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STARS Technical Assistance 

STARS Technical Assistance (TA) is an intensive, one-on-one service provided to early learning and school-age facilities to help the facility achieve specific Keystone STARS quality performance standards and movement in STAR levels.

STARS TA available:
Rising STARS Mentoring -  focuses on access to the highest quality services for hard to reach / hard to serve children and families by providing support to providers as they move up the quality scale to STAR 3 and 4 levels.

Mentoring - a professional relationship in which a STAR 3 or 4 Program Director assists a STAR 2 Program Director in developing specific skills and knowledge to enhance program quality and encourage professional growth.

Request for TA (PDF)
Request Start-Up and Rising STARS (PDF)

Professional Development

Professional Development opportunities help early learning and school-age educators with upward career mobility. SWRK offers workshops and conferences and partners with higher education institutions to fund credential and credit-bearing courses.

Register for SWRK's electronic newsletter - FYI - that highlights Regional Key and partner news, spotlights upcoming professional development opportunities and provides resource information and announcements.
Check out our most recent FYI here: 1/12/18 - FYI 

Interested in taking on-demand professional development to meet the new STARS standards or have a PD request? Complete the form below and hit the SUBMIT button. 


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