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Statement: House Appropriations Subcommittee Passage of Labor, Health &Human Services, Education FY 2017 Funding Bill

Today, the House Appropriations Subcommittee for Labor Health & Human Services, Education, and related Agencies passed their FY 17 funding bill.  Despite the bill cutting $570 million overall from last year’s FY 16 level, the bill included a $141.6 million increase for Head Start and Early Head Start allocated to support programs and the Head Start Workforce meet rising operating costs through a Cost of Living Adjustment. The following statement should be attributed to Yasmina Vinci:

Head Start Association Sees Potential Issues Ahead

from POLITICO's Morning Education newsletter:

Save the Date for the 50th Anniversary Head Start Block Party!

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Teacher Appreciation Week

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National Head Start Association and Animal Welfare Institute Announce Partnership

The National Head Start Association (NHSA) has partnered with  The Animal Welfare Institute (AWI)  to make available copies of two of its children’s publications, Kamie Cat's Terrible Night and Pablo Puppy’s Search for the Perfect Person, to Head Start classrooms and centers nationwide.


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