American Indian/Alaska Native & Migrant/Seasonal T/TA Centers
Training & Technical Assistance (T/TA) for Wisconsin’s American Indian/Alaska Native (Region 11) and Migrant/Seasonal (Region 12) Head Start programs is provided under separate contracts than that for the WI T/TA Center which serves programs as part of a six state Region 5 consortium contract under STG International, Inc.
Although under separate contracts, the state, AI/AN, and Migrant/Seasonal Head Start T/TA Centers share the same roles and responsibilities and all function to provide grantees with “high-quality, sustained, and intensive training and technical assistance . . . to improve the capacity of local programs to deliver services that meet or exceed the standards” as described in the HS Act of 2007, including the following priority areas: school readiness, the training/career development needs of staff, and the correction of deficiencies.
ICF International, Inc. is the T/TA contractor for all AI/AN Head Start programs and Paltech, Inc. is the T/TA contractor for all Migrant/Seasonal Head Start programs. Contact information for the individuals providing local T/TA for Wisconsin’s Tribal and Migrant/Seasonal programs follows.
American Indian/Alaska Native T/TA Center
Melissa WindyBoy, Early Childhood Education Specialist
ICF International, Inc.
763-420-9996 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 763-420-9996 end_of_the_skype_highlighting
Migrant/Seasonal T/TA Center
Seth Kopald, Early Childhood Education Specialist
734-222-4168 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 734-222-4168 end_of_the_skype_highlighting