Paving the Pathways to Quality: Washington's Early Learning Professional Development Landscape
Publication Date: March 2009
Publisher(s): Economic Opportunity Institute
Keywords: professional development; early childhood education; early learning; early education
Stakeholders from across the early care and education spectrum joined together to investigate what it will take to achieve a strong professional development system for early learning providers that will result in quality care and long-term outcomes for children. This collaborative process revealed a need for foundational work upon which to base a comprehensive, state-wide system of professional development for Washington's early childhood education workforce.