This resource supports Step One of the School Readiness Action Steps as outlined by the Office of Head Start. Early Head Start program staff can use it to learn more about the unique characteristics of infants and toddlers that should be considered when developing a program's school readiness goals. It also provides examples of school readiness goals for infants and toddlers related to the five essential domains of the Head Start Child Development and Early Learning Framework.
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.