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Welcome to the interactive, orientation to the 2008 Texas Pre-Kindergarten Guidelines!

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Introduction features a welcome from Commissioner of Education, Robert Scott and two video commentaries from Susan Landry, a nationally recognized expert in early childhood education.

Case Studies feature seven video examples of classroom instruction where multiple outcomes from the Pre-K Guidelines are integrated. This section also includes activity suggestions.

From the Guidelines features five of the domains outlined in the guidelines. Each domain includes video examples of the specific outcomes filmed in Texas pre-kindergarten classrooms, and instructional strategies teachers can use to help children achieve outcomes. This section also includes activity suggestions.

Resources feature a rich collection of professional development resources and games, books, and other activities and for you to use in your classroom. It also includes a list of all of the classroom books featured in the video examples.