National Center for Quality Teaching and Learning
Lise Fox, PhD
- Lise Fox, PhD
This center involves universities and agencies in the delivery of training and technical assistance to all Head Start grantees in the nation. Collaborating universities include: Vanderbilt University, University of Virginia, Iowa State University, University of Florida, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign. This subcontract comes from a very large technical assistance center funded by the federal Office of Head Start with a primary award to the University of Washington.
Provide leadership in the area of best practices in teaching and learning for Head Start training and technical-assistance providers, consultants and grantees. The center will be an integral component to ensuring that the federal investment in Head Start helps foster children’s learning and readiness for school.
Long Term Impact:
- Improve quality of Instruction within Head Start programs
- Improve school readiness outcomes for children entering Kindergarten from Head Start programs