• Release Date: Tuesday, October 19, 2010

    Jeffrey E. BenattiWilmington, Del. - New Castle County Head Start, Inc. Executive Director Jeffrey E. Benatti has been appointed by Governor Jack A. Markell to serve on the Delaware Early Childhood Council (ECC) for a 2 year term ending September 2012. The ECC is the State Advisory Council on Early Childhood for children from birth to eight years of age.

    The ECC’s mission is to promote the highest quality comprehensive early learning...

  • Release Date: Thursday, September 30, 2010

    New Castle County Head Start, Inc. receives $224,219 for a Coaching and Mentoring program

    Wilmington, Del.New Castle County Head Start, Inc. announces it is a recipient of a federal Department of Health & Human Services grant in the amount of $224,219 to implement an Early Learning Mentor Coaches program. The grant, funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, supports a coaching initiative that will improve the quality of teaching; assist programs to promote positive, significant and sustained outcomes for children; and promote career development for...