We Are All Lifelong Learners
The Montelores Early Childhood Council is committed to helping early childhood professionals acquire the necessary abilities to create and implement high-quality early care environments; and to provide the supports needed to be successful in their careers. Learn about some of the basics of professional development on this page.
Credentials, Competencies, and Qualifications: Click here to read about Colorado’s revised EC Professional Credential, and Competency Demonstration System currently being developed.
Financial Assistance: To learn about ways to pay for college and other education opportunities, click here.
Educational Opportunities: To learn about local trainings and educational opportunities, click here.
Professional Portfolio: Click here to read about the benefits of a professional portfolio and Individual Professional Development Plan.
Professional Organizations: Click here to read reasons why joining professional organizations is good for your career, as well as links to organizations to consider.
IMPORTANT NOTICE: Click here to learn more and apply for travel stipends to attend professional development trainings.