Bridging ECE and PreK-12 Systems

We work to improve the education continuum children experience from birth (Pre-school) through 3rd grade. We believe that gaps in children’s opportunities and learning outcomes demand organization and system level reform in states, districts, and communities. 

2022 National P-3 Institute
Applications Open

To be held October 17-20 in San Diego, California, the National P-3 Institute offers an in-depth, strategic retreat-like experience for teams to focus on their efforts to support early learning and the early grades.

Applications are due July 1.  Click here to go straight to the short application.

Teams will be notified by July 15.

For more information on the Institute, click here.

Vision

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To improve the education continuum that children experience from birth through third grade, regardless of race, class, culture, or zip code.

Mission

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To bridge divides between the early care and education (ECE) and PreK-12 systems that serve children from birth through 3rd grade.

What

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We Do

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Create

new knowledge and ideas

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Convene

stakeholders

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Curate

promising strategies, tools, and resources

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Collaborate

with policymakers, practitioners, and researchers

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.

P-3 Map

The Map identifies states, school districts, communities, and organizations across the U.S. working to create a well-aligned, coherent, high-quality continuum of learning from birth through third grade. 

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