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DOUBLE TAP TO ZOOM WITH PHONE OR TABLET Dedication To Judith Paiz, Dan Haggard, and colleagues at the Office of Child Development and Public Education Department in New Mexico: thank you for giving me the opportunity to learn so much through our work together. To Brian Michalski, Rhonda Clark, and Cindy Zumwalt at the Illinois State Board of Education: thank you for allowing me to assist in your field test and revision of your early learning standards. And to all of the early educators throughout the country who work so hard to meet standards and document children’s progress while remaining true to what’s best for young children. COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL