Announcements + Opportunities

In an effort to provide more coordinated services, DESE, DHSS, and DSS are combining into the new state Office of Childhood. Read more about this change and how it impacts families and childcare providers here. Please join United 4 Children and MARC at noon on July 20...

Calling Early Childhood Providers: PRE-K Observation Form Study

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS PRE-K OBSERVATION FORM STUDY Deadline: 5 p.m. August 1, 2021 This Request for Proposal (RFP) invites St. Louis area early childhood providers to participate in a study to gain a better understanding of kindergarten readiness for St. Louis area...

Saint Louis MHB hiring Early Childhood Project Coordinator

Title: Early Childhood Project Coordinator – Focus on early childcare providers, home visiting, andearly childhood prevention programs (prenatal – age 5) Position Overview:The Early Childhood (EC) Project Coordinator is a member of the MHB team and as...

Mercy Job Opening For Early Childhood Educators

Mercy is looking to hire for a Teacher III position. The role is full time and a sign on bonus is available! Position Overview: Responsible for the development, implementation and carry through of age appropriate curriculum utilizing Project Construct Indicators,...

Child Care Subsidy for School-Age Students

Fulltime child care subsidy benefits extended for low-income school-aged students not attending in person The Department of Social Services is extending full-time child care subsidy benefits through December 31, 2020 for eligible school-aged students who are distance...

Q&A for Child Nutrition Program Update

Author: Nutrition Department, Illinois State Board of Education Updated Guidance Based on USDA Q&As Please see the following message from Illinois State Board of Education’s Nutrition Department based on the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Questions and...