Head Start Trauma Smart teaches preschoolers to deal with “big feelings”

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Head Start Trauma Smart teaches preschoolers to deal with “big feelings”

Each year, thousands of American children are expelled from preschool, many because of behavioral issues related to trauma they have already experienced in their short lives. A new program in Head Start schools is trying to change that. Head Start schools nationwide aim to provide a rich preschool experience for low-income children. Head Start Trauma Smart was born at Crittenton … Read More

Steps to school readiness…

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Steps to school readiness…

School readiness goals describe the intended purposes and expected results from quality teaching and learning. This includes meaningful and responsive relationships, experiences, and interactions. Once established, the program’s school readiness goals will not change substantially from year to year. However, goals for individual children and families will likely change based on needs and progress revealed by ongoing data collection.   … Read More

Head Start Policy Council Meeting

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Head Start Policy Council Meeting

There will be a Head Start Policy Council Meeting held on May 18, 2015 at 6:00pm at 5 West State Street Binghamton, NY 13901.  For further information, please contact us at (607)723-6493.