Our mission is to assist states to develop, implement, and evaluate integrated and comprehensive systems of personnel development (CSPD) for the early childhood workforce so that young children with disabilities and their families receive effective early childhood intervention.
We provide TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE to build statewide early childhood CSPD for the following audiences:
Personnel Standards by
Discipline and State
Looking for information about personnel standards for professional disciplines serving children with disabilities from birth to five years and their families in your state?
Institutes of Higher Education Early Childhood Programs
Looking for information about certificate and degree programs in early childhood, early childhood special education, and blended programs in your state?
To date the ECPC Center has provided technical assistance to thirty three states across the U.S. To view which states we have assisted click on the map above.
State early childhood intervention systems: on building comprehensive systems of personnel development
Families: on leadership competencies for participating in statewide personnel development activities
Higher education faculty: on aligning personnel preparation programs, coursework, and practica to national disciplinary and cross disciplinary standards.
State Part B/619 and Part C coordinators: on leadership competencies, team building, action planning, and evaluation
Early Childhood CSPD
Competent High Quality Workforce
Optimal Child and Family Outcomes