ERIC Number: ED351138
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Early Childhood Education: Nurturing Oregon's Future.
Oregon State Dept. of Education, Salem.
This packet of materials includes several items that relate to early childhood education in Oregon. An information sheet describes the state's vision of comprehensive early childhood education for all children, and provides definitions, assumptions, and guiding principles that relate to that vision. A figure depicts the coordination of services relating to education from kindergarten through third grade. A briefing paper on educational reform discusses the implementation of developmentally appropriate practices, the development of programs concerning children's transition from prekindergarten to public school, health and social service needs of children and families, the involvement of parents in school decision making, and integration of children with disabilities into regular school activities. An information sheet on school readiness includes definitions and questions concerning continuity in educational philosophy, pedagogy, and educational structure. Also provided is a form to use in developing plans for children's transitions. (BC)
Publication Type: Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Oregon State Dept. of Education, Salem.
Identifiers: Comprehensive Services; Oregon