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Announcement ELRC 22-04, 2022 Keystone STARS Performance Standards and Program Manual

May 16, 2022. The Pennsylvania Office of Child Development and Early Learning, Bureau of Early Learning Policy and Professional Development has released the Announcement ELRC 22-04, 2022 Keystone STARS Performance Standards and Program Manual. The Announcement provides the 2022 updated Keystone STARS Performance Standards, Program Manual, and corresponding resource documents. See the Announcement ELRC 22-04, [...]

Announcement ELRC 22-04, 2022 Keystone STARS Performance Standards and Program Manual2022-05-16T10:35:31-04:00

UPDATED – ELRC 22-03: Streamlined Keystone STARS Designation System within the Pennsylvania Professional Development (PD) Registry

UPDATED - Announcement ELRC 22-03 Subject: Updated Streamlined Keystone STARS Designation System within the Pennsylvania Professional Development Registry To: All Keystone STARS Providers; Early Learning Resource Centers (ELRCs); and the Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL) Early Learning Resource Center Program Representatives From:  Tracey Campanini Deputy Secretary, Office of Child Development & [...]

UPDATED – ELRC 22-03: Streamlined Keystone STARS Designation System within the Pennsylvania Professional Development (PD) Registry2022-05-13T09:33:02-04:00

ELRC 22 02: Child Care Technology Access Award

Announcement ELRC 22 02 Subject: Child Care Technology Access Award To: All Department of Human Services (DHS) Certified Child Care Providers; Early Learning Resource Centers (ELRCs); The Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL) Early Learning Resource Center (ELRC) Program Representatives; OCDEL Certification staff; and Pennsylvania (PA) Key Staff From:  Tracey Campanini Deputy [...]

ELRC 22 02: Child Care Technology Access Award2022-04-28T18:26:33-04:00

Announcement ELRC 22-01

Announcement ELRC 22-01, Systems Alignment to the Pennsylvania Professional Standards and Competencies for Early Childhood Educators (PA PSCECE) Subject: Systems Alignment to the Pennsylvania Professional Standards and Competencies for Early Childhood Educators (PA PSCECE) To: All Department of Human Services (DHS) Certified Child Care Providers; Early Childhood Education Professionals; Early Learning Resource Centers (ELRCs); Career [...]

Announcement ELRC 22-012022-04-21T13:38:00-04:00

Announcement ELRC 21-11: Increase to Child Care Works Base Payment Rates

The Pennsylvania Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL), Bureau of Early Learning Policy and Professional Development has released Announcement ELRC 21-11 Increase to Child Care Works Base Payment Rates. This Announcement shares information regarding an increase to base rates paid by DHS to certified child care providers participating in Child Care Works (CCW). Effective [...]

Announcement ELRC 21-11: Increase to Child Care Works Base Payment Rates2022-02-10T20:29:42-05:00

Sunset Date for Announcement ELRC – 20 #13

July 1, 2021: The Pennsylvania Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL) Bureau of Policy and Professional Development has announced the sunset date of July 1, 2021, for the Announcement ELRC – 20 #13 Updates to the Child Care Works School-Age Blended Rate Payment Policy for the 2020-21 School Year. For more information, please see [...]

Sunset Date for Announcement ELRC – 20 #132022-02-10T20:39:18-05:00

Announcement ELRC 21-#02 Increase to Child Care Works Base Payment Rates

The Pennsylvania Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL), Bureau of Early Learning Policy and Professional Development, has released the Announcement ELRC 21-#02 Increase to Child Care Works Base Payment Rates. The Announcement announces an increase to base rates paid to providers participating in Child Care Works (CCW). Base payment rates are also known [...]

Announcement ELRC 21-#02 Increase to Child Care Works Base Payment Rates2022-02-10T20:39:52-05:00

Announcement: ELRC-20 #14, Keystone STARS Designation Process for FY 20-21

The Pennsylvania Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL) has released the Announcement: ELRC-20 #14, Keystone STARS Designation Process for FY 20-21. This Announcement provides information to child care programs regarding the processes for Keystone STARS Designations for the 20/21 FY. Virtual components have been added to the Keystone STARS designation process in order to [...]

Announcement: ELRC-20 #14, Keystone STARS Designation Process for FY 20-212022-02-10T20:26:27-05:00

Announcement: ELRC-20 #12, 2020 Keystone STARS Performance Standards and Program Manual

The Pennsylvania Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL) has released the Announcement: ELRC-20 #12 , 2020 Keystone STARS Performance Standards and Program Manual. This Announcement provides information to child care programs regarding the 2020 Keystone STARS Performance Standards. This is an updated policy, providing additional information and replaces ELS-KS-18 #02 Keystone STARS Performance Standards and Program Manual [...]

Announcement: ELRC-20 #12, 2020 Keystone STARS Performance Standards and Program Manual2022-02-10T20:26:45-05:00

Announcement: ELRC-20 #08

The Pennsylvania Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL) has released Announcement: ELRC-20 #08 Child Care Works Payment Modifications Due to Impacts related to Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) . This Announcement replaces in its entirety, Announcement ELRC-20-#07. The Announcement provides additional information to child care programs participating in Child Care Works (CCW) and the Early Learning Resource [...]

Announcement: ELRC-20 #082022-02-10T20:28:03-05:00