On-going professional development training for early childhood professionals is very important to support quality in early childhood programs.
Since 2006 the Early Childhood Professional Development Institute (ECPDI) has support Florida's early childhood professionals in their efforts to become better teachers and child care providers.
Our staff has more than 30 years of combined experience in the early childhood field that provides relevant, hands-on training based on current research and practices
using industry standards.
ECPDI vision is to build bridges toward quality programs for young children by engaging the child care workforce in a continuing process of professional and leadership development, personal advancement, educational excellence, and advocacy.
Our mission is to empower the early childhood professional with the necessary knowledge and skills in appropriate developmental practice by offering study programs and services built on standards of excellence that foster awareness and knowledge of current trends in early education.