PD Registry Transition Tips
Did you take the first step towards the new registry? The new system launches in February 2018!
Update Your Profile
Make sure your profile information is accurate, especially your email address! Click on the
PA Keys Portal
button on the left menu.
Attach Yourself to a Facility
Attach yourself to the child care facility/facilities where you are currently employed. If you are not employed with a child care facility, select
. This can also be updated by clicking
PA Keys Portal
on the left.
Use Course Catalog Credits
As of 12/31/17, all course catalog credits must be used to purchase courses. If you think you are unable to use the credit,
send an email
for a refund.
Complete Online Courses
If you are enrolled in an online ITERS or ECERS course, complete the course by December 31, 2017.
Other less common online courses
also need to be completed by this date.
Complete Course Evaluations
Complete any course evaluations by December 31, 2017 to ensure proper credit for the course is awarded.
Your transcripts will transfer into the new system, but if you anticipate needing these files before then, either print a copy, or save an electronic version for your records before January 15, 2018.
Save Professional Development Plans
In the new PD Registry, professional development plans will be available by early summer. In the interim, print or save an electronic version of your current PD Plan before January 15, 2018. Current professional development plans will no longer be available after the February 2018 transition.
Do you have questions? Get answers!
or call 1-800-284-6031.