February 28, 2019


Earlier this week, MHSA attended the regional opioid meeting "Preparing and Planning to Address the Opioid Crisis and Substance Use Disorders" with Head Start leaders from across Region III. The meeting focused on creating a path forward to support Head Start chil...

February 6, 2019

Once again, the 2018-2019 Kindergarten Readiness Assessment (KRA) Report shows low Head Start assessment scores. The infographic and KRA report below exhibits percentages from Head Start, Child Care, Family Child Care, Home/Informal Care, Non-Public Nursery and Pre-K....

February 5, 2019

2019 is shaping up to be an crucial year for Head Start in the State of Maryland.  Our voice, YOUR voice, needs to be stronger than ever! 

Over the next few blog posts, (we broke it down into different posts to make it easier to digest)  we will take a look at issu...

August 28, 2018

In late July, the MHSA Board of Directors met for three days in Columbia, Maryland and stewed over the direction of MHSA for the next year. The Board left refreshed, and with a vision to serve our members and the Head Start community for the upcoming program year. 


April 13, 2018

Planning for the 2018 MHSA Spring Conference is in full swing, and it is shaping up to be an event packed with inspiration, motivation, engagement, and fun. It is sure to be a conference that you do not want to miss!  If you haven't registered, EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION...

April 3, 2018

We've had excellent and exciting news in recent weeks regarding funding for Head Start programs. Please read on and feel free to ask questions or leave comments. Your support and activism is what made this possible. The more active you are, the stronger we are. Be prou...

March 5, 2018

2018 is just nine weeks old, and we have already witnessed 12 school shootings across the country, spanning from middle school to college. The last shooting took place just a few days ago on the campus of Central Michigan University where two people were shot to death...

December 7, 2017

The new website is up and running with new features and better functionality.  Check it out and give us some feedback on the site. 

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Baltimore, MD 21212
Ph: 301-744-9472; 443-595-6472
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