Region 9 Head Start

COVID-19 school closure ~ Week 8 ~

Weekly Head Start Humor

Click on the picture to the left to view memes, pictures, and videos from the week. It's okay to laugh!!! Enjoy!



  • May Site report - due Monday, May 29th
  • In-kind: April In-kind - due 5/15/20;
  • May In-kind due 5/29/20 - please watch this video on how to create in-kind and upload into the Google shared drive:
  • PIR data due in Child Plus - May 20th

  • How to print Head Start diplomas from Child Plus
  • Summer Registration is now open!!! Check out the variety of classes offered via Zoom, Canvas, and in July some face to face session will be offered.
  • Region 9 ESC Canvas Course Catalog - courses will be offered in our online platform called Canvas. It is a web base, online class program that you see lots of summer learning opportunities for professional development credit. At this time, class are being added daily but I wanted to highlight the Google classes, including learning more about google calendar, docs, drawing, drives, forms, mail, sheets, sites, and slides. Each of the google classes are worth 1 hours credit.


Upcoming Meetings

Zoom meetings will occur every Thursday @ 10:00

General Resources


Family Services

  • Using the Learn to Earn Toolkit, you’ll build skills to prepare you for the workforce. Through your training on the Learn to Earn Toolkit, you will:

  1. Create your personal account and profile
  2. Be introduced to 10 topic areas of learning for the workforce
  3. Learn specific lessons within each topic area
  4. Explore career possibilities
  5. Learn new vocabulary in context

  • Webinar 5/21/20 12-1: Join the Office of Head Start (OHS) for a discussion on how to best support families affected by substance use disorders. It will be followed by a question and answer session on related issues. Click here to register.

Mental Health / Conscious Discipline