Ready to Learn: Easing Transition to Kindergarten

Early kindergarten transition programs show promising results for historically marginalized student populations. A recent study found participants maintained higher attendance and literacy skills during kindergarten and beyond. The program helps incoming kindergarteners practice school routines and connects parents with school staff to support learning at home. Hear about the positive, lasting impact of a low-cost, targeted intervention that supports family engagement and student achievement.

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Format: Case study
Event Type: Session
Level: Basic Understanding