Illinois Preschool for All Children
Kaplan is proud to extend its long-standing commitment to Illinois' early childhood teachers, caregivers, parents and children through its support of the Illinois Preschool for All Children programs. For 40 years, Kaplan has worked in close partnership with the Illinois early childhood preschool community to support the vision and creation of a quality learning environment for children and families. This website is designed to continue that tradition of support. At the click of a button, Illinois preschool programs can access the information and resources to enhance the Illinois Learning Standards and Benchmarks.
Illinois' Preschool for All Children program is a wonderful way to support our children's future success. Working together, early childhood teachers, caregivers and parents can ensure that children are ready for a great upcoming kindergarten year. Kaplan is committed to being part of your success story and has worked hard to develop and provide resources for school districts, private providers, parents and children that will be the foundation of many successful educational programs.
Kaplan Model Classroom
- Language Arts
- Fine Art
- Foreign Language
- Physical Development
- Social / Emotional
- Social Sciences
Curriculum Correlations and Resources
- Early Learning Accomplishment Profile (E-LAP) Kit
Birth - 36 months. A criterion-referenced instrument measuring development in 6 domains. E-LAP™ is appropriate for all children, including those with disabilities. The instrument is excellent for Early Head Start Programs and effective for communicating and collaborating with parents about their children's progress. Includes scoring sheets appropriate for summarizing results 3 times each year. Kit includes materials necessary for assessing 20 children. Additional manuals and scoring books available.LAP-3™ Kit
The Learning Accomplishment Profile Third Edition (LAP-3) provides a systematic method for observing the skill development of any child functioning in the 36 to 72 month age range, including children with disabilities. The LAP-3™ Kit contains most materials necessary for assessing 20 children. Includes scoring sheets for summarizing results 3 times in one year.LAP-D™ Third Edition
The Learning Accomplishment Profile -- Diagnostic (LAP-D), Third Edition, Dual Language (English-Spanish) provides a systematic method for observing children functioning in the 30 to 72 month age range. This assessment is designed for children with typical and atypical development. The LAP-D™ Kit contains a standardized set of the materials necessary to administer each item (except stairs and chairs).DECA-I/T Kit
The Devereux Early Childhood Assessment for Infants and Toddlers is a premier tool for assessing protective factors and screening for potential risks in the social and emotional development of very young children. It includes 50 record forms (20 Infant and 30 Toddler), Strategies Guide, User Guide, Set of 5 reproducible Parent Teacher Masters, 20 Parent Strategy Guides (For Now & Forever), 3 Adult Resilience Journals (Building Your Bounce) and Forms CD. This assessment is standardized, norm-referenced, reliable and valid, making it appropriate for child and program outcomes.DECA Preschool Program, Second Edition
This innovative program allows early childhood professionals and families to screen, assess, support, and evaluate outcomes in order to promote resilience and healthy social and emotional development in preschoolers. Kit includes: Preschool Record Forms (set of 40); User's Guide and Technical Manual; Strategy Guide; For Now and Forever Family Guides (set of 20); Building Your Bounce (2 copies); and FLIP IT!®
Interagency Partners for Illinois Preschool for All Children
- Illinois Board of Education - Early Childhood Education
- Illinois Early Learning Project
- Illinois HeadStart Association
- Illinois Network of Child Care Resource & Referral Agencies (INCCRRA)
- Voices For Illinois Children
- The Center: Resources for Teaching and Learning
- National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
- National Child Care Association (NCCA)
- National Association of Child Care Resource and Referral Agencies (NACCRRA)
- National Association of Child Care Professionals (NACCP)
- National Head Start Bureau
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