Friends

Choosing early education can be a complex and difficult process without accurate or readily accessible information.  Enrolling your child an early education  program should not be a rushed decision.  The resources we have listed below offer information ranging from how to choose a care center, the importance of early education and tuition assistance.  We encourage you to review the sites and come speak with us with your questions or concerns. 

Best beginnings

Best Beginnings is a Kindergarten Readiness initiative for Clinton children from birth through age 5.  Funded by the Clinton Board of Education and the United Way, Best Beginnings enhances early experiences so that all children enter kindergarten ready to learn!

care-4-kids

Care 4 Kids helps low to moderate income families in Connecticut pay for child care costs. This program is sponsored by the Connecticut Office of Early Childhood.   You can look at the site to find out how the program works, who is eligible, and how to enroll.

office of early childhood education

The Connecticut Office of Early Childhood (OEC) was established in 2013 to coordinate and improve the various early childhood programs and components in the state to create a cohesive high-quality early childhood system.  This site has many resources valuable to your early education search.

National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)

This site is packed full of helpful information and discussion topics for helping parents navigate the child care landscape.