Sep 29 2018
SEPTEMBER 2018 \\\\\ PARTNERS IN EDUCATION AT BEREA COLLEGE in CLAY COUNTY
DELIVERING EARLY LEARNING
Teacher Melinda Morgan’s morning preschool class is in high gear.
In the manner of accomplished early childhood teachers, she prompts students to think, share, and discover new learning in steady, enthusiastic give-and-take. Reading from an oversized storybook, Morgan keeps two students riveted. “What…
The Kentucky Early Childhood Cost of Quality Study
CEELO Cost of Preschool Quality Tool (CPQ 2.0) Kentucky – Intermediate Scenario
CEELO Cost of Preschool Quality Tool (CPQ 2.0) Kentucky – Minimum Scenario
CEELO Cost of Preschool Quality Tool (CPQ 2.0) Kentucky – Target Scenario
KY Cost of Quality Child Care Model
Early Childhood Cost of Quality Child…
Nov 16 2017
November 16, 2017
Prichard Committee Releases Study
On Costs of Quality for Early Childhood Education
LEXINGTON, KY – The Prichard Committee for Academic Excellence today released the results of a year-long “Cost of Quality for Early Childhood Education” study to inform investment decisions to increase quality early care and education for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers.
“Having objective information on…
She taught me about mimicking. I’d never really heard of that before. She showed me how the sounds between little K. and us can help him with language skills. We’ve been able to learn more about what he should be doing at his age.
I LEARN SOMETHING EVERY TIME SHE COMES.
Jun 26 2017
PERSPECTIVES SPECIAL REPORT | Preschool Partnership Grants Boosting Community Collaboration for Quality Early Childhood Education
This Prichard Committee Brief Highlights the Preschool Partnership Pilot Grant Program’s Success Stories About Helping Our Youngest Children Arrive at School Ready to Learn.
The Preschool Partnership Grants administered by the Kentucky Department of Education and authorized in the 2017-18 biennial budget are already showing promise in helping Kentucky communities and school districts build partnerships to…
Latest National Early Childhood Research Shows Positive Gains for Kentucky Preschool Education
NIEER Yearbook Findings Highlight Positive Steps for KY Children and More Work to Do
LEXINGTON, KY – Today’s release of the annual State of Preschool Yearbook by the National Institute of Early Education Research (NIEER) demonstrates Kentucky’s positive progress in preschool education and calls for continued improvements.…
Jan 21 2017
KENTUCKY EDGUIDES | 2017 EDITION
The Kentucky EdGuides are tools for engaging students, parents, teachers, and other Kentucky public education stakeholders.
Each EdGuide explains one major element of Kentucky’s public education system in two pages or less. Choose a single EdGuide, a complete set, or the related glossary below.
Kentucky EdGuides (Complete 2017 Edition)
Glossary of Kentucky Education Terms (2015 Edition)
Cover | Introduction
Purpose of Kentucky Schools…
Jan 13 2017
Early Learning Study Funded
A $50,000 grant from The Northern Kentucky Family of Funds of The Greater Cincinnati Foundation will finance the Early Childhood Provider Cost of Quality study in Kentucky.
The study, led by the Prichard Committee, will provide information to policymakers and legislators about targeted long-term investments and the importance of adequate fees and reimbursement…
State Debuts New Ratings for Early-Years Programs
Kentucky launched a new five-star tiered quality rating and improvement system in July for all early care and education programs that receive public funding.
The new system, known as Kentucky All STARS, is designed to recognize public preschool, child care centers, and Head Start programs for continuous quality improvement. It…
Brown Foundation Grant Boosts Early Ed., Postsecondary Efforts
The Prichard Committee for Academic Excellence plans to expand key statewide education initiatives rang- ing from school readiness to postsecondary success, thanks in part to a grant from the James Graham Brown Foundation.
The Foundation’s $425,000, two-year award was made for the grant, “Kentucky Leads the Nation in Edu-…