Thoughtful planning is critical to programming. Explore these resources for guidance through the five-year grant. Learn how to establish continuous cycles of improvement that involve key stakeholders in data-based decision-making. Find resources to help build on achievable program and school readiness goals and fiscal objectives. Discover materials that guide grantees in creating community and self-assessments, and achieve positive outcomes for children and families.
Digging Into Data
Digging into Data uses life-like scenarios that Head Start and Early Head Start leaders typically face to build data use skills to address these and other situations.Learn More
Self-Assessment: Your Annual Journey
Learn about new thinking and best practices for the annual self-assessment. The module takes approximately one hour to complete. It is strongly recommend you work through each phase to fully understand the process.Learn More
Five Steps to Community Assessment
This workbook presents the five steps to conducting a thorough and up-to-date community assessment. Programs will find this resource useful in coordinating and executing their community assessment.Learn More
Leaders can use ongoing monitoring to identify areas of concern, make immediate corrections, and generate reports. Discover how ongoing monitoring results are used as a data source for self-assessment.Learn More