Building Community Partnerships
This training will focus on community partnership building. Making positive connections and
maintaining those partnerships, while also aligning what is required with what is requested in
the Head start performance standards.
At the completion of this training, participants will have a full understanding of community
partnership building. They will be able to identify their programs core needs. They will also be
able to reinvent old partnerships and have a solid grasp on how to maintain those relationships.
They will be able to make the needed changes and modifications to their individual programs to
provide optimal services and supports for their Head start families.
Training/ Learning Strategies
Participants will receive a copy of the PowerPoint presentation as well as a copy of the Head
start performance standards pertaining to Community Partnerships. They will participate in
group exercises that will give them a better understanding of the importance of Community
Partnership building and how to develop it in their own individual programs. This training will
also include a reflective practice by debriefing among training participants at the end of the