Family Engagement in Preschools (2010)
This report conducted by Mathematica summarizes findings from interviews with parents whose children are in a preschool receiving First 5 Contra Costa funding. The report focuses on how engaged parents are in the preschool.
Literacy Preschool Data Brief (2013)
This report conducted by Applied Survey Research looked at a special preschool program that offers half-day preschool sessions for children with concurrent adult ESL/parenting classes for the children’s parents. The study examined how program participation might relate to changes in home literacy practices and children’s preparedness for kindergarten.