Early Childhood

Preschool Promise Launches “Take the Pledge” Campaign

The Cincinnati Preschool Promise has launched a “Take the Pledge” campaign to raise awareness about and support for two years of quality preschool for every child our community. Campaign volunteers will attend over 100 events, asking people to sign a pledge to support two years of quality preschool for all children with a goal of collecting 10,000 pledges by October. [...] more about Preschool Promise Launches “Take the Pledge” Campaign

Cincinnati Preschool Promise

We always hoped that the year 2016 would be all about children, and Cincinnati's vote to approve Issue 44 was a huge win for children. This new, 5-year levy will produce $48 million a year for our children and our schools, including $15 million a year for quality preschool expansion. [...] more about Cincinnati Preschool Promise

Kindergarten Readiness, Newport

The Newport Early Childhood Network works with Success By 6® to measure school readiness using the Developmental Indicators for Early Learning (DIAL-3) screen.
  
The DIAL-3 assesses motor skills, concepts, and language.  The network has determined that a score of higher than 50 NCE’s (normal curve equivalency) indicates readiness for kindergarten.
 
 

Kindergarten Readiness, Covington

The Covington Early Childhood Network works with Success By 6® to assess incoming kindergarten students using the Developmental Indicators for Early Learning (DIAL-3) screen.  This is the second year that Covington has administered the DIAL-3. Previously, the district was using only the Dynamic Indicators of Basic Early Literacy Skills (DIBELS) to assess kindergarten readiness.  [...] more about Kindergarten Readiness, Covington

Kindergarten Readiness, Cincinnati

Cincinnati Public Schools work with Success By 6® to assess the readiness of every student that enters kindergarten. The district uses the Kindergarten Readiness Assessment for Literacy (KRA-L) that measures elements of vocabulary and literacy development that are critical for later reading success.   [...] more about Kindergarten Readiness, Cincinnati