June 21 - July 2, 2020 - CANCELED
PMFO-UCLA Head Start Management Fellows Program
The UCLA Head Start Management Fellows Program is a partner in the National Center on Program Management and Fiscal Operations (NCPMFO), which is funded by the Administration for Children and Families (ACF), Office of Head Start.
We are saddened to inform you that the UCLA Head Start Management Fellows Program originally scheduled from June 21-July 2, 2020, is canceled. Like all organizations worldwide, UCLA is grappling with the wide-ranging impact of the coronavirus. We are grateful and appreciate your interest and shared excitement in the PMFO/UCLA Head Start Management Fellows Program and look forward to seeing you in the future. We remain motivated and anticipate rescheduling to a new date in the Summer of 2021.
Criteria for Admission:
A minimum of 2 years’ tenure as a director or manager in a Head Start/Early Head Start program or an executive who currently holds a leadership role in a regional or state Head Start association
Documentation of a leadership role in a local, state or regional community organization for a minimum of 2 years
A commitment from a co-participant who is the applicant’s supervisor, to participate for the final two and one-half days of the program
Demonstrated competence in working within community organizations and a pledge to work with other Head Start/EarIy Head Start programs in the future through training workshops and/or mentoring opportunities
Participants are responsible for a registration fee of $3,100 plus travel expenses for themselves and their co-participant. We do select a limited number of two-person teams from the same program.
As part of NCPMFO, the Fellows Program will be offered from June 21 - July 2, 2020, at UCLA Anderson School of Management.
March 3-5, 2020
PMFO-UCLA Head Start New Director Mentor Initiative
The National Center for Program Management and Fiscal Operations (PMFO) is pleased to offer a unique opportunity for new Head Start directors to expand their knowledge and practice through a mentor-mentee relationship with an effective and experienced Head Start director. New Head Start directors (those in the position for fewer than three years) will be partnered with veteran Head Start directors, who are also graduates of the UCLA Head Start Management Fellows Program.
As a result of the PMFO-UCLA new director/mentor relationship, new Head Start directors will develop the following core capabilities:
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