Active Supervision: A Referenced Fact Sheet

Keeping children safe is a top priority for all Head Start and Early Head Start programs. The Head Start Program Performance Standards require that “no child shall be left alone or unsupervised while under their care” (45 CFR 1304.52[i][1][iii]). But what is active supervision and how will it benefit children and staff?

Active Supervision: A Referenced Fact Sheet from The Head Start National Center on Health

Topic:Safety Practices

Keywords:Active supervisionPlaygroundsChild safetyLearning environments

Resource Type: Publication

National Centers: Early Childhood Health and Wellness

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