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National Native American Heritage Month—Celebrating School Readiness in Tribal Early Childhood Programs across the United States

National Native American Heritage Month—Celebrating School Readiness in

Tribal Early Childhood Programs across the United States

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

3:00 to 4:30 p.m. ET

Register Online Now!

The Administration for Children and Families (ACF) at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is pleased to announce a webinar focused on tribes’ school readiness efforts. This webinar celebrates National Native American Heritage Month by highlighting steps taken by tribes in their work to support children and families for success in school and beyond. The webinar will also include information about national-level, regional-level, and state-level support, research, and resources to strengthen efforts by American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) early childhood programs as they implement culturally responsive school readiness strategies in their tribal communities.

 

This webinar is a collaborative effort among the following ACF partners:

  • Early Childhood Training and Technical Assistance System
  • Administration for Native Americans
  • Tribal Early Childhood Research Center
  • National AI/AN Head Start Collaboration Office
  • Region XI Training and Technical Assistance (T/TA) Network

 

Topics for the webinar include:

  • Overview of school readiness in tribal early childhood programs
  • Research and resources to strengthen early childhood school readiness approaches
  • Setting the context for successful school readiness efforts in early care and education
  • Sharing our journeys: AI/AN Child Care and Development Fund grantee spotlight and AI/AN Head Start grantee spotlight
  • Upcoming opportunities to continue the conversation on school readiness

 

Target Audience

  • CCDF grantees
  • Head Start and Early Head Start program staff, parents, directors, managers, and administrators
  • T/TA managers and providers
  • Federal and Regional Office staff
  • State Collaboration Offices
  • Tribal Leaders and State Administrators

 

How to Register: Select the link to register: https://ccsssn.adobeconnect.com/celebrating_school_readiness_tribal_early_care_webinar/event/registration.html

Questions? Send your questions to nctecd@ecetta.info or call 877-296-2401 (toll-free).