Understand the Challenges
Smart Beginnings Greater Richmond provides information and data about early childhood demographics, risk factors and trends so that our region can understand the challenges faced by our youngest children. Through our coalition and community partners, we work to create innovative, effective solutions that break down barriers that prevent children from getting the strong start they need.
School Readiness Snapshots
Select a locality below to view specific data about demographics, risk, reach, and results.
Focus Areas and Links
- Center on the Developing Child – Harvard University
- Institute for Learning and Brain Sciences – University of Washington
Policy and Practice
School Readiness Report Card
Check out Virginia’s School Readiness Report Card 2016 for new data risk factors and results that have been achieved across the state.