Data Collection & Data Systems
The Pennsylvania Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL) released Children’s Progress Updates for four-year olds enrolled in Keystone STAR 3 and 4 programs in the 2012-13 program year. Updates show children are progressing throughout the program year and are coming to school ready to learn, with the percentage of four-year olds with proficient academic and social skills doubled to 81 percent after participating in Keystone STARS 3 and 4 programs in 2012-13.
Describes the process in PA for scheduling ERS visits
Early Learning Coalition of Duval
Observation is the single most important guide when choosing an early learning program for your child.
Narrow your list to 3-5 providers. Visit each facility or home. Meet with the providers or center directors, and tour the facilities.
Here is a checklist for you to use when touring each center or home.