The Project along with the Children's secretariat will support in developing standardized child development assessments and assist ECD centers in conducting the assessments. All project supported ECD centers will be required to conduct annual child development assessments to measure the improvements made towards meeting development standards.

MWCA and Children’s Secretariat will work closely with the relevant stake holders and other independent experts in developing standardized child development assessments. 

·         Assessment tool ready

·        25 Child Development Officers and 3,309 Preschool teachers in 1,696 centers trained.  

District

# of Preschools

# of teachers Trained

Colombo

272

523

Gampaha

101

198

Ratnapura

140

271

Kegalle

157

342

Kandy

231

458

Matale

211

422

Nuwara Eliya

99

189

Anuradhapura

253

518

Polonnaruwa

77

77

TOTAL

       1,696         3,309