PHSA is pleased to provide our member programs with the opportunity to participate in our 4th state-wide Head Start/Early Head Start Wage and Fringe Benefits Survey. For this year’s survey, we are partnering with the Research and Evaluation Group at Public Health Management Corporation (PHMC).
About the R&E Group
With extensive expertise in survey research, data visualization and the PA early childhood education field including being a PHSA member program, the R&E Group is uniquely positioned to design and administer a comprehensive web-based survey of Pennsylvania Head Start/Early Head Start staff wages and benefits.
The R&E Group has agreed to make themselves available to answer all questions about the survey from process to data entry to interpretation. You can contact them at:
Nana Nimako, firstname.lastname@example.org, 215-985-2500, ext. 8295
Laura McCann, email@example.com, 267-350-7695
December 1, 2017 – PHSA members and Comparable Programs complete the survey
December 2017 & January 2018 – Data analysis
February 2018 – Final report and presentation of findings via webinar
*Use the sliding scale below to determine your participation fee based on your overall budget (Federal Head Start, Early Head Start, HSSAP, PA PreK Counts and MIECHV funding):
|$0 – $1,000,000||$500|
|$1,000,001 – $1,500,000||$600|
|$1,500,001 – $3,000,000||$850|
*Programs who recruit more than 2 Comparable Programs will receive a $75 rebate on their participation fee.
On October 6, 2017, the R & E Group hosted an informational webinar for interested programs and their comparable.
Next Steps for Participants
To better communicate with participating programs and track their Comparable Organization to calculate rebates, we are asking programs to indicate their interest in participating by filling out the this Google form.
Fill out the Survey
- Survey link for PHSA members: http://bit.ly/2018PHSAWageSurvey
- Survey link for Comparable Programs: http://bit.ly/2018PHSAComparableSurvey
Other Participant Materials