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State Information Request: An Overview of State Pre-K Programs

A state education leader asked for information on states' pre-K programs. Our response offers an overview of state approaches to pre-K assessment, best practices for special populations, county and local collaboratives, data, enrollment eligibility, funding mechanisms and transitions into kindergarten. To provide timely assistance to our constituents, State Information Requests are typically completed in 48 hours. They reflect an issue scan versus a comprehensive analysis.


Jan. 21, 2022

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