Organizational Leadership

Foundation I: Values, Regulations, and Decision-Making

In this Head Start A to Z, 2.0 training module, learn about Head Start’s underlying tenets and practice decision-making based on the Head Start Program Performance Standards (HSPPS). Explore Head Start's core values, the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), the Head Start Act, and the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM), the process that explains how federal regulations are developed. The section concludes with an overview of the entire HSPPS.

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Last Updated: July 3, 2019