Michigan Head Start Association News

Funders provide $6.2M Early Childhood Head Start

Total investment increases to over $11 million over five years and expands geographic reach  Detroit – The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan today announced that the Head Start Innovation Fund Collaborative (Innovation Fund) will invest an additional nearly $6.2 million to support... read more
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WZZM 13 mini Weather Deck debuts at Head Start

  ALKER, MICH. - Some lucky children in the Walker area have a unique opportunity to learn what it's like to be a real life meteorologist -- just like the ones they see on TV. Head Start for Kent County in Walker built a replica mini WZZM 13 On Target Weather Deck. The idea is to give kids at... read more

The Head Start Advantage

Washington, DC – Studies recently released by The Brooking Institution’s Hamilton Project, The Long-term Impact of the Head Start Program, and the Georgetown University Center for Research on Children in the United States, The Effects of Tulsa’s CAP Head Start Program on Middle School Academic... read more
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MHSA 25th Annual Early Childhood Training Conference

You will not want to miss the MHSA 25th Annual Early Childhood Training Conference! This year we have the Derwin Dubose, Managing Partner, with New Majority Community Labs joining us to provide the Opening Keynote. Derwin is internationally recognized as a nonprofit thought leader, he has raised $6... read more

NPRM on Head Start Performance Standards - Deadline Extended

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has proposed the first holistic revision and complete reorganization of the Head Start Program Performance Standards since they were originally published in 1975. The Notice of Proposed Rule Making (NPRM) has been published in the Federal... read more