The following resources are for all PA Pre-K Counts, Head Start and Keystone STARS providers.

Guides for New Providers

Tip Sheets for All Providers

Tip Sheets specifically for PA Pre-K Counts and Head Start Providers

Federal Head Start Upload to ELN

  • Updated materials to be released December 2018.

If you have questions or need help, please contact the PELICAN Help Desk at 877-491-3818 or by email at Hours of operation are 8:30 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday.

Searching for Classroom Trainings on The PD Registry

  1. Go to and click on the Lime Green “PD Registry” button or go directly to
  2. Login using the teal button in the top right corner of the PD Registry homepage.
  3. Select “Training Calendar” from the left menu.
  4. Select one of the quick links from the top navigation bar if you are looking for CCDBG courses, STARS Orientation courses, Act 48 courses, or conferences.
  5. Search for courses by one or more of the following fields:
    • Keywords
    • Location
    • Date
    • Knowledge Area
    • CDA Content Area
    • Level
    • Training Language
    • Type of Training (e.g. face-to-face or online)