The Office for the Advancement of Early Care and Education website is in the midst of a reorganization and redesign. Part of the reorganization is streamlining the website menu. As such, click on the link About Us to access information on Child Care Planning Committee and Policy Roundtable for Child Care and Development as well as Office of Child Care Publications and Reports and Helpful Links and Resources.
- Cycle 18 of Stipend Program – 2016-17 - Click on the link for information on Cycle 18 of the Stipend Program, including the timeline and to download the instructions outlining the process for participating in the program. Funding for Cycle 18 of the Stipend Program is dependent on the availability of funds from the California Department of Education/Early Education and Support Division (CDE/EESD).
- California Transitional Kindergarten Stipend Incentive Program (CTKSIP) –The Office for the Advancement of Early Care and Education is pleased to announce the availability of professional stipends for Transitional Kindergarten (TK) teachers and California State Preschool Program (CSPP) teachers with bachelor degrees. Note that the CTKSIP program has been extended to March 31, 2019. To download an application, click on CTKSIP Application for TK Teachers or CTKSIP Application for CSPP Teachers. For additional questions, contact the Office for the Advancement of Early Care and Education by telephone at (213) 974-4103 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org; ask to be directed to the coordinator of the program.
- Needs Assessment Data Sheets – 2013 The Los Angeles County Child Care Planning Committee is pleased to announce the release of the Needs Assessment Data Sheets for 2013, which compare licensed capacity with the estimated need for child care and development services by Los Angeles County families. The data is presented for infants and toddlers, preschool age children and school age children by zip codes.
- Shrinking Investments Yield Smaller Returns
The LA Children’s Data Network announces the release of this report that maps the loss of early childhood investments and infrastructure in Los Angeles County from 2008-11.