Events & Training

2014 Conference AttendeesVAHSA Conferences and Seminars

The Virginia Head Start Association sponsors multiple events for members and the community at large throughout the year:

Professional Development and Scholarships

Professional development for Virginia Head Start program staff is one of our highest commitments, whether from training that we offer or sponsor, or with scholarship assistance for outside educational programs.

  • The Elmore Scholarship is awarded each year for continuing education to a staff member and a family member
  • The McKinney Emerging Leader Scholarships cover the expenses for staff to attend the annual VAHSA spring conference
  • VAHSA offers scholarships for many of its other institutes and training as well

Be sure to check the complete Virginia Head Start Calendar of Events.

Also check our staff news often for other training opportunities throughout the year.