Posted: Wed, 04/10/2019 - 2:55pm Updated: Thu, 09/10/2020 - 3:11pm

Additional Resources

I-LEAD

I-LEAD offers Hoosier providers a streamlined solution to managing licensing paperwork, background checks and updated program information. Managed by Indiana FSSA’s Office of Early Childhood and Out-of-School Learning, this new platform gives child care leaders a one-stop-shop for essential services, including access to Indiana Learning Paths, a new online learning system that connects you with webinars, interactive learning session and other learning opportunities that align with licensing and Paths to QUALITY.

T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood Scholarship

Indiana AEYC coordinates the T.E.A.C.H. (Teacher Education And Compensation Helps) Early Childhood® INDIANA scholarship program, which can provide financial support for early educators pursuing a CDA credential, Associate’s degree, or Bachelor’s degree. The Child Development Associate (CDA) National Credential is the most widely recognized credential in early childhood education (ECE) and is a key stepping stone on the path of career advancement in ECE.

Online Professional Development Resources (Early Learning Indiana)

Early Learning Indiana has created a chart with a range of online professional development opportunities that Indiana’s early childhood and school-age professionals can explore to support their ongoing learning goals.