement plan. Program managers and evaluation staff can learn how to develop a plan that includes existing screening and assessment experiences required by the Head Start Program Performance Standards. Profiles of screening and assessment instruments and a checklist for choosing the correct screening and assessment tool are included.
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.