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December 2022 PA Early Ed News

December 2022 Edition View as Webpage Early Childhood Education in Pennsylvania Message from OCDEL Acting Deputy Secretary It has been a little over a month since I stepped into the role of Acting Dep

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OCDEL ECE Recap December 5, 2022

Welcome to the ECE Recap where you can find the most recent and important information from the Pennsylvania Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL). View as Webpage Tomorrow is the De

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ELRC 22-07: OCDEL-Approved Curricula and Developmental Assessment Tools in Keystone STARS

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ELRC 22-08: Requirements for Programs Using an OCDEL-Approved Alternate Pathway to a Keystone STARS Designation in the Professional Development (PD) Registry

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Required CCW Training - Appendix I due by December 30, 2022

Regulated child care providers with current Child Care Works (CCW) Provider Agreements are required to complete the Attestation of Professional Development (Appendix I) and return to the ELRC by December 30, 2022.


**Failure to complete and return the Attestation will result in termination of current CCW Provider Agreements as of January 1, 2023.**


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Appendix I can be found HERE.

Questions? Contact info@childcareconsultants.org.

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New Outdoor Learning & Play Newsletter!

ELRCs 8, 9, & 10 now offer a monthly outdoor learning and play newsletter. This newsletter will include resources as well as book and article recommendations for nature and play-based learning in early learning settings.

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December ELRC Info Session

Thursday, December 15

1:30 pm | 6:30 pm


Join ELRC Representatives to learn updates on the latest topics!

  • Child Care Works - FAQ about Appendix I and Required Trainings
  • Keystone STARS - Alternate Pathway Requirements & Curriculum/Assessment Updates
  • Professional Development Organization (PDO) - Higher Education and CDA Supports
  • Work Force Support Grants - Reporting Deadlines and Updates
  • Certification - Most Recent Updates & Clarifications

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