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WVBE Policy 2525 West Virginia's Universal Access to Early Education System was revised to meet new code requiring pre-k programs to offer at least fifteen hundred minutes per week and forty-eight thousand minutes of instruction per year. The policy was revised in sections §126-28-4. County Collaborative Early Childhood Team, §126-28-10. Transitions, §126-28-11. Meals, and §126-28-18. Program Assessment and Continuous Quality Improvement. The revised policy is effective August 15, 2016 and can be accessed at

Registration for the fall session of E-Learning begins September 1, 2016, and classes begin October 5, 2016 for the following courses:

  • Balanced Reading Diet for Pre-K - 5 Educators
  • Word Study for Pre-K - 5 Educators
  • Text Sets for Pre-K - 5 Educators
  • Formative Assessment Process for Elementary Grades

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The third reporting window for the ELRS:Pre-K will open March 31, 2017. The window will close June 9, 2017.

PALS mid-year window begins January 3, 2017. The recommended final date for collecting screening data is February 17, 2017. Score entry deadline for this window is March 17, 2017.

Each month a listserv message is sent out to approximately 7,000 elementary educators with information pertaining to contemporary research and best practices and strategies for each of the content areas. If you would like to subscribe, please email Madeline Witte at