Resources to Promote Social and Emotional Health and School Readiness in Young Children and Families—A Community Guide
(http://www.buildinitiative.org/files/tcl05_text.pdf [PDF format]) National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health This guide provides resources and strategies that families, childcare providers, teachers, and others can use to help children develop the social and emotional skills they need to succeed in school.
Set for Success: Building a Strong Foundation for School Readiness Based on the Social-Emotional Development of Young Children
(http://www.kauffman.org/pdf/eex_brochure.pdf [PDF format]) The Kauffman Early Education Exchange Scientific research and compelling evidence come together in this publication to address what is necessary to prepare young children for school success and outline a policy agenda for enhancing school readiness. It provides implications for programs and strategies for practice to promote positive early relationships and to intervene when young children are at risk or experience problems.