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About the Study: Reports

  • The fifth short report in a series of highlighting findings is now available.  This report focuses on what we have learned about the structure, teachers, and instruction in TK classrooms in the 2014-15 school year. Click here to view a webinar briefing AIR presented on these findings on 6/30/16.

  • The first report on the impact of Transitional Kindergarten is now available!  Click here to view the research brief summarizing the impact of TK on participating students’ kindergarten readiness.

  • The third Research Brief is also available, focusing on districts' outreach efforts and parent perceptions of TK in the program's first year.

  • You may also download the second  Research Brief, focusing on characteristics of TK classrooms compared with those of kindergarten classrooms and the first Research Brief, focusing on describing the landscape of California's TK program in its first year of implementation.

  • The Executive Summary and Report on the First Year of Implementation from the TK Implementation Study are also available for download.