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Workforce and Professional Development

Meets the fourth Friday of every month from 9:00 am to 11:00 am. Please check our calendar for any changes.

The Workforce and Professional Development Committee develops recommendations and implementation plans to enhance New Hampshire’s capacity for the recruitment, retention, advancement, and support of qualified professionals across early childhood programs via education, training, and credentialing. 

Committee Chairperson:

Dr. Patricia Cantor (pcantor@plymouth.edu)



 The State of Early Childhood Higher Education in New Hampshire: The New Hampshire Early Childhood Higher Education Inventory

The New Hampshire Higher Education Inventory for Early Childhood Professionals in Health and Family Support Professions 

Early Childhood Courses in NH Health and Family Support Programs 

Executive Summary from NAEYC on the Blueprint Model
Exerpt from the NAEYC Blueprint Guide


NH Early Childhood Professional Development System Blueprint Project Final Report (Feb. 2015).

Head Start Professional Development Resources
Transforming the Early Childhood Workforce for Children Birth through Age 8

DRAFT Shared Professional Early Childhood Core Competencies

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October 1 - Agenda and Minutes
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