Foundations for Excellence

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Foundations for Excellence: A Guide for Five-Year Planning and Continuous Improvement, 2nd Edition, highlights how sound planning practices support effective Head Start programs. In Head Start, the planning system is an essential part of program operations. Use this comprehensive guide to learn what Head Start expects from programs’ strategic planning. Explore a range of planning topics to support programs’ successful completion of the Head Start grant application. Discover ways to ensure that programming is responsive to community needs throughout the five-year grant period.

Select the links below to download the topics of most interest to you. You can also download the entire guide.