Commitment to Action

Text Messaging to Support Parents & Improve Child Outcomes

Commitment by

Stanford University, Early Learning Coalition of Miami-Dade/Monroe

The Early Learning Coalition of Miami-Dade/Monroe and CEPA Labs at Stanford University commit to offer READY4K!, a text messaging program for parents to promote child development, to all parents of four year olds in Miami-Dade and Monroe Counties during the 2015-16 and 2016-17 school years. In addition, CEPA Labs will offer READY4K! to parents of preschoolers in Dallas Independent School District, San Francisco Unified School District, Acelero Learning’s multi-state network of Head Start centers, and Little Sprouts preschools. In total, the commitment will impact 39,800 families. CEPA Labs will conduct large-scale randomized controlled trial studies to assess the efficacy of the expansion to new school districts and child care centers.

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Commitment

Text Messaging to Support Parents & Improve Child Outcomes

Launched

2015

Est. Duration

2 years

Estimated Total Value

$1,330,000

Region

Northern America

Countries

United States

Commitment by

Stanford University, Early Learning Coalition of Miami-Dade/Monroe

Partner(s) of the Commitment Maker(s)

Little Sprouts, Dallas Independent School District, Acelero Learning, San Francisco Unified School District