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National Resources

National P-3 Center

The National P-3 Center focuses on the learning opportunities that young children experience from birth through 3rd grade.

P-3 Framework

The Framework 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  Birth through third Grade resources - There are over 30 resources available at this site.

Education Commission of the States

K-3 Resources  

National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP)

Leading Pre-K – 3 Learning Communities 

United States Department of Education (USDOE)

Early Learning web page - You can find information about grant opportunities, webinars, and current reports.

Case Studies of the Early Implementation of Kindergarten Entry Assessments, August 2016

Preschool Through Third Grade Alignment and Differentiated Instruction:  A Literature Review, August 2016

Click here to see how resources from other states' P-3 work

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