Welcome to Educator & Provider Support for Region 6
Developing the Early Care & Out of School Time Workforce:
One Step at a Time
Educator & Provider Support Collaborative!
Here you will find information on all the services we offer, including CEU training, College Courses, Information Sessions, as well as schedules, resources, policies, and the latest announcements so you always know what is happening within the collaborative. You can apply for any course through our online form, just click on EPS Courses and Trainings below.
What is EPS Region 6?
The Region 6 Educator and Provider Support Collaborative works with educators, directors and administrators working in center-based programs, Head Start programs, out-of school time (OST) programs and public school programs as well as family child care providers. Priority is given to educators and programs serving children who receive EEC subsidies (vouchers or contracts).
Who Can Participate?
Early childhood educators who currently work in an EEC funded, EEC licensed or license-exempt early education and care or out of school time program (i.e., group child care, family child care, school age child care, or Head Start program) in Massachusetts are eligible.
Are you interested in Professional Development Assistance or Coaching Services? For more information on our program services for participants please click here
Watch the next EEC Board Meeting from your program site if you are not able to travel to the meeting. EEC Board Meetings are now available via Webcast. At the September 12, 2017 meeting of the Board of Early Education and Care, the Board voted to webcast upcoming meetings in Fiscal Year 2018 (FY18). A […]
The Department of Early Education and Care (EEC) is in the process of revising the Massachusetts Quality Rating and Improvement (MA QRIS) standards. In June, the Board of Early Education and Care voted to send a revised draft of the standards forward for a 100 day period of public comment. There are many ways that […]