April 23 - 27, 2018
July 9 - 12, 2018
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July 9 - 11, 2018
What is the Early Childhood Innovation Summit? The story of Head Start begins with innovation. A group of experts from across the many disciplines that touched the lives of vulnerable children consciously designed Head Start as an intervention to disrupt poverty and pursue social and racial justice in communities across the country. Since first launched in 2016, the Early Childhood Innovation Summit has emboldened impactful innovations by practitioners across the early childhood spectrum and inspired collaboration across industries.
October 8 - 11, 2018
Preparing Head Start for the next year—and beyond Needless to say, it’s been a busy year in Washington, D.C, and 2019 is shaping up to be no different. In today’s evolving world, leveraging Head Start’s history of bipartisan support is of paramount importance. That’s why we’re calling on Head Start leaders from across the country to join us in Washington to work together in building on Head Start’s long history of success.
December 17 - 21, 2018
Promoting parent and family engagement NHSA’s 35th annual Parent and Family Engagement Conference is the only national event that focuses on how Head Start parents, families, and staff can best partner to promote both family engagement and children’s development.