Program of Excellence: Children First
Children First is a long-standing Head Start Program of Excellence, holding the title for more than two decades.
Program of Excellence: CAPSLO
Migrant and Seasonal program CAPSLO’s commitment to quality is reflected in their designation as a Program of Excellence awarded in 2016.
Partnering on Dental Care for Children
Oral health is an essential component of Head Start’s comprehensive care. Local partnerships ensure every child has access to dental care.
Women in Head Start’s History: Marian Wright Edelman and Susan Feingold
Marian Wright Edelman and Susan Feingold embodied Head Start’s mission from the beginning, creating programs rooted in equity and community.
Black Leaders Sustain the Head Start Legacy
NHSA celebrates leaders—from members of Congress to the director of the Office of Head Start—who represent Head Start’s legacy.
Black History Month: Dr. Marvin Hogan’s Lasting Legacy
The Child Development Group of Mississippi’s inaugural year was full of obstacles. Strong Black leaders persevered to bring it to life.
Black History Month: A Reflection on Head Start History
In honor of Black History Month, we reflect on just how deeply intertwined Head Start’s history is with that of the Civil Rights Movement.
A Head Start on Black History Month celebrations
In honor of Black History Month, children in Head Start classrooms across the country learn about and celebrate the impact of Black leaders.
Program of Excellence: Hillsborough County Head Start/Early Head Start
Hillsborough County Head Start/Early Head Start has been an NHSA Program of Excellence for more than two decades.
Celebrating Latino and Hispanic Heritage at MCDC
Montclair Child Development Center’s growing Hispanic service population informs their commitment to cultural competency.