January 2024

This report shares findings from  an evaluation of First 10 implementation in Rhode Island, specifically in the communities of East Providence, Johnston, and Woonsocket. It assesses each  communities’ progress toward their goals; shares feedback on team collaboration and relationships; describes sustainability plans; and offers formative feedback to improve First 10 and  RIDE support.

September 2023

This evaluation brief by the American Institutes for Research® (AIR®) shares findings from the first year of implementation in Michigan communities. First 10 pilot sites addressed barriers that limit families’ access to school readiness services;  aligned pre-K and Kindergarten practices; and improved collaboration among schools, early childhood programs, and community partners; among other successes.

A photo of MI First 10 team.