Welcome to The Ready Child, a website designed to give you the knowledge and skills you need to help every child succeed in kindergarten and in life.
Visit us often to:
- Learn about the characteristics of a kindergarten-ready child
- Find out about the important role that families can play in promoting kindergarten readiness
- Discover how to set up hands-on, sensory-rich learning environments
- Access a wealth of free kindergarten-readiness activities and resources
- Learn how to identify and build on the strengths that children and families bring to the kindergarten classroom
- Read blog posts by our early learning expert
In kindergarten, you can learn how to be a citizen of the world.— Jill Lepore, Harvard University historian and journalist
View posts by our early childhood expert.
Check back often so you don’t miss a single blog—and join in the conversation by asking questions or leaving comments at the end of each post.