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Facing staffing shortage, Early Head Start temporarily closes its center

September 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

One of Dickinson’s few child care options has had to close its doors.

The Early Head Start program, part of the North Dakota Head Start Association and managed in part by the Community Action Partnership, temporarily closed its center after five o…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Facing staffing shortage, Early Head Start temporarily closes its center

September 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

One of Dickinson’s few child care options has had to close its doors.

The Early Head Start program, part of the North Dakota Head Start Association and managed in part by the Community Action Partnership, temporarily closed its center after five o…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

RL-B gets $25,000 award for early learning programs

October 22, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Erin Trester, Daily Globe

ROUND LAKE — The Round Lake-Brewster School District was recently named as a recipient of a Minnesota Department of Education’s Early Learning Scholarships Pathway II award.

Earlier this August, the RL-B distric…continue reading on dglobe.com

Funding proposed for early childhood education programs in North Dakota

June 7, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Even as federal sequestration cuts threaten early childhood education programs across the nation, local school districts, state legislators and the president are seeking ways to develop and grow preschool in North Dakota. Continue Reading

Head Start child recruitment underway

April 10, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Head Start serves children 3 and 4 years of age and is a comprehensive child development program designed to assist families and children during these developmental years.
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Our future: ND officials say early childhood programs pay dividends

February 19, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO Alma Pruneda swears by the educational boost her 5-year-old twins Abby and Hailey are getting at the Head Start center in south Fargo. Continue Reading

Sen. Heitkamp visits Head Start

January 16, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Head Start/Early Head Start director Sharon Hanson, left, discusses some of the issues her program has with the influx of people coming to the area due to the oil boom with U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., on Wednesday. Continue Reading

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Teachers Say Devils Lake Head Start Program Has Measurable Impact

November 1, 2012 in WDAZ

Devils Lake teachers say studies show the district’s Head Start program is helping students better prepare for Kindergarten and beyond. Continue Reading

Head Start food program launched

August 21, 2012 in The Daily Republic

South Central Child Development Inc. announces the sponsorship of the Child and Adult Care Food Program.

Meals will be made available to all children enrolled in the Head Start program. Continue Reading

Community Action relinquishes Head Start grant; 35 employees affected

August 8, 2012 in EOT Focus

The Otter Tail-Wadena Community Action Council in New York Mills relinquished its Head Start grant, effective Aug. 15, at a special board meeting on July 30. All 35 employees at the local Head Start offices will be terminated. Continue Reading