ERSEA FAQs: Part III (Recorded)

To purchase the full webinar series, click here.

Eligibility, Recruitment, Selection, Enrollment and Attendance (ERSEA) requirements have confused Head Start programs for many years. For some provisions, the language alone is intricate and tricky to understand, but even those rules that appear straightforward can be difficult to implement and apply to real-life situations. This series will provide an overview of the ERSEA requirements, answer frequently asked questions, and discuss approaches to common ERSEA challenges faced by Head Start programs.

Part III: Recruitment, Selection, Enrollment, and Attendance

In the final webinar, we will discuss how to plan the recruitment strategy and who should be involved in the process. Head Start services must be designed to meet the needs of your community. As a result, how your program structures selection criteria and sets priorities, matters and must ensure that those families most in need receive services.

In addition, we will cover screening and other deadlines triggered by Head Start enrollment, review strategies for compliance with Enrollment PI, and explain the requirements for monitoring and reporting attendance under the Head Start Performance Standards.

Miss any of the earlier sessions?
You can find the recordings of Parts I and II of the series here:
 

Part I - Income Eligibility: Who is included in the "family" and what is "income"?

Part II - The other paths to eligibility: How do you determine and verify eligibility based on public benefits, homelessness, foster care?

Target Audience

  • Eligibility Workers
  • Eligibility Managers
  • ERSEA staff
  • Executive Directors
  • Head Start Program Directors
  • Other senior staff
  • But all are welcome!

Learning Objectives

By the end of this presentation, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the Head Start requirements for recruitment, selection, enrollment, and attendance;
  • Identify which terms need to be defined in your organization's internal policies and procedures;
  • Outline how to conduct internal monitoring to verify whether your program maintains full enrollment, conducts effective recruitment and selection, and ensures regular attendance pursuant to the Head Start requirements.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 Certificate of Attendance
Course opens: 
08/30/2018
Course expires: 
11/28/2019
Cost:
$175.00
Parent activity set: 

NICOLE BACON

Nicole Bacon, a Partner at Feldesman Tucker Leifer Fidell LLP, works in the firm’s Federal Grants, Litigation, and Health Law practice groups. Nicole offers her clients specialized guidance in compliance with federal grant law including specific programmatic requirements as well as the Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles and Audit Requirements of Federal Awards. Nicole represents a variety of community-based organizations, before State and Federal courts as well as administrative bodies. [Full Bio]

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Certificate of Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
08/30/2018
Course expires: 
11/28/2019

Price

Cost:
$175.00
Please login or register to take this course.

Recorded webinars are available for 60 days after the date of purchase or date of the webinar. Once your purchase is complete, you can re-access the webinar at any time by clicking “My Account” in the upper right-hand corner of the page or by selecting it from the “My Training” box on the FTLF Learning Center homepage.

An unlimited number of participants can experience a live or recorded webinar by broadcasting it on a projection screen and watching it together. A single login can gain access to the webinar and be issued a certificate. The record of attendance form can be accessed under the certificate link within the activity. For more information on live and recorded webinars, please refer to our FAQ section.

PAYMENT POLICY

If you selected a payment option other than Credit Card, access to the on-demand webinar will be granted within 3 business days. Once you are granted access you will receive a confirmation email. FTLF reserves the right to suspend access to the webinar if payment is not received within 30 days.

REFUND/ CANCELLATION POLICY

No refunds are provided for recorded webinars. FTLF can accommodate transferring the registration to someone else within your organization or transferring the registration to another on-demand or upcoming live webinar provided that the webinar has not been viewed.

Required Hardware/software

Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox are the preferred browsers.