Resources for Early Learning Providers
Are you a current child care provider or interested in opening a child care facility in your community? Pennsylvania offers a variety of programs to expand the availability and improve the quality of child care, including:
- PA Keys Keystone STARS/Keys to Quality
- ELRC Provider Brochure
- ABC of Early Child Development
This World Bank site is a knowledge base on early child development designed to assist task managers, practitioners, program designers, and decision-makers in their efforts to promote the healthy growth and development of children from birth to age 8.
- National Child Care Association (NCCA)
NCCA has a bibliography of child care resources and an accreditation program outlining program standards, evaluation, and recognition.
- Early Intervention Technical Assistance
The Pennsylvania Early Intervention Web site includes State Interagency Coordinating Council/Local Interagency Coordinating Council information and the EI Newsletter, which discusses the important issues and best practices in providing early intervention services to young children and their families.