Welcome to the Head Start Learning Group
Do you run or work for a Head Start or Early Head Start program? FTLF has served as a trusted adviser to Head Start agencies for over twenty years, helping programs across the country untangle the many federal grants rules. Our team can help you better understand how to comply with the Head Start Program Performance Standards and how best to prepare for and respond to monitoring reviews and audits. We're excited to offer a menu of training services for every program and every budget and look forward to continuing to provide training you can trust.
Live & Recorded Webinars
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ON DEMAND WEBINARS
Workshops & Trainings
The A to Z's of Head Start
Join us in Orlando, FL for a crash course on managing a Head Start program. Whether you’re brand new to Head Start leadership or need a refresher on recent changes and revised federal rules, this overview will leave you feeling confident about your program’s ability to meet and maintain compliance with its programmatic obligations.
- November 7th – 8th (Orlando, FL)
How do you keep track of HR requirements for HSPSS on top of federal and state HR laws? This training covers the Head Start requirements like staff qualifications and competencies as well as common employment law risk areas such as background checks and personnel policies.
- October 24th – 25th (Washington, DC)
How to Prepare for Monitoring in the New Era
Join us to learn key strategies for acing your monitoring review and best practices that will allow your program to be “review-ready” every day.
Governance Training Series
Head Start regulations require that your Governing Board and Policy Council be trained on the new Head Start Program Performance Standards. Our series of on-demand webinars is designed to guide them through the HSPPS for their required trainings on a schedule that’s convenient for everyone: view one webinar at each meeting or host an extended training session to watch the entire series at once.
- 2017-2018 Series
- 2018-2019 Series: Coming Fall 2018!