Head Start Confidentiality Procedures 18-19

The purpose of the Head Start Confidentiality Procedures course is to educate Head Start and Early Head Start staff professionals about the importance of maintaining the confidentiality of student records, ensuring professional conduct is adhered to, using relevant communication skills and understanding the appropriate use of social media,  and keeping the privacy rights of students and families in mind at all times.

 There are five sections:

  • Welcome
  • Professional Conduct
  • Social Media
  • Communication Skills
  • Continuing education

Activities include videos and end of task questions.  An 80% completion is required on the End of Course Quiz.  Upon successful completion of this course, participants will receive a certificate.

This course may only be taken one (1) time for credit. The course Certificate of Completion will only show the original date of completion.

**This course is for Region 10 Education Service Center Head Start Staff Only for the 18-19 school year.**

CPE: 1

Early Head Start Academy

This course is for Region 10 ESC Head Start staff members covering caregiving practices for Infants and Toddlers.

This course may only be taken one (1) time for credit. The course Certificate of Completion will only show the original date of completion.

An enrollment key is required. For more information, please contact Carmen Harris at carmen.harris@region10.org.

CPE CREDIT: 6


CPE CREDIT PROVIDEDENROLLMENT KEY REQUIREDEarly Childhood Services & Pre-K Cooperative COOP COURSE

Head Start Academy-Part 1

This course is an introduction to the field of Early Childhood Education including the History of Head Start and roles and responsibilities of staff. This online course is beneficial to teachers new to Head Start and preschool, Early Head Start staff, and paraprofessionals. It is a year long course divided into two semesters. Upon completion of the course, participants will receive a total of 6 credit hours.

This course may only be taken one (1) time for credit. The course Certificate of Completion will only show the original date of completion.

CPE CREDIT: 6
CPE CREDIT PROVIDEDENROLLMENT KEY REQUIREDEarly Childhood Services & Pre-K Cooperative COOP COURSE

Head Start Academy-Part 2

This course is the second half of an introduction to the field of Early Childhood Education including the History of Head Start and roles and responsibilities of staff. This online course is beneficial to teachers new to Head Start and preschool, Early Head Start staff, and paraprofessionals. It is a yearlong course divided into two semesters. Upon completion of the course, participants will receive a total of 6 credit hours. To enroll in this, the Spring Semester, you must have completed the Fall Semester of the Head Start Academy.

This course may only be taken one (1) time for credit. The course Certificate of Completion will only show the original date of completion.

CPE CREDIT: 6


CPE CREDIT PROVIDEDENROLLMENT KEY REQUIREDEarly Childhood Services & Pre-K Cooperative COOP COURSE

Response to Intervention (RtI) for Preschool

This course provides participants with research-based information related to Response to Intervention at the Pre-Kindergarten level.  Participants will become familiar with the Recognition and Response approach to Pre-Kindergarten Response to Intervention.  Participants are also provided with the opportunity to create an action plan for their own classrooms, campuses, or districts that relates to the content of this course.

This course may only be taken one (1) time for credit. The course Certificate of Completion will only show the original date of completion.

This course may be accessed for free if the participant is employed by a district with membership in the Region 10 ESC Preschool co-op.

Non-members may purchase the course for: $40

CPE CREDIT: 4


CPE CREDIT PROVIDEDcostEarly Childhood Services & Pre-K Cooperative COOP COURSE

Standards-Based IEPs for Preschool

This online course is designed to provide an overview of the seven step process for writing Standards-Based IEPs. Specific examples of Standards-Based IEP goals and objectives for PPCD students will be included. Academic and functional goals will be addressed.

This course may only be taken one (1) time for credit. The course Certificate of Completion will only show the original date of completion.

To access this course for free, your district must be a member of the Preschool co-op at Region 10 ESC.

CPE CREDIT: 4
Non-member price: $40

CPE CREDIT PROVIDEDcostEarly Childhood Services & Pre-K Cooperative COOP COURSE