Professional Development Opportunities for Early Educators and Providers
San Mateo County Office of Education
SMCOE's Early Learning Support Services department will be offering the following professional development opportunities for the 2020-2021 School Year:
There will be no cost to participants to attend these trainings. However, advanced registration and an ECE Workforce Registry Number are required.
California Early Childhood Online
The California Early Childhood Online (CECO) is an online learning portal from the California Department of Education. Check back soon for additional trainings related to including children with special needs in early learning settings.
San Mateo County 4Cs
4Cs, the local child care resource and referral agency, also offers professional development for early learning providers, particularly family child care operators.
Professional Development Stipends for Early Educators and Providers
Teachers who work in state-funded child development programs, work in centers or family child care homes participating in Quality Counts (San Mateo's Quality Rating and Improvement Systems (QRIS)), and/or work in a program with children with 4Cs subsidy vouchers, may be eligible for a stipend for attending professional development through the ELC Career Development Initiative Stipend Program.