Here's what you need to know....


  1. ICYMI:NHSA Deep Dive into the Build Back Better Frameworkwebinar, aired November 3, 2021 @ 2:00 p.m.  NHSA will share a bill summary by the end of the week.  The Build Back Better Act ,H.R. 5376, is headed to the House floor as soon as tomorrow, if not today.  The House Rules Committee met yesterday and the bill is ready for floor action.

  2. FHSA says it's worth the read. The Hunt Institute has released A Guide for Policymakers for the Childcare and Prekindergarten in The Build Back Better Act, which condenses roughly 100 pages of pertinent bill language into 6 pages of question and answer-style summary. The Hunt Institute, November  1, 2021

  3. What’s in the Build Back Better Act for Children, Youth, and Families Experiencing Homelessness – And Why It Matters, Take a moment to read the Schoolhouse Connections high-level summary of provisions that are most closely relevant to child, youth, and family homelessness, and why they matter. SchoolHouse Connection, November 2, 2021

Please visit our COVID-19 Resource page, which is updated regularly, and the FHSA events list for more information. If there is something else you need guidance on, let us know - we will continue to work with state agencies and partners to answer your questions. 



Wanda Minick 
Executive Director 


Florida Head Start Association

111 N. Gadsden Street, Suite 200
Tallahassee, FL 32301

Phone Number: (850) 694-6477

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