ERIC Number: ED424007
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Learning Readiness in Minnesota Public Schools.
Minnesota State Dept. of Children, Families, and Learning, St. Paul.
"Learning Readiness" is a public school initiative for all 3-4 year old children and their families in Minnesota. The purpose of the Learning Readiness programs is to provide all eligible children with adequate opportunities to participate in child development programs that enable them to enter school with the necessary skills and behaviors as well as the family stability needed for them to progress and flourish. This pamphlet provides an overview of the Learning Readiness programs. The pamphlet describes the components and services of the programs and the types of learning readiness opportunities available; characteristics of program participants; the importance of early education and parental involvement; program funding; partnerships with community programs and services; and the beneficiaries of the programs. (JPB)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Child Development, Early Childhood Education, Educational Objectives, Family School Relationship, Learning Readiness, Parent Child Relationship, School Readiness
Learning Readiness, Minnesota Department of Children, Families and Learning, 95h Floor, Capitol Square Building, 550 Cedar Street, St. Paul, MN 55101-2273; phone: 612-296-8414; e-mail: Children@state.mn.us; Web site: http://children.state.mn.us
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Minnesota State Dept. of Children, Families, and Learning, St. Paul.
Identifiers - Location: Minnesota