Publications and Tools
Business Finance Program
KIDS PLUS Program
2016 update Getting School Ready in Minnesota booklet aimed at parents and other caregivers shares the developmental milestones indicating that children are ready for kindergarten, along with ideas to help preschoolers start to be ready for school. Printed copies are available for school districts and other partners to order. Contact us to inquire.
2016 Math Tip Card and Language Tip Card for parents or other caregivers list easy, everyday activities to support 4- and 5-year olds’ language/literacy and math/numeracy development. Printed cards are available for school districts and other partners to order. Contact us to inquire.
2015 PreK-3rd Grade Success Stories Across Northeastern Minnesota 2014-2015 in partnership with Molly Harney, Ed.D., the Northland Foundation reported on results of grants made to Early Childhood Summit district teams. Pdf attached: prek-grade3-stories-2015
2013 10th Anniversary of the Minnesota Early Childhood Initiative publication celebrating a decade of dedication and progress in northeastern Minnesota. Pdf attached: eci-10-yr-brochure-2013
Infant & Early Childhood Mental Health
2010 Minnesota Thrive Initiative Lessons Learned provides highlights of the Minnesota Thrive Initiative organizing process, case studies from each of the six sites statewide, and three-year pilot phase lessons.
Intergenerational/AGE to age
2016 AGE to age Overview brochure including our community planning model.
2016 video about the AGE to age Summer College Intern Program.
2013 AGE to age Outcomes publication includes moving stories of how AGE to age has impacted individuals and their communities.
2013 Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Foundation video shares images and stories from the Moose Lake and Proctor AGE to age communities.
Video from the Community Experience Partnership, an initiative for U.S. Community Foundations from The Atlantic Philanthropies, highlighting the work of AGE to age in the first 10 sites.
Special Initiative Publications
Rural Aging Initiative 2014-2016