T.E.A.C.H. is a critical resource to assist the current Early Childhood Education workforce reach professional and educational goals without incurring debt, and, thereby, also a support for quality improvement through the Keystone STARS system. T.E.A.C.H. requires multiple commitments from providers and directors need to understand the value of and strategies for complying with these financial and human resource requirements. This webinar will present strategies for building your center's teaching staff, as well as making your agency's staff much more diverse using T.E.A.C.H. Discussion includes success stories impacting staff and families.
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Promoting degree attainment that supports individual and program needs
Employing T.E.A.C.H. as a strategy for staff hiring, developing, motivating, retaining, and appropriate separating
Planning effective ways to incorporate T.E.A.C.H. funding as part of a staff development plan
Presenter: Mary Graham, Executive Director, Children’s Village
Facilitator: Laurie Litz, T.E.A.C.H. Director, PACCA more info...
Have you ever thought about continuing your education to earn a degree or credential in Early Childhood Education? Are you not sure where to start or don’t think you can afford it? Whether you’re a first time or returning college student, T.E.A.C.H. can help you get started!
Join us for this webinar to learn more about the T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood® PENNSYLVANIA Scholarship program and how it works. This webinar will provide early childhood professionals with an overview of T.E.A.C.H., the scholarship requirements and how to apply. The webinar will also touch on other types of financial aid and how to get enrolled in college for the upcoming semester(s). Time for Q& A will help attendees to better understand the details of T.E.A.C.H. and next steps in pursuing a degree or credential.
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Scholarship options and models
Partnering higher education institutions
Eligibility and contract requirements
College application and admissions processes
Deadlines for upcoming semesters
Other financial resources available and how to apply
Next steps to get started
Presenter: Laurie Litz, T.E.A.C.H. Director, PACCA more info...