The Bulletin

WV Universal Pre-K # 6 in the nation

WV Universal Pre-K continues to be 6th in the nation for serving 4 year olds. There are new benchmarks, along with the current ones.  WV Universal Pre-K meets 9 of 10 new and all 10 current ones 👏   http://nieer.org/state-preschool-yearbooks/yearbook2016

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“Hello Robo” Science Activity Night

Coalfield CAP Head Start recently hosted a “Family Night” for parents and children that was dedicated to science activities appropriate for young children. The event was titled “Hello Robo” and offered a variety of exploration stations available to children and their families. Participants were encouraged to move around the area and explore at their own […]

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Coalfield CAP Head Start Honors Volunteers

Coalfield CAP Head Start held its annual Parent/Volunteer Appreciation Dinner on Thursday, May 14, 2015. The celebration’s theme was “You Make A Difference” and was held at CCAP’s central offices in Williamson, WV. Parents, community volunteers, classroom staff, and central office staff gathered together to honor those volunteers that have contributed a minimum of 300 hours […]

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Early Head Start Collaboration in Action

Spring reminds us of growth and this spring is providing us growth of new collaborations through Early Head Start – Child Care Partnerships. In May, the Early Head Start – Child Care Partnership Orientation was held in Chicago. This event brought together Federal Leadership, State Leaders, and local programs representing Head Start/Early Head Start, Child […]

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Looking back on 50 years of Head Start in the Mountain State

Discover the origins of Head Start in the Mountain State and how Head Start continues to evolve in an article written by Lydia Nuzum, Staff Writer, in the May 31, 2015 edition of the Charleston Gazette .

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West Virginia Head Start Programs to Implement Practice-Based Coaching

In their efforts to continually support teachers’ ability to effect positive child outcomes, the National Center on Quality Teaching and Learning (NCQTL) has adopted a coaching model known as“Practice-Based Coaching” (PBC). This model focuses on three (3) components that programs will implement in a variety of ways, depending upon the nature of the program’s needs […]

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