Transitions

Transitions

Transitions are changes that happen from the moment we are born and throughout our lifetime. Some transitions are expected; i.e. a broken relationship or lost job. Tips to manage transitions include: Prepare: anticipate when a transition is expected and prepare for...
Engagement

Engagement

Engagement is defined as Gathering and sharing information with families to support children’s learning and development. This includes engaging fathers in early care and education programs. This is most rewarding for the entire family. Engagement is Involvement and...
Family Partnership Agreements

Family Partnership Agreements

According to Head Start Performance Standard 1302.52, A program must implement a family partnership process that includes a family partnership agreement and the activities described in the regulation to support family welling being, including family safety, health,...
Mental Wellness

Mental Wellness

Taking care of your mental health is just as important as your physical health! Did you know that… 75% of doctor visits are due to stress Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the U.S. 1 in every 5 adults experience a mental illness Indicators of mental...
Parents are Teachers

Parents are Teachers

Parents are the first, and most important teachers of their children. Early Head Start encourages parents to engage their children in developmentally appropriate activities that build and promote the parent/child bond. Children’s first experiences are created...