Monthly Archives: June 2019

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PKC and HSSAP Advisory Committee Accepting Applications for New Members

The Pennsylvania Pre-K Counts/Head Start Supplemental Assistance Program Advisory Committee is currently accepting applications for new members. The committee is open to all who represent the interests of prekindergarten programs in Pennsylvania including Montessori, Private Pre-K, Religious affiliated programs and others as appropriate and works to coordinate statewide efforts. Application deadline July 26. Get more [...]

PKC and HSSAP Advisory Committee Accepting Applications for New Members2019-07-01T17:43:22-04:00

Upcoming Deadlines for Rising STARS Tuition Assistance Applications

The Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL)’s  Rising STARS Tuition Assistance (RSTA) program (administered by The Pennsylvania Key) helps cover a portion of tuition costs for early childhood professionals. This program has important deadlines quickly approaching for applications: For coursework beginning on or before June 30, 2019, applications must be submitted using the [...]

Upcoming Deadlines for Rising STARS Tuition Assistance Applications2019-06-18T16:01:42-04:00

Online Lunch and Learn Webinar – NEW Features in Pennsylvania’s PD Registry

Thursday, June 27th at 12:00 -1:00 Please join us for a live webinar* to review the new enhancements to Pennsylvania’s online professional development and workforce registry on July 1. What is the PD Registry? The PD Registry is a technology system that functions as a workforce registry. A workforce registry increases the number of high-quality [...]

Online Lunch and Learn Webinar – NEW Features in Pennsylvania’s PD Registry2019-06-18T13:15:36-04:00

Inclusive Classroom Profile Professional Development (PD) Coming Soon!

Do you provide/want to provide programming to preschool children with special needs? Are you looking for strategies to successfully include ALL children? If you answered yes, then the Inclusive Classroom Profile (ICP) Professional Development event may be just what you were looking for to support your work. The ICP is a Program Observation Instrument that [...]

Inclusive Classroom Profile Professional Development (PD) Coming Soon!2019-06-13T14:50:04-04:00

There’s a new way to request Infant/Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation (IECMHC)!

The PA Key has streamlined the process for Keystone STARS programs to request Infant/Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation (IECMHC) beginning July 1, 2019.  Programs and parents can contact the program leadership directly at PAIECMH@pakeys.org with questions, concerns and request for service forms.  Requests for service forms can also be faxed to (717) 213-3749.

There’s a new way to request Infant/Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation (IECMHC)!2019-06-10T09:02:35-04:00