Fairfax Futures supports children’s smooth transition to kindergarten. Neighborhood teams include representatives of county, school and community organizations that share a commitment to young children’s school readiness. Team members work together to address needs within each neighborhood and implement strategies that support success in school. Learn more about the NSRP.
Fairfax Futures supports the professional development of early childhood educators through training, engagement and mentoring. By improving their knowledge and understanding of healthy child development, child care and preschool professionals can better partner with families to help young children develop the social, emotional and cognitive skills needed for success in school. Learn more about professional development.
Each year, Fairfax Futures partners with the Fairfax County Office for Children and Fairfax County Public Schools to offer a unique daylong educational forum for early childhood educators. Topics presented have included literacy, science and math, the arts, and play. Learn more about the symposium.
The Leadership Forum attracts business, community, academic and government leaders throughout the greater Washington, D.C., region to explore issues related to early childhood education and its role in our regional economy. Learn more about the Leadership Forum.
Our programs are designed to bring together teachers and community leaders to collaborate and achieve our mission of raising awareness and building support for quality early childhood education and school readiness in Fairfax County.