KidCentral TN: Connection to education and resources for all Tennessee’s children
Links all the departments together and the Governor and the First Lady Co-Chair.
- Link to school demographics and attendance reports (search bar: report card)
- Adverse Childhood Experiences: Parent helpline 1-800-CHILDREN, search respite in the search bar to find resources
- Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health: socio-emotional learning
- The 4 E’s for Excellent Reading – new online video available
1 in 4 kids in TN are overweight/obese by time of kindergarten entry and 1 in 2 by sixth grade.
Small Starts for Families: Launched a year ago. Promote through relationship with WIC, afterschool conversations. http://www.tn.gov/health/article/wic-nutrition.
Available in English and Spanish.