Governor Raimondo’s Commitment for High Quality Pre-K

Every child deserves a shot at a bright future, and there is no better preparation for a child’s future than a high-quality education, beginning in Pre-K.

Why High Quality Pre-K Matters

Untangling the Evidence on Preschool Effectiveness: Insights for Policymakers: This report adds to the growing consensus that high-quality preschool leaves children better prepared for school, especially in terms of their academic skill development.

Does Preschool Pay Off? Tulsa Says Yes: Researchers were able to show that Tulsa's pre-k program has significant, positive effects on students' outcomes and well-being through middle school.

The Benefits and Costs of Investing in Early Childhood Education: The fiscal, economic, and societal gains of universal prekindergarten in the United States.