This post was published on 02/04/2020.
The Head Start Early Learning Outcomes Framework (HSELOF) is a guide that all Head Start programs use to plan and implement a comprehensive learning program. The framework begins with infants and toddlers to build a strong foundation in learning.
The framework has five areas of learning referred to as central domains. These domains are: Approaches to Learning, Social and Emotional Development, Language and Literacy, Cognition and Perceptual Motor and Physical Development. Through these central domains, a developmentally appropriate curriculum is supported for all children which includes:
“Early Childhood Learning and Knowledge Center. ”Getting Started with Head Start Early Learning Outcomes Framework Birth to Age 5, eclkc.ohs.acf.hhs.gov/hslc.