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Innovations to Align Systems for Young Children

A new set of case studies from the National League of Cities (NLC) highlights a growing strategy for getting young children ready for educational success: aligning early care and education programs with K-12 education systems.
Information Update
May 8, 2012

The series, Educational Alignment for Young Children: Profiles of Local Innovation identifies five cities on the leading edge of efforts to create a seamless educational pipeline for children ages 0-8. Innovative strategies in Boston, Hartford, San Antonio, San José and Seattle are aligning school and out-of-school providers, and expanding data-sharing across systems.