Center of Excellence

The Center of Excellence: Social-Emotional Early Development Success (COE: SEEDS) program was created as a result of Head Start of Fayette County receiving the National Center of Excellence in Early Childhood Award in November 2010. The award was granted by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and was only granted to 10 Head Start facilities nationwide.

The Private Industry Council is using the funding resulting from this award to assist children of all ages, parents, and early education programs in preventing, reducing, and treating aggression and other inappropriate behaviors by promoting children’s emotional, social, and academic competence.

The Center of Excellence: Social-Emotional Early Development Success (COE: SEEDS) program was created as a result of Head Start of Fayette County receiving the National Center of Excellence in Early Childhood Award in November 2010. The award was granted by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and was only granted to 10 Head Start facilities nationwide.