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ERIC Number: EJ666725
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-1538-6619
Early Years Summit: Preschool-Kindergarten Collaboration Makes a Difference.
Firlik, Russ
Young Children, v58 n1 p73-78 Jan 2003
This article describes the Early Years Summit, meetings between kindergarten and preschool educators in New Canaan, Connecticut, to improve communication and foster collaboration. Outcomes included defining the kindergarten curricula and outlining expectations for children's preschool experiences. The Summit collaboratively drafted a statement of beliefs, developed standardized transition practices, built teamwork, and further strengthened commitment to children and families. (KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Connecticut