Arizona Early Childhood Workforce Registry

Scholarships & Incentives

First Things First's College Scholarship provides the early childhood workforce access to education and training to achieve degrees, credentials and specialized skills to promote children’s development.

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Advance Your Career

You can make a career in early childhood. Learn about what you need to get started and the paths you can take to develop your skills and be a great teacher.

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The Arizona Registry

The more experience and training you have in early childhood, the further you can go. Join the Arizona Registry to find professional development opportunities and share your experience with potential employers.

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Early Learning Resources

Understand Arizona's guidelines for what young children should know and be able to do at each state of their development and what is expected of early learning programs in our state.

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About the Registry

The Arizona Registry will help you grow your skills and advance your career.

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Find professional development opportunities available near you and online

Keep a record of your experience, education, professional development and credentials in one place that is easy to update

Share your experience and understanding of how to work with young children to potential employers

LATEST NEWS

  • First Things First Bonus Program

    February 14, 2018

    Early childhood education is important, and to reward students who have been continuing their education through the First Things First College Scholarship program, scholars may be compensated through the First Things First Bonus program....Read More

  • Potty Training in Preschool

    February 10, 2018

    One of the most important roles of an early childhood professional is to support students in their path to development. While parents are responsible to potty train their children, it is the job of the teacher to support those efforts in the classroom. ...Read More

  • Staying in Control of Your Classroom

    Scholastic - February 09, 2018

    Many new teachers find themselves overwhelmed during their first year in the classroom. So we asked Polly Greenberg, longtime ECT contributor and "Ask the Experts" columnist, to offer some advice to the teacher who wrote to us, saying she'd lost complete control of her classroom....Read More

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ABOUT US

Welcome to the Arizona Early Childhood Professional Development Website!

You care about children and want to be the best you can be.

As a component of the Arizona Early Childhood Career and Professional Development Network, this site is a central, one-stop location to connect you with training, information and resources to grow your skills and advance your career in early childhood.

Click here to learn more about us.

UPCOMING EVENTS

February 26, 2018

DES Training Opportunities - Exploration & Discovery - Gilbert

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March 03, 2018

DES Training Opportunities - Child Development - Flagstaff

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March 03, 2018

DES Training Opportunities - Primary Caregiving - Flagstaff

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March 03, 2018

DES Training Opportunities - Primary Caregiving - Flagstaff

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