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Resources for Educators

Agenda for Children offers many different resources and information to the early childhood community.

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Early Childhood Ancillary Certificate: Learn how to obtain your Early Childhood Ancillary Certificate in Louisiana. Learn more

Louisiana Pathways: Louisiana Pathways, our state’s Career Development System for early care and education professionals provides scholarships, a career ladder and verifies teachers’ and directors’ credentials for School Readiness Tax Credits. Learn more


Calendar for Early Childhood Educators: find out more about upcoming events in the early childhood education sector. LEARN MORE


Child Care Management Software Initiative: Centers can receive reimbursement of up to $800 for the cost of approved Child Care Management Software subscriptions. Learn more

Curriculum Initiative: Centers can receive reimbursement of up to $4,000 for the cost of purchasing Tier 1 curricula. Learn more

ECHO Fund: We offer periodic grant opportunities for early childhood education programs. Learn more


Directors’ Collaboration Meetings: We offer regular opportunities for directors to network and learn together. Learn more


You can post or find a job on our Jobs for Educators page. Learn more

In 2021, Agenda for Children provided coaching and training to nearly 5,000 educators across southeast Louisiana. We successfully converted our work to virtual and hybrid models, including our seminars, coaching, training, and CLASS observation protocols for 1,400 classrooms in Orleans Parish.

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