Online Professional Development

Strapped for time or want to learn from the convenience of your computer? The McCormick Center for Early Childhood Leadership offers a range of online professional development opportunities to meet your needs as a busy early childhood leader.

WEBINARS

These online focused professional development experiences allow you to explore early childhood leadership and management topics without leaving the convenience of your computer.

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GETTING READY FOR THE PAS | GETTING READY FOR THE BAS

These online modules are designed to help you get up speed on the Program Administration Scale (PAS) and Business Administration Scale for Family Child Care (BAS).  Learn how formal assessment can help you identify strengths and target areas for improvement. You’ll have the opportunity to practice scoring, prep for a formal assessment, and learn how to use the PAS or BAS to create a program improvement plan.

For ExceleRate™ Illinois

EXCELERATE™ ILLINOIS GETTING READY FOR THE PAS | LEARN MORE

 

EXCELERATE™ ILLINOIS GETTING READY FOR THE BAS | LEARN MORE

 

Outside of Illinois

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AIM4EXCELLENCE™ ONLINE NATIONAL DIRECTOR CREDENTIAL

This nationally recognized online director credential focuses on the core leadership and management content unique to your role as an early childhood administrator. The nine Aim4Excellence modules can be taken for credit or noncredit and link to NAEYC accreditation, as well as state professional development and QRIS systems.

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