Parents In Community Action, Inc. (PICA) is a private, nonprofit agency designated by the federal government to operate Head Start and Early Head Start programs in Minnesota.
Provide support and assistance to families while encouraging them to become self-sufficient. Assist teacher in classroom; assist families with concerns and needs.
Provide a developmentally appropriate environment allowing each child to learn at his/her own level and assure that the classroom is in compliance with State Licensing and Performance Standards.
The teacher is responsible for developing an atmosphere for learning that is pleasant for children, families, volunteers, and staff.