Second Promise Zone Competition to Create Economic Opportunity in High-Poverty Communities

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Leading Pre-K-3, Learning Communities – Competencies for Effective Principal Practice

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Living in the New Normal (LINN-I)

The Military Child Education Coalition®(MCEC) is pleased to announce that another no-cost training opportunity has been planned in Arizona; an institute entitled Living in the New Normal (LINN-I), on 4-5 February 2015 in Tucson. This training is open to area school district guidance counselors and other professional educators, psychologists, social workers, school nurses, child care providers, parents, military family readiness groups, as well as other caring adults interested in learning more about improving the education of military connected-children. 

MCEC is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, world-wide organization, and it performs research, develops resources, conducts professional institutes and conferences, and develops and publishes resources for all constituencies.  It is focused on ensuring quality educational opportunities for all military children affected by mobility, family separation, and transition.

The training will be at the Holiday Inn & Suites Tucson Airport, 4550 South Palo Verde Road, Tucson, AZ 85714.

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Examining Early Dual Language Learners Workshop

  This one day workshop is designed for programs providing educational services to children 0-5 years old who are Dual Language Learners (DLL) or English Language Learners (ELL). For more information please click on the link below:


Interested in advancing your career in Early Childhood Education?

NAU, and Rio Salado in collaboration with the Pendergast Elementary School District, is searching for individuals seeking Early Childhood Certification, endorsement or an advanced degree. For more information please click HERE

ECE Endorsement

ECQUIP Standards Rubric

ECQUIP Standards Rubric

Arizona LEA Tracker – ALEAT

ALEAT Access

How to Submit a Monitoring Instrument

ECQUIP – Quality Enhancement Plan