Head Start and COR Advantage

HighScope and Head Start’s Shared Commitment

HighScope and Head Start share a similar commitment to high-quality early education that changes the lives of children and families. HighScope Educational Research Foundation maintains alignment between COR assessment items and the Head Start Early Learning Outcomes Framework. In addition, HighScope has initiated numerous research studies that focus on Head Start children and families.

Actionable Data

Head Start agencies around the country prefer COR Advantage because of the high-quality, actionable developmental data that it generates just for Head Start teachers and administrators. The assessment has undergone rigorous validation studies, and HighScope maintains COR Advantage’s validity. Its streamlined set of items allow teachers to focus closely on quality observations that accurately represent children’s developmental progress. From lesson planning to measuring program-wide effectiveness, COR Advantage provides all stakeholders with the data they need. Learn more about reporting with COR Advantage.

Features Just for Head Start Programs

Additional COR Advantage features designed with Head Start and Early Head Start in mind include: