Maricopa Head Start, AZ
Early Head Start and Head Start are family-centered success and early childhood education programs offered at no cost to expectant mothers and families with children ages birth to 5 years old. Their education program focuses on developing the physical, social, emotional and learning skills that children need to be ready to promote into kindergarten.
Family Engagement Goals
Family Engagement Challenges
Maricopa initially struggled with collecting in-kind for their families who speak a different language from English. Learning Genie’s translation feature combined with
Now, they have passed $2M and in 10 days alone have collected $71,000. the dedication of their teachers, as they met with families, helped them to collect $1M in in-kind in 4 months.
Family Engagement Dashboard
Here is a screenshot of their agency’s family engagement dashboard, where administrators can see which engagement items are resonating well with families, and where to improve.