The Early Care and Education Substitute Pool is designed to support family child care and child care center providers in their professional development. State funding is currently available for certain allowable activities, and providers will soon have the ability to privately pay for substitute hours for other activities.
Licensed family home child care providers and child care center staff who wish to access state-funded substitute time for Early Achievers activities must meet the following criteria:
Licensed family child care providers must meet the following criteria in order to access the five days of paid substitute time covered by the CBA:
Allowable activities include:
Providers can use their allotted five days of paid substitute time for ANY activity, including but not limited to:
Need help with the Substitute Pool?
Imagine Institute staff can help connect you to a substitute in your area.
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