Diversity Equity & Inclusion

DEI Resources: Supporting LGBTQ+ Families

This collection of LGBTQ+ resources aims to promote equity in early learning.

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DEI Resources: Supporting AIAN Communities

Head Start believes that every child deserves success. Racial bias, injustice and racism have no place in Head Start. American Indian & Alaska Native (AIAN) families and communities deserve to feel heard and celebrated. Supporting AIAN Community During COVID-19 Supporting American Indian & Alaska Native Communities Combating COVID-19 (eHealth Initiative) NIEA Survey on Impact of…

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DEI Resources: Supporting Latino and Hispanic Communities

In supporting diversity, Head Start believes that every child deserves success. Racial bias, injustice and racism have no place in Head Start. Latino and Hispanic families and communities deserve to feel heard and celebrated. Supporting Latino and Hispanic Communities During COVID-19 Prevention Tools for Latino Families During COVID-19 (Prevention Technology Transfer Center Network) Early Childhood…

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DEI Resources: Black Lives Matter

From its earliest days, Head Start has been rooted in the search for justice, equality, and opportunity. We believe that Black lives matter. We believe Head Start’s role as a catalyst for hope serves as a beacon of light in communities. We believe today’s black Head Start children—innocent, inquisitive, and brilliant as they are—deserve a…

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DEI Resources: Supporting AAPI Communities

Head Start proudly partners with families in every community across the country, embracing diversity as a strength and celebrating cultural differences. As we have spoken with Head Start leaders whose programs support predominantly Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) families, many have expressed fear and worry for their safety and for the emotional well-being of…

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