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Online • Live • 20 PD Hrs

The Head Start Manager Credential is designed for general management and will provide learners with information on a number of topics—ranging from becoming an advocate in the Head Start community to innovating within the program. This course will help leaders expand Head Start’s reach beyond the program and directly impact their communities!

Terms Available: Fall, Spring
Member Rate:
$2995
Regular Rate:
$3995

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Online • On-Demand • 40 PD Hrs

This certification provides fiscal staff the opportunity to demonstrate skills essential to Head Start fiscal and grant management and program administration.

Terms Available: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall
Member Rate:
$1195
Regular Rate:
$2995

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Online • On-Demand • 2 PD Hrs

High-quality, well maintained facilities are vital to quality early childhood education programming. This course supports all staff in developing the skills necessary to create safe, healthy, and nurturing environments.

Terms Available: Summer, Spring, Winter, Fall
Member Rate:
$25
Regular Rate:
$50

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Online • Live • 56 PD Hrs

This online cause selling accelerate helps Head Start leadership and management integrate successful business practices and relationship-driven strategies to help programs build strong connections with donors, increase revenue, and empower their cause.

Terms Available: Spring
Member Rate:
$1195
Regular Rate:
$2995

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Online • Live • 105 PD Hrs

Educate managers and directors in data literacy; the ability to communicate about the use of data; and basic storytelling with data skills.

Terms Available: Summer, Spring, Winter, Fall
Member Rate:
$3897
Regular Rate:
$4497

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Online • Live • 10 PD Hrs

Whether you are budgeting for annual wages and benefits, overseeing renovations to a facility, or responsible for a single site’s overall budget, knowing and complying with all of the fiscal requirements associated with Head Start services is essential. This course goes beyond the basics and covers the fiscal responsibilities of staff who oversee funds and property.

Terms Available: Summer, Spring, Winter, Fall
Member Rate:
$295
Regular Rate:
$425

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Online • Live • 7 PD Hrs

Data Essentials explores how data is used in practice in today’s Head Start world and answers two questions: “How can data be used to make things better?” and “How can I be sure that the data I collect helps children and families?”

Terms Available: Summer, Spring, Winter, Fall
Member Rate:
$295
Regular Rate:
$425

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Online • On-Demand • 3 PD Hrs

This course explores the role of data in Head Start and answers two questions: “Why do people care so much about data?” and “What does this have to do with me?”

Terms Available: Summer, Spring, Winter, Fall
Member Rate:
$150
Regular Rate:
$295

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Online • On-Demand • 3 PD Hrs

This course introduces financial basics that everyone in Head Start needs to know. Participants will learn where Head Start funds come from, how they can be used, and the responsibilities staff and governing bodies have as stewards of federal dollars.

Terms Available: Summer, Spring, Winter, Fall
Member Rate:
$195
Regular Rate:
$90

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Online • On-Demand • 10 PD Hrs

Available in Pre-Service Bundle

This course trains new and returning staff on the basics of Head Start—the program’s history, parent and family engagement, health policies, Head Start Program Performance Standards (HSPPS), and more!

Terms Available: Summer, Spring, Winter, Fall
Member Rate:
$90
Regular Rate:
$195

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