Tools and Resources
Strategic planning is key to successful programming. In this updated version of Foundations for Excellence, explore new insights and resources for program planning and data-informed decision-making.
Learn more about Head Start program systems. Find out how they can work together to create a predictable planning process.
Learn how the Foundations for Excellence, 2nd Edition supports strategic program planning and data-informed decision-making. Explore the guide’s core messages and discover ways to use it as a training tool.
View this narrated presentation to learn about the program planning cycle’s step-by-step process. Programs should consider this process as they plan and implement responsive services.
Use this tool to determine your program's readiness for planning and implementing an Early Head Start or Early Head Start-Child Care Partnership program.
A comprehensive community-wide planning process is key to assessing a community’s needs, strengths, and resources. Explore this standard to learn how programs should use this process.
Last Updated: June 27, 2019