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P-3 Tool Kit

This P-3 tool kit includes a variety of resources for school and district leaders. This tool kit will continue to grow in the coming weeks and months as additional resources are added page.

Getting Started

Needs Assessments and Action Plan Examples

School Readiness Consulting has drafted an overview of a P-3 needs assessment and action planning process. It includes sample content for each step in the process.

The National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP) has released an updated, principal competency guide Leading Pre-K – 3 Learning Communities. The guide includes a self assessment tool which principals can use three times a year to look at the progress of their efforts.

The National P-3 Center offers a P-3 Framework for  to address key questions facing those who are developing and implementing comprehensive P-3 approaches in their school, district, or community. The Framework for Planning, Implementing, and Evaluating P-3 Approaches includes a self assessment of implementation and alignment activities of P-3 strategies.


P-3 Resource Table

The table includes a compilation P-3 resources including articles, guides, webinars and reports. The table includes summaries of each resource and the key areas related to P-3.

National Resources

Find organizations and national resources related to P-3.


Connections to P-3 at the Colorado Department of Education  


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