May 8, 2013 | Naomi Goldstein
More than a quarter of children enrolled in Head Start and Early Head Start are from homes where their parents speak to them primarily in a language other than English – usually Spanish.
April 26, 2013 | Jesus Garcia
San Antonio citizens are revitalizing struggling communities and investing public dollars into early education.
April 25, 2013 | Jesus Garcia
More than 40 Hispanic community leaders from across the country attended ACF's National Hispanic Roundtable to discuss better ways to make our human services programs more accessible to eligible Hispanic families and children.
April 3, 2013 | George Sheldon
The Obama Administration and the Office of Head Start have engaged in the most comprehensive reform in the history of the Head Start program to ensure delivery of the high-quality services to infants, toddlers and pre-schoolers. First group of potential grantees were announced this week.
March 4, 2013 | ACF Public Affairs
Early childhood education is one of the best investments we can make in America's future.
February 25, 2013 | Linda Smith
President Obama’s focus on expanding and improving programs that prepare our youngest children for school and life is unlike any presidential commitment seen in recent years.
February 15, 2013 | Linda Smith
Improving the quality and access of early care and education programs yields long-term benefits for our nation’s future.
January 17, 2013 | Yvette Sanchez Fuentes
Head Start's competitive process ensures the children it serves get the best early education their communities can offer.
January 7, 2013 | Linda Smith
More than 1.6 million children in the United States live on the streets or in homeless shelters. The Administration for Children and Families is providing resources for ways to look at how Head Start and child care providers can increase early care and education services for children who are homeless.
December 17, 2012 | ACF Public Affairs
Colorado, Illinois, New Mexico, Oregon and Wisconsin will each receive a share of the 2012 Race to the Top-Early Learning Challenge $133 million grant fund to improve quality and expand access to early learning programs throughout their states.