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

  • Tips for Promoting Your Student's Vocabulary Development

    AZ Early Childhood Network - April 26, 2017

    Young children's learning of new vocabulary words is dependent on the range of words they are exposed to....Read More

  • Power to the Profession

    NAEYC - April 25, 2017

    Power to the Profession is a national collaboration to define the early childhood profession by establishing a unifying framework for career pathways, knowledge and competencies, qualifications, standards and compensation....Read More

  • 8 Useful Special Needs Educational Resources

    Dr. Lynne Kelley - April 24, 2017

    The site has just published the last in a 9 part series focused on Special Educational Needs and Disabilities in the early years. The articles range from posts on Sensory and Physical needs, to o......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

April 29, 2017

2017 Fatherhood Summit

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June 21-23, 2017

2017 ADE ECE Summer Conference

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July 14 - 19, 2017

ACTE Arizona Summer Conference

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August 28 - 29, 2017

First Things First Early Childhood Summit 2017

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