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Early Education Teacher Development Grant


Note: The due date for the request for applications has passed. This page is for reference and administration of funding.

Early Education Teacher Development Grant is funded in combination with the California Prekindergarten Planning and Implementation Grant. The entirety of the California Prekindergarten Planning and Implementation Grant Program was established as a state initiative with the goal of expanding access to classroom-based prekindergarten programs at local educational agencies (LEAs) and planning for the increased number of teachers needed to fully implement Universal Prekindergarten.

Program Questions: Alana Pinsler, email: APinsler@cde.ca.gov

Downloading Questions: Email: UPKWorkforceRFA@cde.ca.gov

Document Description
To Be Announced (TBA) Cover letter for the Early Education Teacher Development Grant Request for Application (RFA). This RFA is intended for local educational agencies, including school districts, charter schools, and county offices of education.
TBA Instructions and forms for completing the Early Education Teacher Development Grant RFA.
Attachment 1 (PDF) Letter of Intent (LOI) is required if the local educational agency intends to submit an application and is due January 19, 2022.
TBA Assurances and Required Signatures are required for each applicant applying for funding.
TBA Budget Request Form to be submitted with the application.
TBA PowerPoint presentation from the technical assistance webinar, tentatively scheduled for February 2022.
TBA Frequently asked questions regarding the Early Education Teacher Development Grant.

Certifications and Assurances

Document Description
Funding Forms Required as a condition of receiving funds. Applicants do not need to sign and return them with the application; they must be downloaded and kept on file for compliance reviews, complaint investigations, or audits.

Last Reviewed: Friday, January 7, 2022
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