ExceleRate™ Illinois Getting Ready for the PAS | Online Module

Presented by: Jill Bella, Director of Quality Support | Teri Talan, Director of Policy Initiatives at the McCormick Center for Early Childhood Leadership


Registration cost:$10 (Reduced rate for Illinois participants)Cost includes:All required materials, including the Program Administration Scale (book)

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Training/Event Description:

This online module is designed to provide Illinois early childhood leaders with an overview of the Program Administration Scale (PAS). Learn how formal assessment can help you identify strengths and target areas for improvement. You’ll spend time exploring what each item of the PAS measures, have the opportunity to practice scoring, prep for a formal assessment, and learn how to use the PAS to create a program improvement plan.

You may register for this module at any time and will receive log-in instructions as soon as your payment is verified. For additional information please visit our Frequently Asked Questions page before registering.

This module counts toward required training for ExceleRate™ Illinois and is intended only for those working in Illinois.

Outside Illinois?  Take the general Getting Ready for the PAS online module.


  • Total clock hours: 4
  • Illinois Gateways for Opportunity Approved


The McCormick Center helpdesk at 844.378.2464


Your local child care resource and referral agency may have scholarship funds available to assist with your registration or tuition costs for this event. Find your local CCR&R.