Early Learning Initiative

Community Indicator Trends

This dashboard presents trends in community indicators that tell us about wellbeing of children and families in Santa Clara County.

Quality Matters Annual Snapshot

This program is a community partnership focused on increasing the quality of licensed early learning programs serving children age’s birth through 5 in Santa Clara County.

myTeachstone Annual Snapshot

The online learning platform, myTeachstone, increases educators’ access to a robust professional development library of resources, and supports individual coaching and peer group involvement in professional development.

SEEDS Annual Snapshot

SEEDS of Learning is a nationally recognized professional development program for parents/caregivers and educators of young children. This program is designed to help children in their care develop the early literacy skills and the social-emotional foundation they need to be ready for kindergarten.

Success Stories

These stories show us how our Early Learning programs are impacting the lives of children and families in Santa Clara County.

Universal Access Pilot Snapshot

The Universal Access Pilot is a macro-level prevention framework involved in the development, implementation, and testing of an integrated resource navigation approach intended to close the achievement gap for families in the Franklin-McKinley and Alum Rock districts.

School Readiness Program

Santa Clara County 2018 Kindergarten Readiness Assessment

This snapshot presents the results of the countywide Kindergarten Readiness assessment conducted in 2018.

Early Childhood Assets

This snapshot describes the ways in which early childhood assets are linked to kindergarten readiness.

Homelessness and School Readiness

This snapshot describes the ways in homelessness and housing instability is linked to kindergarten readiness.

Resilience and School Readiness

This snapshot describes the ways in childhood resilience is linked to kindergarten.

School Readiness Amongst Vietnamese Students

This snapshot describes the differences in kindergarten readiness amongst ethnic groups, particularly Vietnamese children.