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Program Governance

  • Purpose
  • Governing Body
  • Policy Council and Policy Committee
  • Parent Committees
  • Training
  • Impasse procedures

Program Operations

Financial and Administrative Requirements

  • Financial Requirements
  • Administrative Requirements
  • Protections for the Privacy of Child Records
  • Delegation of Program Operations
  • Facilities
  • Transportation

Federal Administrative Procedures

  • Monitoring, Suspension, Termination, Denial of Refunding, Reduction in Funding, and their Appeals
  • Designation Renewal
  • Selection of Grantees through Competition
  • Replacement of American Indian and Alaska Native Grantees
  • Head Start Fellows Program


  • Purpose
  • Terms