2018 Conference Schedule

Friday, July 15, 2016

2nd Morning Mini Sessions

Head Start/Early Head Start Governance

Date: 07/15/2016 8:15-9:50 a.m.
History: New
Experience: All (All levels of experience)
Advanced Preparation: None
Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge and Applications
Applicable Audience: CSBG/Org Standard Director/Manager
HS/EHS Director/Manager
Tracks: Head Start/Early Head Start; Performance Improvement
Type: Mini
Level: Basic
Prerequisites: None
CPE Credits: 1.5
Trainers: Denes Tobie
Applicable Audience:
CSBG/Org Standard Director/Manager
HS/EHS Director/Manager
Learning Objectives:
1. Understand the required functions a board must fulfill according to the Head Start Act of 2007.
2. Review the governance section of the 2015 Protocol.
3. Understand the assessments that are now required by OHS.
Session Description:
This session is designed specifically for board members of Head Start (HS) organizations. The HS requirements for boards are like no others. Program and board members need to know what their role is so their agency doesn’t get into trouble. Over the past few years much more scrutiny has been placed on boards, and too many members are not fully aware. This is a must-attend session for any board member of an HS/EHS grantee