Santa Clara County’s Office of Education and Santa Clara County Library are partnering to make sure every child has a strong foundation in early learning. Along with school districts and other early learning partners, we are participating in the Office of Education’s Steps for Success Campaign, which aims to increase enrollment in publicly funded Preschool, Transitional Kindergarten, and Kindergarten programs.
Want to see all the programs available? Not sure of the difference between preschool and transitional kindergarten? Need help enrolling your child in your school district? Check out the Office of Education’s Early Learning Enrollment Resource Website., opens a new window
Need help finding quality, safe, licensed child care and preschool options in Santa Clara County? Visit Santa Clara County’s Child Care Portal, opens a new window or email them at firstname.lastname@example.org, opens a new window. You can also download a flyer in English, Spanish, or Vietnamese.
And for a plethora of resources to develop early literacy skills, check out the Library’s Kids page, opens a new window. You’ll be able to access resources such as Ready Rosie, opens a new window - a subscription service (free through the library) that sends literacy tips straight to your phone; ABCMouse, opens a new window - a portal of online learning games that teach reading, math, science, health, social studies, art, and music, for ages 2-8; and reading recommendations, opens a new window from favorite picture books to bedtime stories for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. Why wait? Check these all out today!