Head Start and Early Head Start agencies need to keep up-to-date with the latest developments to ensure that they remain in compliance with both program requirements and Office of Head Start expectations. Attend our annual Head Start update to stay in-the-know about Head Start and Early Head Start issues. This session will feature an in-depth summary of recent changes, announcements, and other hot topics affecting the Head Start community.
By participating in this workshop, attendees will learn about:
• Recent policy announcements and guidance from the Office of Head Start
• Changes to Head Start monitoring under the current version of the Aligned Monitoring System 2.0 protocols
• Emerging compliance issues under the Head Start Program Performance Standards
• Recent administrative decisions from the HHS Departmental Appeals Board affecting Head Start
This session is recommended for all attendees representing Head Start and Early Head Start agencies. The experience level for this session is overview/update. There are no prerequisites for this session.