January 10, 2024    
9:00 am - 12:00 pm


Bookings closed


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Come join other Iowa Head Start Program Specialists and support staff for an informative morning of networking. This networking is open to everyone who is interested in learning more about the IQ4K application process for Head Start programs.

  • Agenda:
    • Introductions, welcome and celebrations
    • IQ4K Application Process – CCR&R

    Discussion with Education Specialists after IQ4K Discussion:

    • Examples of lesson plans
    • Daily schedule examples and discussions
    • Staff turnover
    • Staff onboarding
    • First year teacher accommodations/support
    • Have any programs gone paperless?
    • Coaching to fidelity and using GOLD coaching app
    • Topics on your mind- Questions /Concerns
    • What topics would you like to see for IHSA Networking sessions and/or professional development?
    • IHSA Spring Conference – April 2-3, 2024 – Des Moines

What is working well in your program and what areas are you looking for some support and ideas? This peer group is here to have an open discussion and share ideas and challenges. Are you needing guidance on a policies or procedures? Are you new to your position? Bring your questions!



Bookings are closed for this event.