Are you an early childhood educator? Click here to learn more about a variety of topics including developmentally appropriate practice, family engagement, summer learning, technology and young children, obesity prevention and play.

Author: National Association for the Education of Young Children | Format: Website

This is the landing page for referrals to the Early Intervention Program. Run through the Office of the State Superintendent of Education, this page is a great place to start if you think a child you know may have a developmental delay.

Author: Office of the State Superintendent of Education | Format: Website

These newsletters have valuable information for parents of children who receive services through Early Stages. They contain tips and advice for coping with delays and helping children succeed.

Author: DC Public Schools - Office of Special Education | Format: Website

Early Stages offers free developmental screenings and evaluations for children between the ages of 2 years 8 months and 5 years 10 months who live in the District of Columbia. They help identify any delays that your child may have and arrange services to address them. If you have any concerns...

Author: DC Public Schools - Office of Special Education | Format: Website

Do you work with young children from a variety of diverse backgrounds and families? This project from NAEYC describes methods to effectively engage diverse families.

Author: National Association for the Education of Young Children | Format: Website

This campaign by the DC Department of the Environment is dedicated to educating residents about the District law that requires all children get screened for lead exposure at both 1 and 2 years of age.

Author: DC Department of the Environment | Format: Website

Temporary Cash Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) provides cash assistance to needy families with dependent children when available resources do not fully address the family's needs and while preparing program participants for independence through work. This website explains program...

Author: DC Department of Human Services | Format: Website

The DC Public Charter School Board operates this searchable website to help families locate charter schools that meet their needs. Families can search by school name, ward, zip code, grade, school type, school focus and performance tier.

Author: DC Public Charter School Board | Format: Website

The DC Public Schools operates this searchable website to help families locate DCPS schools that meet their needs. Families can search by grade level, program and ward.

Author: DC Public Schools | Format: Website

 

All DCPS schools and the majority of public charter schools participate in My School DC, the city's common application and common lottery. Use the School Finder ...

Author: My School DC | Format: Website