Nurturing School Readiness through High-Quality Infant, Toddler, and Preschool Early Learning Programs

Welcome! The Sacramento County Office of Education (SCOE) plays a leadership role in advocating for high-quality early learning programs for all children in Sacramento County. SCOE's School Readiness Department promotes a strong early learning community to support children, families, and providers by enhancing quality and developing systems for continuous improvement through education, innovation, and collaboration.

This Web site represents a countywide collaborative vision for a centralized portal where both private and public early care and education directors and teachers, family child care providers, and school district administrators can access research-based, innovative, and promising practices and resources to enhance the quality of their programs.

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In addition, learn more about specific programs and services for K-12 public school students in Sacramento County and direct educational services for children and adults by visiting the Sacramento County Office of Education Web site.

Featured Resources:


 
California Preschool Learning Foundations, Volume 1
The California Preschool Learning Foundations outline key knowledge and skills that most children can achieve when provided with the kinds of interactions, instruction, and environments that research has shown to promote early learning and...

 
Continue with criteria from Point level 2 and use the Ages and Stages Questionnaire (ASQ) at entry and as indicated by results thereafter. Click here for more information about the ASQ.
ASQ is a developmental and social-emotional screening for children from one month to 5 ½ years. Highly...

School Readiness Department Sacramento County Office of Education

Promoting a strong early learning community to support children, families, and providers

Mission:
To enhance quality and develop systems for continuous improvement through education, innovation, and collaboration.