NOCAC Head Start/Early Head Start will use one or more research-based standardized screening tools for any participant that a staff member or parent suspects has a concern.
- Contact the Disabilities Services Coordinator to request a speech/language screener.
- The Disabilities Services Coordinator will:
- Schedule speech/language screenings with an outside agency.
- Document results of all speech/language screenings in Child Plus, email teachers with results and share copies of screeners and, if requested, write a report for families with copies of all screeners used.
Forms and Additional Guidance:
This policy complies with the following
|Head Start Program Performance Standard:||1302.60; 1302.61|
|ODJFS Child Care Manual:|
|Caring for Our Children:|
|Effective Date:||8/7/17||Reviewed Date:||3/17/20, 6/09/22|
|Approved By Policy Council:||8/7/17||Revision Approved By Policy Council:|