The Marin County Office of Education is committed to supporting quality early care and education in Marin County. It offers several different programs as part of this effort.
Professional Development Calendar 2016-2017
The ECE Quality Improvement Project supports preschool programs whose children feed into the ten Pre K-3 elementary schools.
Key elements of the Early Childhood Education Quality Improvement Project are:
Social Emotional Development and Cultural Proficiency
Parent Engagement and Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation
PreK Alignment Activities
Early Care and Education staff are encouraged to continue their education and professional development through AB212 - a teacher stipend program. AB212 Enrollment Period is May - September 30.
The Marin County Child Care Commission serves as the state-mandated local child care and development planning council. The Commission is responsible for leading the community in planning and establishing a comprehensive, high quality child care system in Marin.