ELRC- Announcements

||ELRC- Announcements

ELRC 22-06: Required Professional Development Training for DHS Certified Child Care Providers Participating in Child Care Works (CCW)

Announcement ELRC 22-06 Subject: Required Professional Development Training for DHS Certified Child Care Providers Participating in Child Care Works (CCW) To: All Department of Human Services (DHS) Certified Child Care 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 [...]

ELRC 22-06: Required Professional Development Training for DHS Certified Child Care Providers Participating in Child Care Works (CCW)2022-08-30T08:02:46-04:00

ELRC 22-05: Sunset or Obsolete Keystone STARS Policy Announcements

Announcement ELRC 22-05 Subject: Sunset or Obsolete Keystone STARS Policy Announcements To: All Department of Human Services (DHS) Certified Child Care Providers; All Keystone STARS Providers; Early Learning Resource Centers (ELRCs); the Pennsylvania Key (PA) Staff; and the Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL) ELRC Program Representatives From:  Tracey Campanini Deputy Secretary, Office [...]

ELRC 22-05: Sunset or Obsolete Keystone STARS Policy Announcements2022-08-04T08:35:35-04:00

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

Announcement ELRC 22-04 Subject: 2022 Keystone STARS Performance Standards and Program Manual To: All Keystone STARS Providers; Early Learning Resource Centers (ELRCs); and the Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL) ELRC Program Representatives From:  Tracey Campanini Deputy Secretary, Office of Child Development & Early Learning Issue Date: May 16, 2022 Last Updated: May [...]

ELRC 22-04: 2022 Keystone STARS Performance Standards and Program Manual2022-05-25T09:32:20-04:00

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) Registry2022-06-03T12:05:08-04:00

ELRC 22-02: Child Care Technology Access Award

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 Secretary, Office of Child Development & [...]

ELRC 22-02: Child Care Technology Access Award2022-06-03T14:55:05-04:00

ELRC 22-01: Systems Alignment to the Pennsylvania Professional Standards and Competencies for Early Childhood Educators (PA PSCECE)

Announcement ELRC 22-01 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 Pathway Verifiers and Career Pathway Staff at the Pennsylvania Key; PQAS Approved Instructors; Professional Development Organizations [...]

ELRC 22-01: Systems Alignment to the Pennsylvania Professional Standards and Competencies for Early Childhood Educators (PA PSCECE)2022-06-03T13:23:47-04:00

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

ELRC 21-03: Eligibility and Process for Extending Keystone STAR 4 Reciprocity to Head Start and Early Head Start Federal Grantee Locations

Announcement ELRC 21-03 Subject: Eligibility and Process for Extending Keystone STAR 4 Reciprocity to Head Start and Early Head Start Federal Grantee Locations To: Head Start and Early Head Start Federal Grantees Early Learning Resource Centers (ELRCs) Head Start State Collaboration Office (HSSCO) Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL) Staff From:  Tracey Campanini [...]

ELRC 21-03: Eligibility and Process for Extending Keystone STAR 4 Reciprocity to Head Start and Early Head Start Federal Grantee Locations2022-08-24T23:33:38-04:00

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