Build a cohesive network to enhance the impact of individual efforts across research and assessment teams.
Collaborate across research and assessment teams to address challenges and validate findings.
Advance research in the field and identify areas in need of additional study.
Educate early childhood practitioners on research-proven practices and tools to implement in programs across the country.
Disseminate findings to fellow researchers, early childhood stakeholders, policymakers and the public to inform policy and practice.
Make a positive impact on the lives of children, especially those from historically marginalized groups.