An effective communications strategy will ensure that families know about transitional kindergarten and its benefits, and ultimately encourage them to sign up their children for this exciting, new opportunity. With the right communications game plan, your district should have a successful start to the year ahead as children fill up the classroom.

Families, district staff and other education leaders have already identified many effective communications activities used to share information across districts, and engage families, community and media in outreach efforts.

This section is intended to assist your school district and other LEAs in developing communication strategies for implementing transitional kindergarten. You can use the information to develop talking points for staff, plan parent engagement strategies and create a parent brochure.

More information on communications can be found in the following sections: