Power to the Profession
Building on guidelines, frameworks, and standards that currently operate across programs, organizations and states, this initiative aims to establish a shared framework of career pathways, knowledge and competencies, qualifications, standards, and compensation that unifies the entire profession, which will lead to a comprehensive policy and financing strategy for their systemic adoption and implementation.
Learn About This Collaboration
What is Power to the Profession?
Learn more about the what and the why of this collaborative initiative.
Who is Involved?
Read about the national task force of organizations and their representatives leading the Power to the Profession initiative. Read a Statement from the National Power to the Profession Task Force here.
Be a Part of the Process
Get an update on the latest of the decision cycles for the project and add your input.
Learn How the Public Views Early Childhood Educators
Making investments in advancing the early childhood profession is a priority bolstered by market research.
How State Systems Support the Profession
An excellent profession is built upon an excellent system of professional development.