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Jan2010Responding to the Needs of Young Latino Children: State Efforts to Build Comprehensive Early Learning Systems »This paper describes common challenges states are facing in developing comprehensive, culturally and...

Aug2012Young Children's Healthy Development and Learning in a Diverse Society »This document offers information and resources for successfully supporting intersections between iss...

Oct2013Early Learning Left Out »Early Learning Left Out is the most comprehensive effort to date to track state and federal investme...

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Oct2013Kindergarten Entry Assessment Discussion Guide 2013 » The KEA Discussion Guide summarizes the Race to the Top – Early Learning Challenge review criteria ...

Oct2013Early Learning Left Out »Early Learning Left Out is the most comprehensive effort to date to track state and federal investme...

Aug2013Strengthening Families Through Early Care and Education Website »The Strengthening Families website offers a variety of resources to support quality in family engage...

May2013A Stitch in Time: Calculating the Cost of School Unreadiness »Charlie Bruner presents information and approaches to make the case for investments in early childho...

May2013Characteristics of Quality Early Learning Environments »First-rate early learning programs that are safe, healthy, stimulating, organized, and, most importa...

May2013Compilation of Resources Relating to Early Childhood Data »The National Association for the Education of Young Children website includes several resources that...

May2013Credentials for the Infant/Toddler Child Care Workforce: A Technical Assistance Tool for Child Care and Development Fund Administrators »The purpose of this document is to serve as a technical assistance tool to state CCDF administrators...

May2013Developing a Skilled, Ethnically and Linguistically Diverse Early Childhood Workforce Village Building and School Readiness: Closing Opportunity Gaps in a Diverse Society »This chapter of Village Building is adapted from California Tomorrow’s Getting Ready for Quality.

May2013Developing Culturally Appropriate Quality Rating and Improvement Systems »This two-page overview provides measures that could be incorporated into QRIS that would begin to re...

May2013Educare: A Catalyst for Change »The Ounce of Prevention Fund opened its Educare Center on Chicago's south side in February 2000 to a...