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A desire to serve: Head Start scholarship fundraiser has huge impact on teachers’ lives

Jun. 9th, 2021

by Edward Condon, Executive Director, Region 9 Head Start Association Financial Advisor George Fraser is a teacher at heart. He values a face-to-face relationship—meeting people where they are and genuinely helping them. All of which is why he has been so valuable to growing the Region 9 Head Start Association’s ...

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Adult Learning

Jun. 2nd, 2021

by Alexandra Alexander, PhD There is power in being a learner. We tell children this all the time. “Knowledge is Power!” Are you imagining the inspirational poster hanging on your elementary school classroom? But somehow, as we age, as we graduate high school or graduate from college, its as if ...

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Early Childhood Science Is a Fast Track to a High-Quality Learning Environment

Mar. 30th, 2021

by Andres S. Bustamante, Ph.D. For many, the idea of science education is scary. It conjures memories of high school chemistry and memorizing formulas that feel unrelated to our daily lives. This wariness of science education is especially common in early childhood, several studies suggest that early childhood teachers ...

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Celebrating Black History Month – Ronnie Herndon

Feb. 11th, 2021

By Wassy Tesfa, Chair, Region 9 Head Start Association Board of Directors February 10, 2021 Over the past 40 years of Head Start, few individuals have brought as much passion for our movement as Mr. Ronnie Herndon. Truly an evangelist for the movement. In addition, Ronnie has worked in and around, above and beyond ...

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Celebrating Black History Month – Mrs. Helen H. Taylor (1942-2000)

Feb. 8th, 2021

By Wassy Tesfa, Chairperson, Region 9 Head Start Association Board of Directors February 2021 ushers in many new consequential events – a new President and Administration – new hope with vaccines and the return to a more normal operation. Additionally, February is a month of remembrance and celebration – this year we are mindful of ...

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Family Engagement Keynote Anthony Barrows: Applying Behavioral Science to Program Design

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At 55 Years and in a Pandemic, Head Start Is Still Connected

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Family & Community Engagement: doing with — not for — families

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Dinosaur expert: Reconnecting children to nature will be a key to our planet’s survival

By Wassy Tesfa, Chairperson, Region 9 Head Start Association Board of ...

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  • March 30, 2021

Early Childhood Science is a Fast Track to a High-Quality Learning Environment

By Wassy Tesfa, Chairperson, Region 9 Head Start Association Board of ...

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  • March 2, 2021

A Practical & Evidence-based Approach for Facilitating Responsive Dialogue

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  • May 5, 2021

Family & Community Engagement: doing with — not for — families

By Wassy Tesfa, Chairperson, Region 9 Head Start Association Board of Directors February 2021 ushers in many ...

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  • March 30, 2021

Early Childhood Science is a Fast Track to a High-Quality Learning Environment

By Wassy Tesfa, Chairperson, Region 9 Head Start Association Board of Directors February 2021 ushers in many ...

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  • March 2, 2021

A Practical & Evidence-based Approach for Facilitating Responsive Dialogue

By Wassy Tesfa, Chairperson, Region 9 Head Start Association Board of Directors February 2021 ushers in many ...

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  • February 10, 2021

Astronaut Joe Hernandez: The International Language of Math Served As Path To The Final Frontier

By Wassy Tesfa, Chairperson, Region 9 Head Start Association Board of Directors February 2021 ushers in many ...

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  • February 10, 2021

Meet the Early-Math Evangelists

By Wassy Tesfa, Chairperson, Region 9 Head Start Association Board of Directors February 2021 ushers in many ...

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  • May 5, 2021

Family Engagement Keynote Anthony Barrows: Applying Behavioral Science to Program Design

By Wassy Tesfa, Chairperson, Region 9 Head Start Association Board of Directors February 2021 ushers in many ...

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  • April 7, 2021

Dinosaur expert: Reconnecting children to nature will be a key to our planet’s survival

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At 55 Years and in a Pandemic, Head Start Is Still Connected

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Family Engagement Keynote Anthony Barrows: Applying Behavioral Science to Program Design
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  • May 5, 2021

Family Engagement Keynote Anthony Barrows: Applying Behavioral Science to Program Design

Do you know what’s best for you and your family? This is a simple ...
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At 55 Years and in a Pandemic, Head Start Is Still Connected
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  • May 5, 2021

At 55 Years and in a Pandemic, Head Start Is Still Connected

By Edward Condon, Executive Director Region 9 Head Start Association Every year at Head Start’s ...
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Family & Community Engagement: doing with — not for — families
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  • May 5, 2021

Family & Community Engagement: doing with — not for — families

By Dr. Andres Bustamante, University of California Irvine, School of Education, Professor 2020 Family Engagement and ...
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