Preschool Development Birth Through Five (NYSB5)


What Kids Say About Kindergarten

Video made possible by NYS B5 Grant at Columbia County Early Literacy and Learning Network for the Kindergarten Transition Summit 2019.

Videos and Materials from statewide KT Summit
October 28, 2020

Hosted by Finger Lakes Community Schools


KT Summit Webinar for Winners:

You can view the Kindergarten Transition Summit Winners 2020 in pdf or recorded webinar below:

PDF | Webinar

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Kindergarten Transition Summit Orientation March 25, 2021

On March 25, 2021 the New York State Council on Children and Families as part of the NYSB5 grant will convene a Kindergarten Transition Summit Orientation. The purpose of this orientation is to demonstrate of how to host, implement and apply for funding to host a KT summit in 2021 and increase the number of local transition teams statewide.

Register Here

Below are a list of the materials:

1   - KT Summit Orientation Agenda

2   - KT Reflection Sheet

3   - Special Education Handout

4   - Transition Activities Ideas

5   - Planning Tool - CBO Programs

6   - Planning Tool - School Districts

7   - TA Summit Guide

8   - Transition Brief

9   - Supporting Transition Brief

10 - Summit Announcement

11 - Agenda for Full-day

12 - Agenda for Half-day

13 - Early Childhood Transition

14 - KT Summit Application

15 - Transition Team Members Planner

16 - KT Orientation Sticker

17 - KT Presentation PowerPoint From Office of Head Start

18 - KT Invitation to Register



NYS Technical Assistance Alignment

NYS Baby Bundle