Thirty-one out of 40 cities received a medal for high-quality pre-k, including eight gold, six silver, and 17 bronze.
Out of the nation’s 40 largest cities
How did we award high-quality pre-k medals?
Meets at least 8 out of 10 total benchmarks for high-quality pre-k, e.g., use of qualified assistant teachers, health screenings, and serving at least one meal per day.
Meets all four critical benchmarks for high quality pre-k, i.e., B.A.-certified teacher with early childhood training, max class-size ratio of 1:10, and regular site visits by qualified evaluators