The Rhode Island Department of Education supports districts, schools, educators, and families in providing equitable educational experiences to students. Visit their website to find resources.
2022-2023 RI State Pre-K Classroom at Precious Years Nursery Lottery is now open! The Rhode Island Department of Education (RIDE) is now accepting lottery applications for the 2022-2023 school year for state-funded RI Pre-K programs. RI Pre-K provides free, high quality Pre-K education to eligible 4 year olds. Children must be 4 years old by September 1, 2022. Use this link to apply today!
The CCAP program can subsidize the cost of childcare for children under the age of 13. Click here to learn more.
BrightStars is RI’s tiered quality rating and reimbursement system. Visit their website to learn more.
The Rhode Island Department of Children, Youth and Families partners with families to raise safe and healthy children in a caring environment. See how they might be able to help you.
The National Association for the Education of Young Children promotes high quality learning through policy and research. Visit their website here.
The Rhode Island office for the National Association for the Education of Young Children reviews data, research and best practices locally found in Rhode Island. See their advocacy work here.
Rhode Island Early Learning and Development Standards produces shared expectations for what young children should know and be able to do. To read more, visit their website.