March is National Reading Month and we’re celebrating with Head Start Child Literacy Ambassador Taye Diggs to promote cultural understanding through classroom reading! Find some great reading activities, two children's books that sow seeds of love and understanding and a way to share your activity with your Members of Congress!
Everything you need is here! So, pick your reading day and get started now.
As a Head Start parent, graduate, or staff that was a former parent, your story matters now more than ever! This postcard campaign to the President will enable you to quickly let the President know why Head Start matters to you. They are quick to print out and fill out.
Find detailed instructions and resources to facilitate an exciting visit by your Members of Congress to your Head Start program in 2017! You will also have access to a national map which recognizes each center visit as it happens during the 115th Congress!
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Visits by Members of Congress in the 115th Congress to a Head Start center in 2017
Press Articles about Head Start sent to Capitol Hill in 2017
Appropriations requests submitted for support of Head Start funding in Fiscal Year 2018
NHSA generated articles, opinion pieces and blogs written by alumni/supporters throughout the country in 2017 alone
Building relationships with your Member of Congress is one of the most effective advocacy tools out there. Take the opportunity to educate your Member on the importance of Head Start in 2017- it's easy! Find out more here.
NHSA members can find archives of recordings and powerpoint slides of NHSA's previous webinars. You must be an NHSA member and logged in to access this page.