The Bulletin

Reflection– 50 Years of Head Start

As I reflected on what I would like to highlight about collaboration, my mind kept thinking of the 50 years of Head Start services that have touched the lives of children and families nationwide. In reviewing some information, I ran across a speech President Lyndon Johnson gave in 1965 about the Head Start Project. His […]

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Northern Panhandle Head Start spotlighted by the Office of Head Start and the EHS NRC

Northern Panhandle Head Start is currently spotlighted in the Early Head Start National Resource Center’s Lessons in Leadership series.  This series presents an opportunity for new leaders to enhance their leadership capacity and is featured on the Office of Head Start’s Early Childhood Learning and Knowledge Center .  Click here to view the video and […]

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Strengthening the Home Team

On May 21-22nd the WV Department of Health and Human Resources, Office of Maternal, Child and Family Health Home Visitation Program held the first state conference for home visitation programs. The theme of this initial conference was “Strengthening the Home Team” and was attended by approximately 300 participants. These participants represented numerous home visitation models including Maternal Infant Health Outreach Workers […]

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CASE WV Head Start and Early Head Start Stories and Staff Recognition

Early Head Start Story In the Fall of 2012, a young mother of an infant and a toddler came to CASEWV for assistance. She was  homeless. Head Start / Early Head Start began working with her and she was placed in Transitional Housing.  Her Early Head Start Home Visitor worked with numerous community partners for […]

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North Central West Virginia Community Action Head Start and Early Head Start Parents Complete School Readiness Surveys

Since North Central West Virginia Community Action Head Start and Early Head Start covers eight counties in WV, staff wanted to get a true reflection of how HS/EHS parents and stakeholders viewed school readiness. Therefore, School Readiness Surveys were created. These surveys focused on the Five Domains from the HS Child Development and Early Learning […]

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High-Quality Early Childhood Education Arts Experiences: Paving the Way for Lifelong Learning

The 2012-2013 yearlong celebration of Universal Pre-K in WV recently culminated with a celebration of the West Virginia child during the Early Childhood Art Experience Exhibit, which was offered in conjunction with the 2013 Arts Alive! event held April 26, 2013 at the Clay Center for the Arts and Sciences in Charleston, WV. During this […]

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