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The Academic & Career Advancement Department provides early childhood educators with personalized career and educational support and planning that includes career counseling, assistance creating an Individual Professional Development Plan (IPDP), financial aid paperwork support and referrals to access higher education and available funding.

Career Counseling
CDA - Child Development Associate
Early Childhood Education Scholarship - Federal funding for associates and bachelors degrees
EEC Professional Certification - Application to become Teacher, Lead Teacher or Director
IPDP - IPDP template from the Dept. of Early Education & Care
EPS College Course Application - For EPS funded college courses
Federal App. for Fed. Student Aid - Application to apply to most state and college aid.
EEC PQ Registry - EEC requirement for all educators
Colleges & Universities
Preschool Enrichment Team, 35 Mt. Carmel Avenue, Chicopee, MA 01013
Ph: 413-736-3900 or 413-612-0206 • Fax: 413-612-0210 • Toll Free: 1-877-478-7727