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Viewing Early Childhood Posts
Recent brief uses data collected by Early Head Start and Head Start to explore factors that may be associated with children who leave programs before their eligibility ends.
Research indicates the relationship between the early child care provider/teacher and the parent can contribute to a child’s school readiness.
National Survey of Early Care and Education Household Survey suggests parents’ perceptions and search process for non-parental care vary by household income, child’s age and household race/ethnicity.
Reviewing Home Visiting: A Look at Models for At-Risk Pregnant Women, Mothers, and Children across the Country and in Tribal Communities
Recent review of the home visting program found that three new models met the HHS criteria for evidence of effectiveness.
Former Head Start parent, volunteer and federal worker talks about the program that benefitted her family
Office of Child Care and Office of Head Start focus on improving quality.
Infecting about 10 to 15 million Americans each year, enteroviruses are very common, especially during the summer and fall months.
Innovative models work together to serve young children in poverty.