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A Busy Week for Early Childhood Development

Several conferences took place focusing on the needs of pre-k children, resulting in amazing action steps going forward.

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A Head Start for Mothers

"Head Start fortified my confidence as a mother and gave me the tools I needed to get back on the path to self-sufficiency."

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Linking Refugee Families with Child Care and Head Start Services in Action

Regional office invites community to share best practices on serving refugee families

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Thank You Head Start Teachers, from Rural North Carolina to Washington, D.C.

Head Start graduate and lifelong educator writes about the incredible impact Head Start teachers make in their communities.

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50 Years of Service to Children, Families and Fathers

Head Start programs learned a great deal from their initial work with fathers.

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Office of Head Start Proposes Revised Program Performance Standards

Helping grantees focus on what’s important.

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From Head Start to Head of the Class

Head Start alum looks back on the Summer of 1965.

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Just Released: Final Report on Significant Accomplishments by State Advisory Councils on Early Childhood Education and Care

SACs are charged with developing a high-quality, comprehensive system of early childhood development and care.

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ACF Increases Online Presence

More programs are engaging public through social media 

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Celebrating the Launch of Head Start: May 18, 1965

Dr. Enriquez reflects on the past and future of Head Start.

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