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Preschool Through 3rd Grade Resources
National P-3 Center
The National P-3 Center focuses on the learning opportunities that young children experience from birth through 3rd grade.
The Framework for Planning, Implementing, and Evaluating P-3 Approaches is designed to address key questions facing those who are developing and implementing comprehensive P-3 approaches in their school, district, or community
Center on Enhancing Early Learning Outcomes (CEELO)
CEELO fosters sustainable change in state policy and practice for children birth to third grade.
Education Commission of the States
Education Commission of the States partners with education policy leaders to address issues by sharing resources and expertise.
National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP)
NAESP serves elementary and middle school principals and other education leaders throughout the world.
United States Department of Education (USDOE)
Early Learning web page - You can find information about grant opportunities, webinars, and current reports.
Early Childhood Social Emotional Learning Resources
The CDE Preschool Team encourages evidence-based practices and high quality learning experiences for every young child. Social Emotional Learning during early childhood is a critical element of preschool programs.
"Children develop best when they have secure, consistent, relationships with responsive adults and opportunities for positive relationships with peers" (Copple & Bredekamp, 2009)
- Early Childhood Mental Health Tool Kit
- Supporting Social Emotional Development and Mental Health
- Indispensables for Quality Pre-K
- The Incredible Years
- How to Choose a Social-Emotional Curriculum