ECE Workforce Resources

ECE Workforce Resources

Below are resources for the Early Childhood Education Workforce. 

College Advising:

Child Development & Family Studies Department at CCSF

Academic Counselors are available at the Child Development & Family Studies Dept to develop Educational Plans for all current and potential CCSF students. Educational plans (ED PLANS), including graduation, certificate and transfer plans should be updated annually.

Child and Adolescent Development Department at San Francisco State University Advising

Undergraduate Advising - San Francisco State University

Student Resource Center (SRC) - San Francisco State University


Financial Opportunities Similar to SF SEED 

San Mateo QRIS Teacher Stipend

"The San Mateo County QRIS Teacher Stipend Program (formerly known as the AB 212 Teacher Stipend) is funded through a variety of grants from the California Department of Education (CDE) and is administered by the San Mateo County Child Care Partnership Council (CCPC) at the San Mateo County Office of Education. It is an incentive program designed to encourage early childhood education teachers working in San Mateo County centers to pursue training and education, and to remain in the field of early childhood education."

Alameda County AB212 Project

"The primary goal of the AB212 Project is to build a skilled and stable workforce, and to provide high-quality early care and education and services through state subsidized child care programs.  The program is designed to retain qualified educators by providing professional development supports with financial compensation. Funding for this project is generated from Assembly Bill 212.  The Alameda County AB212 Project allocates funding to eligible sites in Alameda County."


San Francisco State University Scholarships

City College of San Francisco Scholarships

Skyline College Scholarships


Financial Aid:

San Francisco State University Financial Aid Website

City College of San Francisco Financial Aid Website

Skyline College Financial Aid Website

Free Application for Federal Studend Aid (FAFSA) Website


Resources for Students at Community Colleges that want to Transfer:

Associate Degree for Transfer to a CSU

City College of San Francisco Transfer Center - SF State counselor available

Child Development & Family Studies Department 

City College of San Francisco - CSU General Education Worksheets

Skyline College - Transfer Resources

San Francisco State University - Student Outreach Services



Learning Assitance Center (LAC) at San Francisco State University
ampus Academic Resource Program (CARP) at San Francisco State University

Learning Assistance Center (LAC) at City College of San Francisco

The Learning Center (TLC) at Skyline College

California Child Development Permit Resources:

Child Development Permits

There are multiple levels of the California Child Development Permit, for more information about the California Child Development permit please visit the Commision of Teacher Credentialing Website

Child Development Permit Funds

The Child Development Training Consortium (CDTC) has funds for paying for application fees associated with permit applications, renewals and upgrades. For more information and details please visit their website.

Assistance with Permit Applications

The Professional Development Project (PDP) housed within the Child Development Department at City College of San Francisco (CCSF) approves and submits Child Development Permit applications on behalf of the Commission on Teacher Credentialing. Reduced processing fees and support often available through a partnership between CDTC and CCSF. For more information, workshops and permit appointments please contact them at 415-452-5605, visit MUB 249 at the CCSF Ocean Campus, 50 Phelan Ave., SF or visit their website at . PDP advisors also conduct workshops at San Francisco State University each month. Contact Wendy Yu at for a schedule of Child Development Permit workshops held in Burk Hall, SFSU.  


Trainings/Courses Search

CDTC Training Portal Search

The CDTC Training Portal Search is a tool to find professional development and courswork opportunities, for example: online courses, tranings, workshops, webinars, etc. 


Page last updated July 3, 2019