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2024 Region IV Leadership Summit

Pre-Conference Seminars

The Gravely Group will be offering two pre-conference seminars at the annual Region IV Head Start Association Leadership Summit, June 11-14, 2024. See below for more information and registration.

LOCATION:
JW Marriott Atlanta Buckhead
3300 Lenox Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30326
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Pre-Conference Seminar D

Active Supervision: Creating and Enhancing a Culture of Health/Safety

This session is for: Site leaders, directors, managers, coordinators, teachers, and center staff.

PRESENTER:
Tasha McMullan

DATE:
Tuesday, June 11, 2024
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Description

The pandemic has led to an increase in reportable child incidents, which necessitates a closer examination of potential contributing factors. This in-depth training aims to equip programs with the knowledge, skills, and resources to create and maintain safe quality environments. By prioritizing safety and continuous improvement, programs can better protect the well-being of children and staff while meeting the Office of Head Start's standards.
 

Registration

$395/person
The fee for this seminar is in addition to the conference registration fee and includes the Public Policy Luncheon. Advance registration is required, and on-site registration is not permitted for this event.

Pre-Conference Seminar E

Building Bridges: The Essentiality of Board and Policy Council Training for Head Start Advancement

This session is for: Board, management, site directors, policy council, parent committee, and other program staff.

PRESENTER:
Melvin J Gravely

DATE:
Tuesday, June 11, 2024
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Description

Comprehensive overview of the importance of board and policy council training in advancing Head Start programs in accordance with Head Start Program Performance Standards. Discussion on how effective training enhances governance practices, ensures compliance with regulations, and promotes program quality and sustainability. Explore topics such as board and policy council member roles and responsibilities, understanding program performance standards, fiscal oversight, strategic planning, and advocating for children and families.

Registration

$395/person
The fee for this seminar is in addition to the conference registration fee and includes the Public Policy Luncheon. Advance registration is required, and on-site registration is not permitted for this event.