Head Start Policy and Regulations

Detailed Summary of Proposed Changes

The summaries below provide more detail about the proposed changes to Head Start Program Performance Standards (HSPPS) across key topics. A complete description of the proposed changes described in each summary can be found in relevant sections of the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) published in the Federal Register. The preamble of the NPRM provides more of the reasoning and research that supports each of the proposed changes.