New York State Even Start Family Literacy


Online Guide for Administrators


To support the implementation of high-quality Even Start Family Literacy programs in New York State, the State Education Department and Hudson River Center for Program Development, Inc. have created this online guide for administrators.  It is designed to:

  • help new coordinators understand their critical role in Even Start Family Literacy
  • provide support to new coordinators as they take on their new responsibilities
  • serve as an up-to-date resource for program managers.

Each of the eight sections of the guide includes an overview, a series of questions and answers, and select resources.  The "Online Resources" section provides additional links to important documents.

To begin, simply click on one of the links below. If you don't find the information you are seeking, please contact the demonstration leader in your area or email . If you have examples that you would like to share with your colleagues, please email them to .

Overview of Even Start Family Literacy Program Design and Delivery
Roles and Responsibilities Partnership, Collaboration, and Coordination
Financial Management Program Evaluation and Accountability
Community Interaction and Outreach Compliance
Online Resources Key Dates
Contributors Performance Indicators and ES-Star - Questions and Answers


Hudson River Center Home Page


Hudson River Center for Program Development, Inc.