Head Start in Rural America “Families talk about the Head Start program with joy, and they love being in the program, so in rural communities we have to embrace that role as the compass for families. Not to intervene, but to partner with them in raising their families, to help […]
A recent report from the Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute found children who were enrolled in NC Pre-K made significant gains in student performance when compared to children who were not participants. The increases were evident in language, math, literacy, general knowledge and social skills. Read more about our […]
A’Ja Holloway let her mother, Nikki Battle, help her glue brightly colored feathers onto her cutout wings. But when it came time to place the stickers, the 3-year-old wanted to do it all herself. She even tried to help her mother write her name on each wing. The decorating complete, […]
Christina Malu retired from the Navy after 21 years of service and currently serves as an Early Head Start Family and Community Partnership, mental health coordinator. Malu poses for our camera at the EHS office in Jacksonville, June 7. See original article here.
Reported by ABC 11 Tuesday, May 30, 2017 04:02PM DURHAM, North Carolina (WTVD) — Durham Head Start announced Tuesday that it was awarded a $4.25 million grant to expand its enrollment. The program is expected to increase by 160 infants and toddlers. Those children will be added to the program’s […]