Preschool Development Birth Through Five (NYSB5)

B5 Grant Awarded and Work Begins! 

The Council was awarded an $8.7 million one-year Preschool Development Birth to Five grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. You can read the Council grant proposal and learn more about grant activities here.

NEEDS ASSESSMENT SURVEY: What do you think about early care and education in NYS? We want to hear from you!

Link to the quick, easy and confidential survey:


Kindergarten Transition Summit Dates Announced!

For registration information, please click on the links below:

 June 2019                                                                  

 October 2019                                                             

 November 2019                                       

Invitation for Parents to attend the Early Childhood Advisory Council (NYS ECAC) meetings. If you know parents who might be interested, please share this flier and email: The next NYS ECAC Member Meeting is: June 20, 2019 at the Empire State Plaza. You can find previous ECAC member meeting materials here


NYS Pyramid Model is beginning COHORT 4! 

For more information contact Vicki Robert at  Click here for a list of Pyramid Model training available statewide! 


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