Resources

Early Childhood Education


Preschool for All Children Age 3 to 5 Years

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Topic New!

Topic Kindergarten Individual Development Survey (KIDS) Advisory Committee

Topic Webinars



Topic Head Start Collaboration


Topic Toolkits


Topic Early Child RFP Archive



Topic Budget Information

(all pdf file)

Topic Accountability

Topic Illinois Early Learning and Development Standards (IELDS) pdf file

(Final Version - 9/13)

Topic Illinois Preschool for All Implementation Manual  pdf file

(296 pages, 12MB) (9/11)
The Implementation Manual is designed to serve as a guide for administrators, teachers and other staff of Illinois Preschool for All programs.

Topic Illinois Early Childhood Asset Map (IECAM)

 

This website provides Illinois and National Data Sources on Early Childhood Services and is useful in measuring the capacity of—and need for—early childhood services in the state of Illinois.

Topic New tool available for agencies planning or starting Preschool program pdf file

Getting Ready: Preparing to House Your Pre-Kindergarten Program is a new tool available free from the Illinois Facilities Fund. Getting Ready is an interactive, online tool to help nonprofits plan ahead for housing a new Pre-K program. In three steps, the tool will help an organization assess its space needs, evaluate the fit of any facility with its program goals, and identify any renovation or modification needs.

Topic Press Release



Topic Resources


Topic Program Contact Lists