2016 Policy & Leadership Conference Materials

July 19 - 21, 2016

Public Policy Summit – July 19, 2016
Dr. Blanca Enriquez, Director, Office of Head Start - Handout
Yasmina Vinci, Executive Director, National Head Start Association - Handout

Debra McMannis, Early Education and Support Division Director, California Department of Education - Handout

Hedy N. Chang, Executive Director, Attendance Works - Handout
Manager and Director Institute – July 20 & 21, 2016

Opening Session

Opening Keynote: Kathleen Cranley Gallagher, Ph.D., Scientist, FPG Child Development Institute, Clinical Associate Professor, School of Education, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - Handout

Special Guest, Jan Len, Regional Program Manager Department of Health and Human Services Administration for Children and Families - Handout

Seminar Strands

Strand 1 - Strengthening The Emotional Health of Staff: Tools for Leaders

Trainers: Cris Cochran, Kathleen Gallagher, Ph.D., Adrienne Hale, Laura Brooke, David McArthur,JD - Handout | Handout 2 | Handout 3

Strand 2 - Strategies for Improving Program Quality:  Using Data to Foster Inquiry, Analysis and Change

Trainers: Paul G. LeMahieu, Judi Stevenson-Garcia, Missy Coffey Cochenour - Handout

Strand 3 - Strategies That Effectively Support CLASS Implementation and Sustainable Professional Development for Improved Child Outcomes

Trainer: Lora Hunter, Debbie McBee, Victoria Vladmir

Strand 4 - Creating an Effective and Accountable Fiscal Management System

Trainers: Belinda Rinker, Martha Marmolejo, Jan Len, Cynthia Yao - Handout | Handout 2 | Handout 3 | Hanodut 4 | Handout 5 | Handout 6 | Handout 7

Strand 5 - Director and Manager Leadership: Looking at Systems through a Multidisciplinary Lens

Trainer: Sheri Ellis, Adrienne Hale, Nicole Hall

Strand 6 - Head Start/Early Head Start Changing Landscape - Handout | Handout 2 | Handout 3 | Handout 4 | Handout 5 | Handout 6

Trainer: Jan Len, Cynthia Yao, Noelle Granato, Randi Hopper, Monique Liebhard, Martha Marmolejo

Special Session (Wed. July 20) - Quality Assurance Compliance Cluster Special Session - Handout | Handout 2

Facilitator: Desiree Del-Zio


Closing Session

 Alfred E. Osborne, Jr., Senior Associate Dean of UCLA Anderson
Mr. Osborne’s Power Point Presentation is not available for the general public. If you have any questions for Dr. Osborne please email Mackenzie Smith at mackenzie.smith@anderson.ucla.edu

CHSA Membership Update - Handout

Mission Statement

The California Head Start Association is the unified voice providing leadership and advocacy for the Head Start community.

Vision Statement

The California Head Start Association will be an important strategic partner representing Head Start interests in California and the nation.

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