Resources for Strengthening Colorado Communities

Early Milestones wants to help partners navigate the developing information about coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). There are many things that we can do in practice and through policy to help lessen the spread of this disease and its negative impact on young children and their families.

This page, to be updated daily, offers an array of resources on research, policy, and practice. Bookmark this page to check back regularly and follow us on Twitter to learn the latest. You can also read our COVID-19 special edition of the Milestones Monitor and sign up to receive future issues.

And please send us your questions or suggestions for content that we can share.

Community Conversations

As part of Colorado’s COVID-19 Early Childhood Research Partnership, Early Milestones conducted five virtual conversations with early childhood professionals from 41 counties. These discussions deepened our understanding of how the pandemic is impacting early childhood services and what supports are needed to rebuild the sector. Our new brief shares what we learned.

Other Resources

Resources from the CDC

The Centers for Disease Control & Prevention is the most comprehensive source for updates and information around the coronavirus. Below are a few links to essential resources.

School Reopening Resources

Families, educators, and policymakers face many challenges as school reopen this fall. Local guidance and other resources are included below.