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.
January 28 - 31, 2018
A new Congress will head to Washington in January 2019, bringing new opportunities, new priorities, and new leadership.
April 29 - May 2, 2019
Head Start’s Premiere Annual Gathering Head Start’s can’t-miss event of the year is here. As the largest national conference devoted to all things Head Start, the 46th annual National Head Start Conference and Expo will bring everyone together for a week of sharing knowledge, networking with peers, and celebrating achievements. Whether you’re a Director, Administrator, Manager, Teacher, Policy Council Member, Parent, Community Partner, Board Member, or serve Head Start in another role, this conference is for you!