A program that explains the functions of a Head Start Policy Council.
Used by Head Start agencies from Rhode Island to Oregon, this indispensable upbeat and engaging DVD presents a multiethnic parent policy council in action in both English and Spanish. It demonstrates the crucial link between parental involvement and the child's education, and answers the following questions:
- What is Head Start Policy Council?
- How will you as a parent benefit from participating in Policy Council?
- What are your responsibilities as a Policy Council member?
- What happens at Policy Council meetings?
- How are meetings conducted?
- How will your child benefit from your Policy Council participation?
This unique DVD, presented in both English and Spanish, is essential for all Head Start Programs, and will help parents, staff and children benefit from increased parent involvement.