On this first page, you will find the last updates from the field. Click here for a list of upcoming meetings and other events! We hope you explore the different pages of our site by using the menu above. If... Continue Reading →
Message from the California Child Care Study Team: We are writing to announce the launch of data collection for the California Child Care Study in May 2018. This is a state-wide study about subsidized child care and the families who... Continue Reading →
Our Quality & Workforce Committee members developed this informative graphic of the different options for career development in the field of Early Childhood Education! Explanatory video coming soon!
Message from the California Department of Education (CDE): The CDE understands that the field may need further clarification about how to consider foster care payments to foster parents when determining the eligibility of a foster child for subsidized early care... Continue Reading →
Children's Champions: Congratulations! Early this morning, Congress delivered on the budget deal and passed a bipartisan-supported FY18 spending bill, which the President signed just moments ago. We are delighted to be able to share the great news that it includes... Continue Reading →
We will be hosting our 3rd Annual Community Meeting on Child Care and Early Education on Tuesday, April 3rd, from 6 P.M. to 8 P.M. at the Novato City Hall – 901 Sherman Ave. Novato. The meeting will include a... Continue Reading →
California Early Childhood Online (CECO) Overview Modules The EESD is pleased to announce the expansion of the CECO overview modules, which enable early childhood professionals to increase their content knowledge and ability in order to better ensure developmentally appropriate experiences... Continue Reading →