Region 9 Head Start

COVID-19 school closure ~ Week 9 ~

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!

Announcements

DUE DATES:

  • May Site report - due Monday, May 29th
  • In-kind: May due Monday, May 29th - please watch this video on how to create in-kind and upload into the Google shared drive: https://bit.ly/3f1vTEc
  • PIR data due in Child Plus - May 20th - if you have questions, email Karen.
  • 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.

**POST THE FOLLOWING 2 LINKS - THIS IS THE MAY TRAINING FOR PARENTS**


Upcoming Meetings

Zoom meetings will occur every Thursday @ 10:00


General Resources

Education

  • Ready DLL is a mobile application (app) for Head Start and Early Head Start teachers and families who support children who are dual language learners (DLLs). Access resources, learn key words and phrases, and discover implementation strategies from your smartphone.
  • Dr. Jean online zoom activities added to shared drive
  • Summer Learning Tips to go - Families will receive three messages per week, featuring hands-on activities to keep kids reading, creating, exploring — and learning — all summer long! text READING to 81411

Family Services

  • Be sure to continue to share information from the Wichita Falls Area Food Bank on your websites throughout the summer. They are an integral part of supporting families in our area.

Mental Health / Conscious Discipline

How to Erase and Factory Reset your iPad!