School Readiness

Early Essentials

The webisodes in this series offer key messages and helpful resources to get staff started with the youngest children and their families. Managers can use Early Essentials to design orientation experiences or staff can participate on their own.


Early Essentials Introduction

Early Essentials Introduction

Early Essentials offers information on the foundations of early childhood. With a focus on infants and toddlers, the series explores what staff in Early Head Start, Migrant and Seasonal Head Start, and child care can do to support children’s development and learning. Watch this introductory video to learn about the series and its webisodes on environments, responsive interactions, and language development.

Last Updated: March 21, 2019