April 13, 2016

Latest Research: Starting Early, Starting Now: Investing in Teachers to Grow Child Care Quality

Explore an unresolved problem facing Wisconsin and our nation: How do we set young children on a positive life trajectory through quality early education while paying near poverty-level wages to those professionals who care for and teach them?

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December 8, 2015

Join our NAEYC Peer Mentoring Circle

WECA has received a grant funded through Race to the Top to provide support to group programs interested in NAEYC Accreditation. All programs currently accredited by NAEYC and participating in YoungStar are invited to join a Peer Mentoring Circle, to help facilitate Peer Mentoring Circles throughout the state about NAEYC Accreditation and to mentor programs new to NAEYC Accreditation.

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Child Care Food Program

Good food for children and a financial boost for child care providers!


Scholarship opportunities for early childhood educators.


Wisconsin's Quality Rating and Improvement System

REWARD Wisconsin Stipend Program

Rewarding child care professionals for their commitment to the field.

June 1, 2014

FREE Professional Development Counseling

Need help achieving your career goals? Start your FREE personalized career development planning today!
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November 17, 2014

Discover your next step as a child care professional

Discover where your quality journey is taking you by reading "Journey to Quality: A Guide for Child Care Professionals" today.
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