Vision

Vision for Pasadena: A City that nurtures every child and creates an environment where young children are healthy, safe and find early success in school and life.

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Support Your Child’s Development

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The strong foundations for fulfillment and success are built during the first five years of life. Children’s success rests on their experiences and on the quality of their relationships.

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Early Development Instrument

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The Early Development Instrument (EDI) is a population-based measure of children’s early development in communities across the nation.

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Parent Resources

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Every parent needs support and resources. It is important to learn ways to parent that will help your child feel good about him/herself.

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Pasadena Public Library

The Pasadena Public Library hosts the Office of the Young Child, a place that seeks to nurture every child and where they can find early success in school and life.

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Pasadena as an Early Learning City 2025

In 2015 Pasadena City Council passed a resolution that by 2025, Pasadena will be known as an Early Learning City.

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