New Jersey Department of Education

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Division of Early Childhood Education


New Jersey Kindergarten Entry Assessment

New Jersey Kindergarten Implementation Guidelines

High-Quality Kindergarten Today
High-Quality Kindergarten Today is a 3-part series that highlights best practices in kindergarten based on the comprehensive NJ Kindergarten Implementation Guidelines. Throughout the series, Dr. Dorothy Strickland, Rutgers University Education Professor, Emerita, talks about developmentally appropriate teaching practices in the kindergarten classroom. The exuberant kindergarteners and their teachers are from Red Bank Primary School in Red Bank, NJ.  The series is co-produced by Advocates for Children of NJ and the NJ Department of Education with funding provided by Foundation for Child Development. 

Kindergarten Guidance

Kindergarten References and Resources