Research Links

The following sites provide information and research regarding early childhood education and the academic, social, and physical goals preschoolers need to reach for later success.

Center for Improving the Readiness of Children for Learning and Education (C.I.R.C.L.E.)
http://www.uth.tmc.edu/circle
Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute (FPG)
http://www.fpg.unc.edu
International Reading Association (IRA)
http://www.reading.org
National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
http://www.naeyc.org
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)
http://www.nctm.org
National Head Start Association (NHSA)
http://www.nhsa.org
National Institute for Early Education Research (NIEER)
http://www.nieer.orgyet
Progress in International Reading Literacy Study (PIRLS)
http://www.pirls.org
The National Head Start Child Development Institute (CDI)
http://www.hsnrc.org/CDI
Also see: The Head Start Child Outcomes Framework
http://www.hsnrc.org/CDI/outcontent.cfm