Welcome to the Early Childhood and Family Education Page! On our page, you will find information about programs and services for families and children birth through 3rd grade as well as a variety of resources for parents, teachers, administrators, educators, and students. Please see the "Main Page" menu for information regarding specific ages and grade levels. The "Quick Link" section provides links to commonly asked questions about topics such as the Oklahoma Academic Standards, Special Education, and How to Support Young Children Academically as well as Immunization and Child Care information.
Early Childhood Professional Development
The Office of Instruction is available to provide customized professional development to school districts in their local area. Please contact the Office of Instruction at (405) 522-3241.
Early Learning Inventory WebEx
January 17, 2017
- Early Learning Inventory WebEx video
This video is to inform Early Childhood educators and administrators about the Oklahoma State Department of Education’s work on exploring the use of an Early Learning Inventory. The inventory would be used to identify a range of skills in young children during the Kindergarten year. The WebEx was hosted by Sharon Morgan, Director of Early Childhood, and Megan Scott, Smart Start Oklahoma, who presented a recent survey completed by Pre-K and Kindergarten teachers regarding assessments in Early Childhood.