Head Start Stories

ACDS, Inc. recognizes that culture isn't just a list of holidays or shared recipes, religious traditions, or language; it is a lived experience unique to each individual.

– Head Start program, Moreauville, LA

Tulsa Educare, as a grantee, seeks to respectfully integrate our local culture into our schools, and each of our schools seeks to integrate their respective neighborhood culture into the program.

– Head Start program, Tulsa, OK

CSO Head Start has a yearly training for all employees on cultural sensitivity that includes a brief class on Spanish phrases that are useful to the staff.

– Head Start program, Hot Springs, AR

I wanted to take time to celebrate these wonderful families and to show that Head Start impacts children and their families for a lifetime.

– Head Start teacher, Hollywood, FL

With encouragement and support from the teachers, I went to school and became a Head Start teacher.

– transportation coordinator and family service worker, Kingsford, MI