National Head Start Association

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Head Start is fifty!

From August 2014 through June 2015, the Head Start community - and the nation -  will celebrate our shared commitment to giving America’s most vulnerable children a window of opportunity unlike any other.

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2014 Fall Leadership Institute

Between September 28 and October 2, nearly 500 Head Start, Early Head Start, and other early learning professionals will gather in Washington, D.C. for the 2014 NHSA Fall Leadership Institute. We will explore how we can leverage Head Start’s 50-year history of innovation to address emerging challenges and opportunities.

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The Early Head Start - Child Care Partnership Project


The Early Head Start-Child Care Partnership Project is a collaborative effort led by the National Head Start Association in cooperation with other early childhood care and education practitioners and organizations of practitioners to realize successful partnerships between Early Head Start and child care providers that expand access to high quality comprehensive care for at-risk children and their families.

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Are You a Head Start Alumnus/alumna? We need your help!




If you are an alum or your child attended Head Start, join us in a national campaign to encourage all former Head Start children and parents to identify themselves.

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Head Start in the News


Updates


NHSA Announces Partnership with Imagination Foundation and Lakeshore Learning

06/25/2014

The National Head Start Association and the Imagination Foundation,...
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NHSA Teams up with Sesame Workshop and Ounce of Prevention Fund for New Initiative

06/24/2014

SESAME WORKSHOP AND OUNCE OF PREVENTION FUND TEAM UP FOR NEW PARENT...
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National Head Start Association Issues Statement on Senate Committee Passage of the Strong Start for America’s Children Act

05/14/2014

Today, the Senate Health, Education, Labor & Pensions Committee,...
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Aspen Institute Names NHSA to National Network to Disrupt Poverty for Children and Parents

04/29/2014

Aspen Institute Names National Head Start Association to National...
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Events


2014 Fall Leadership Institute

09/28/14 - 10/02/2014

Washington DC
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