Description:

The “Journey to Kindergarten” and “The Journey Begins” are resource brochures for parents, caregivers, and early learning providers to ensure that their child(ren) arrives at Kindergarten prepared and ready to succeed. These resource brochures provide interactive activities to help children “Arrive with Five”: Literacy and Language; Math and Science; Social Skills and Relationships; Approaches to Learning; and Health and Wellness. These brochures were created and are supported by: Douglas County Early Childhood Council, Douglas County School District, Douglas County Libraries, Tri-County Health Dept., AllHealth Network, Developmental Pathways, and other passionate early childhood advocates.

Primary Role of Program in Early Childhood Systems:

System Coordination

Service Area(s):

Douglas

Population(s) Served:

Prenatal, Newborn, Infants, Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kindergartners, 1st Graders, 2nd Graders

Outcome-Based Activities The Program/Initiative Provides:

Family Support & Education

Family knowledge and capacity support children’s healthy development and learning
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Family Support & Education

Families, including those with high needs, experience timely and coordinated services and supports
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Health & Well-Being

Integrated and preventive maternal and child physical, behavioral and oral health services are available
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Learning & Development

Education, coaching and ongoing training exist for caregivers, teachers and other professionals
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Learning & Development

Formal and informal care environments and education practices reach the highest levels of quality
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Program evaluates effectiveness of activities and services:

Yes

View program's publically available data at
https://www.dcearlychildhood.org.

Organization Details:
Douglas County Early Childhood Council

3950 Trail Boss Lane
Castle Rock, Colorado 80104

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ECLC Framework Matrix: Outcomes > access, quality and equity