PAVE Parent Training and information (PTI) program is partnering with WA State Early learning partners to listen to families about their experiences moving from early intervention and early learning or childcare programs in to the school systems.
We would like to hear about your child’s experience moving into preschool
We know that young children do better when they enter preschool or
kindergarten feeling welcomed and excited. Families, schools, and early
learning programs must work together to provide the best pathway for every
You can help to strengthen these transitions in Washington by sharing your
story with us. We are asking families to think about the following three
questions and talk about them with us in a listening session or interview.
What are your
hopes and dreams for your child as they enter preschool or kindergarten?
What are your
fears and challenges?
What does success
look like for your child?
value your time and expertise, we would like to offer you a $25 gift card for
We hope you
will feel inspired to share your thoughts and stories with us!
Transition Specialist | ECEAP
Participation in this discussion is voluntary and will not affect any benefits
you, your family, or your community may receive. Our discussion should last
about 90 minutes and your individual responses will remain confidential. The
results of this conversation, combined with similar data from across the state
will help inform how to strengthen kindergarten transitions throughout
Washington, particularly for children and families furthest from opportunity.
This study will culminate in a final report, which will be published in 2022.
Please direct questions to Mari Taylor email@example.com