July 25 - 27, 2016
Accelerating Performance in Early Childhood Education
December 5 - December 8, 2016
Program Book Download the Program Book NHSA’s Parent, Staff, and Leadership Training Conference is the only national event that focuses on how communities, parents, families, and Head Start program staff can best partner to promote both parent and family engagement and children’s learning and development.
April 7 - 10, 2017
January 23 - 26, 2017
IMPORTANT ADVISORYOur Institute schedule has changed so that Hill visits will now take place on TUESDAY JANUARY 24th and our schedule for the Tuesday has moved to Wednesday. This change was made after Congressional leadership announced on January 10th that they will now be out of session on the 25th.
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Measuring family engagement through parents' own words NHSA is now offering a web-based instrument that measures parent experience and the impact of early childhood programs’ engagement efforts. This innovative new tool aligns with the Office of Head Start’s Parent, Family, and Community Engagement Framework. Programs can use this tool to identify the needs of their families, the strengths of their PFCE efforts, and areas for improvement. Easy-to-read results provide baseline data and measure growth throughout the year.
What is Parent Gauge™?Parent Gauge™ is a web-based tool that measures parent experience and the impact of your program's engagement efforts. You can view a recording of a recent webinar that covers the origin story, a live demonstration, and more information about what is included with an annual subscription.
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