Starting Strong: Pre-K Through Third Grade Success Stories From Across Minnesota

October 1, 2014


MinnCAN: The Minnesota Campaign for Achievement Now

This report features profiles of six schools and districts in Minnesota that have implemented inventive PreK-3rd grade alignment strategies.Site visits to these settings proved that focused, intentional efforts in areas such as effective leadership, data-driven instruction, and engaged families can have huge impacts on student achievement and school culture. 

APA Citation: 

MinnCan: The Minnesota Campaign for Achievement Now (2014). Starting strong: Pre-K through 3rd grade success stories from across Minnesota. Minneapolis, MN: Author.


  • School-Level Perspectives


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