Upcoming Trainings/Events

Latest Past Events

Parent and Family Engagement Conference

NHSA’s annual Parent and Family Engagement Conference is the only national event that focuses on how Head Start parents, families, and staff can best partner to promote both family engagement and children’s development. This year’s Parent Conference will take place in New Orleans, Louisiana from December 4-7, 2023.

Opioid Overdose Prevention Virtual Workshop


Hosted by Kansas Head Start Association:  Opioid Overdose Prevention and Medication Safety This presentation will provide participants up-to-date information on opioid trends, opioid overdose prevention, naloxone administration, and best practices for medication safe use, storage, and disposal. Participants will learn how to access free resources for themselves or families they serve including naloxone, medication disposal…


UNK-Community 7th Annual Early Childhood Conference

UNK Nebraskan Student Union 1013 W. 27th Street, Kearney

  This year's conference, the 7th Annual UNK-Community Early Childhood Conference, is themed: Promoting Knowledge and Well-being for Children, Families and Educators. Saturday sessions will feature Kristen Peterson, founder Butterfly Hill Nature Preschool in central Minnesota and host of The Play Based Learning Podcast. Friday’s session will feature Jenny Benson, Early Childhood consultant, coach, and…