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Preschool Curriculum Consumer Report

“Included in this report are descriptions of 13 components of an effective, comprehensive curriculum; steps to prioritize these components to facilitate the selection process; suggestions to enhance a curriculum to ft the needs of a specific program; and a set of ratings for 14 comprehensive curricula on the 13 components of an effective curriculum. The introductory material provides information that is essential to interpreting the curriculum ratings and using the ratings to help make curricular decisions for your program, so please read this first.”


Teaching Resource – Creative Curriculum


California Preschool Learning Foundations, and the California Preschool Curriculum Frameworks

  •  “The 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 development.”

  •   The curriculum frameworks are “Companion volumes to the California Preschool Learning Foundations, the frameworks present strategies for early childhood educators that enrich learning and development opportunities for all California preschool children.”

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