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December 10, 2012

Head Start Recompetition: A Peek Inside the Process

In a letter to Congress, U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius reveals a few details about how the first-of-its kind competition for Head Start grants is unfolding.

November 30, 2012

Head Start Recompetition Results Delayed Until Spring

The expected December announcement about the Head Start recompetition process has been postponed until spring.

November 16, 2012

Advisory Panel Issues Recommendations for Head Start

A group of early-childhood education experts outlines a detailed list of recommendations for improving Head Start to U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius.

November 15, 2012

What's Next for Head Start?

Decisions on which agencies will be awarded grants for Head Start are expected soon while members of Congress question the status of an overdue national evaluation of the program.

October 26, 2012

Report: More Evidence That Early Learning Can Reduce Crime

National law enforcement group calls for more investment in quality programs

October 04, 2012

Would Head Start Be Spared in Romney Pledge to Not Cut Education?

The Republican presidential nominee says he would "not cut" federal education funding, but did not spell out exactly what that would mean.

September 18, 2012

Head Start Program Serves Needs of Migrant Worker Families

More than 35,000 children are enrolled across the country in programs that follow crop cycles and other seasonal work.

September 07, 2012

House Ed. Comm. Chair Demands Details in Head Start Recompetition

U.S. Rep. John Kline, R-Minn., and U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., call on U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

September 04, 2012

Can Extreme Shyness Impact a Preschooler's Readiness for Kindergarten?

A new study shows that introverted children make fewer academic gains in preschool.

August 20, 2012

Head Start 'Recompetition' Moves Into Review Stage

Judges will spend the next several months reviewing applications from county and city agencies, public school systems, and community-based organizations that must compete to continue receiving their federal funding to provide Head Start services.

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