Preschool Curriculum

Kids hands with lettersAlthough the Arizona Department of Education does not endorse any one preschool curriculum, many early childhood programs choose to use a professionally developed curriculum that incorporates child centered, developmentally appropriate concepts with academic standards for literacy and numeracy. Other programs develop their own curriculum that incorporates these principles.

Click here to read the NAEYC Position Statement on Early Childhood Curriculum, Assessment, and Program Evaluation.


Contact Information

Early Childhood Education

Arizona Department of Education

1535 W. Jefferson Street, Bin #15

Phoenix, AZ 85007

Tel: 602-364-1530

Fax: 602-542-2730

Amy Corriveau, Deputy Associate Superintendent