Ron Herndon Head Start Parent Scholarship This scholarship honors Ron Herndon’s tireless efforts championing Head Start parents. The Ron Herndon scholarship celebrates Head Start parents who, through their own efforts to mobilize other parents and community members, have affected real change in their Head Start programs and/or communities.
Aubrey Puckett Memorial Award National Staff Award in memory of Aubrey Puckett – this award celebrates a Head Start alum (parent or child) now working for a Head Start or Early Head Start program who demonstrates their passion for serving through advocacy, career growth, and being actively involved in their program, community, or the state/national level to benefit Head Start families. Award-specific criteria:
June 29 - July 2, 2015
About the 2015 Academy The National Head Start Association is pleased to announce our 2015 Manager & Director Academy, June 29 – July 2, 2015, in San Antonio, Texas. Our theme this year is "50 Years of Leadership."
Interested in Attending a Conference? Sign up to be the first to know when registration opens for each of these conferences. 2019 2019 Winter Leadership Institute January 28 - January 31, 2019 | Washington, D.C. 2019 National Head Start Conference April 29 - May 2, 2019 | San Antonio, TX 2019 Manager and Director Academy / Early Childhood Innovation Summit July 22 - 25, 2019 | Indianapolis, IN
How to maximize your participation at our conferences. Each NHSA event presents the Head Start community with unique opportunity to learn from experts, engage in active peer to peer sharing and celebrate our community’s achievements.
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September 28 - October 1, 2015
As Head Start’s 50th anniversary comes to a close, we will turn our collective creativity toward planning for Head Start’s “next generation.” How will we make innovation a critical part of Head Start’s next 50 years?
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