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View the Recording of the Q & A Webinar about the Transition to MyTeachingStrategies™

The Office of Early Learning and School Readiness hosted a Question and Answer webinar with Teaching Strategies on Wednesday, March 15th at 4:00 PM for preschool teachers, kindergarten teachers and administrators. We covered a few of the most frequently asked questions about the upgrade and took a tour of the MyTeachingStrategies™ system. For more information, please view the recorded webinar.


View the Recording of the Kindergarten School Readiness Data Webinar

An informational webinar was hosted on Wednesday, March 15th at 2:00 PM to support school districts in preparing for the implementation of school readiness data reporting for the SY 2017-18. The webinar include an overview of the school readiness data reporting requirements and time for participants to ask questions. For more information, please view the recorded webinar.


The Power of Kindergarten 

The Office of Early Learning and School Readiness is excited to provide this professional development opportunity through Colorado’s Race to the Top Early Learning Challenge Fund. There will be no registration costs to districts for staff to attend the workshops. The 2 day workshops will be presented by Sue Kempton; Colorado educator, author, keynote speaker and consultant. The workshops will focus on using children’s natural curiosity and various classroom tools to build schema across contents. Additionally, attendees will explore ways to develop classroom environments and experiences that are rich in oral language and vocabulary. 

Please Note:Registration for all sessions is closed.If you would like to be added to the wait list, please contact Shannon Montalbano at 


School Readiness Virtual Office Hours

The Kindergarten School Readiness Team will continue to host virtual office hours in the spring. Dates and topics will be announced in the coming months.


School Readiness Summer Training

Summer learning and professional development opportunities are being planned for June!  Please check back in the coming months for more information on locations and dates. We also would like to remind you that the School Readiness team can support your school/district's with school readiness in many ways. Please contact the School Readiness team for more information.  




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