1. Explore governing bodies and the policy council working together.
2. Review the governance requirements.
3. Identify how to build the relationship beyond compliance.
Leaders, board members and policy councils of Head Start/Early Head Start (HS/EHS) organizations working together is a requirement. It's also an area of risk in an organization. The requirements for boards are like no others. Leadership needs to know what their role is, so their agency does not get into trouble. Over the past few years, much more scrutiny has been placed on boards — and too many members are not fully aware. This is a must-attend session for HS/EHS grantee leaders.