Research shows that providing high-quality care requires educators who are well-trained and have a higher level of education. The Coalition aids teachers in advancing their careers by offering a range of professional development opportunities.
Here at the Early Learning Coalition of Orange County, we offer a full range of professional development services, educational resources, career advising, and seminars.
The intent is to provide robust opportunities to grow professionally in the field of early care and education. We do this by providing a variety of resources that focus on assisting you with strengthening your skills, planning a successful career path, and improving the quality of education in early childhood programs throughout Orange County and surrounding communities.
What are the benefits of joining I4EL and engaging in professional development?
A lot of Early Childhood educators aspire to advance in their field by pursuing further education. At the Early Learning Coalition of Orange, we have created an educational framework that offers various tiers, local and statewide programs, and training to help you achieve your career objectives.
The Institute for Early Learning offers opportunities for early childhood professionals to enhance their evidence-based practice and business skills in the field of early care and education. Our web-based application serves as a framework and manages all aspects of the learning process and effectively manages your courses by handling course registration, direct payments, issuance of certificates, and providing additional professional development resources.
Our trainings are face-to-face, hybrid (both face-to-face and online), synchronous, and asynchronous. The duration and the number of in-service hours offered or CEU given might.
How to get started at the Institute?
Starting at the Institute is a simple process.
To get started, just click on the Sign-Up button above and take a look at our collection of courses. Choose the one that matches your needs and interests.
We are excited to welcome you to the Institute 4 Early Learning!