Eco-Friendly Program Badge

TIPS! Eco-Friendly Program Achievement

Earth Day is April 22! Why not celebrate this special day by taking the important steps for your program to earn an Eco-Friendly Program Achievement in Maryland EXCELS? Maryland EXCELS

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TIPS:  Transitioning from an Early Childhood Program to Kindergarten

Transitioning from an early childhood program to kindergarten is a significant time for children and families. Providers, families, and schools can work together to help make this important transition a

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April: Celebrate Diversity Month

April is Celebrate Diversity Month. Celebrate Diversity Month began in 2004 to honor and recognize the diversity that surrounds us in all aspects of our lives; it acknowledges differences in

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Celebrating Earth Day on April 22!

Our Earth needs to be protected so its resources will be available for many generations. It’s never too early to pass this message along to young children who can keep

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colorful cartoon hands including hand in wheelchair

Tips! Developing an inclusion policy to welcome all children into a program

Child care providers play an important role in the lives of young children and their families and promoting inclusion in your program is good for everyone.  In an inclusive program,

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