Child Development & Early Childhood
The purpose of the Permian Basin Workforce Development Board (PBWDB) Child Care Scholarship
is to improve the quality of child care offered in child care facilities serving the
Permian Basin. Trained/skilled caregivers can have the greatest impact on the care
provided to our children. Quality child care has a long term impact on the lives of
children and positively impacts society. The scholarship is available to caregivers
who are employed part-time or full-time in a facility
participating in the Child Care Management Services (CCMS) program.
Applicants must provide documentation proof for the following criteria:
- employed part time or full time by a child care facility participating in the Child Care Management Services (CCMS) program as verified by the PBWDB or the PBWDB's child care contract
- must be employed at a CCMS child care center at the time the semester starts and remain employed throughout the semester
- earn less than $15.00 per hour
- 18 years of age or older
- Texas resident
U.S. citizen or a non-citizen authorized to work in the United States and meet Midland College enrollment requirements
Scholarship awards cover tuition, fees, and books for a limit of two (2) Child Care and Development courses per semester and limited to $950.00 per student. This scholarship is non-liquidable.
Deadlines for application: August 4th for Fall 2017 and December 8th for Spring 2018
MC General Scholarships
To apply for any MC Scholarship through AcademicWorks:
1. APPLY at https://midland.academicworks.com
2. Confirm the link sent to your email and complete application
3. Check your MC student email for notifications of award
4. Accept award & write your electronic thank you letter to the donor
*Already receiving a scholarship? Don't forget to update your application each semester! You will receive an email when it is time to do so.
Texas School Ready (TSR) is a comprehensive preschool teacher training program combining a research-based, state-adopted curriculum with ongoing professional development and progress monitoring tools. The goal of this program is to help children be better prepared for school.
Early education services for Head Start and licensed child care centers. These services include:
State Adopted Curriculum and Manipulative Kits
Professional Development including CIRCLE 2 Day Training and 20 eCIRCLE classes on the following topics:
Social and Emotional Learning
Understanding Special Needs
Setting the Stage for Children’s Talk
Pre-K Response to Intervention
Progress Monitoring 3 times per year
Higher Reimbursement Rate from CCMS
We are proud to have Midland College as our TSR Lead Agent!
Contact Cheryl Peckham at (432) 230-5822 or email@example.com
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- Childcare/Daycare Owner/Director
- Daycare Provider
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