Strategic Plan

Strategy 6.3

Support diversity, equity, and inclusion in the early childhood care and education workforce.

6.3.1   Establish financial incentives to support the recruitment, retention, and advancement of a diverse workforce.
State agency led tactic.Statewide and community-level partnerships.

6.3.2   Support culturally, linguistically, and diverse-ability-appropriate materials in professional development opportunities, facilities, playgrounds, and other learning spaces.
State agency led tactic.Local individual or small group champions.Statewide and community-level partnerships.

6.3.3   Implement professional development programs that increase workplace diversity, equity, and inclusion practices to ensure early childhood environments are responsive to and supportive of a diverse workforce.
State agency led tactic.Local individual or small group champions.Statewide and community-level partnerships.