Ready At Five is pleased to share a snapshot of Maryland's Early Learning Response to COVID-19

Ready At Five is pleased to share  Meeting the Challenge: Maryland’s Early Learning Response to COVID-19. Using enrollment and demographic data as well as responses to surveys, this publication captures a compelling snapshot of the immediate and unprecedented response to COVID-19 in early care and education settings, such as public PreK and kindergarten classrooms and family and childcare centers across Maryland.


Thank You for Making our Virtual School Readiness Symposium a Success!

237 attendees joined us on May 11, 2021 for our second Virtual School Readiness Sympoisum. We would like to thank our sponsors, presenters, and everyone who attended for making the morning a success!  Please find links to the presentations and materials in our Symposia Archive

Happy Teacher Appreciation Week 2021!

We appreciate and value all the work that early childhood educators, childcare providers, and the families who are their children's first teachers do to enrich the lives of our youngest learners!  THANK YOU for all that you do! 

During the Week of the Young Child and Every Week We Celebrate all of our youngest learners and the educators, parents and caregivers who nurture them!

We Loved Celebrating the Week of the Young Child #WOYC21!  Everyone who liked, shared, or commented on our social media posts during the week was entered into a drawing to receive a complimentary Ready At Five School Readiness Symposium registration as well as special gifts from our friends at Kaplan Early Learning Company!  Congratulations to our winners! 

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