Early Childhood Education Professional Development Stipends
The Office of Early Learning is excited to share that Florida Early Childhood Educators are eligible for a $75 stipend upon the successful completion of specific online courses by June 30, 2021, or until the stipend funding is depleted. The maximum stipend an eligible participant can receive is $225. (3 courses/events x $75 = $225). Successful completion may include an end-of-course assessment or certificate of completion. See the flyer.
A participant agreement must be received and approved before courses are taken.
Step One: Go to this location http://my.paec.org/cms/One.aspx?portalId=82117&pageId=8361805. Keep these instructions available or bookmarked for submitting the participant agreement and documentation.
Step Two: Click on Participant Agreement Located Here http://my.paec.org/UserFiles/Servers/Server_82033/File/Business/OEL/Participant_Agreement.pdf
Step Three: Fill out all the pages and sign, as applicable. Be sure to fill out completely.
Step Four: Combine the completed agreement and all documentation requested into a single document electronically.
Step Five: Save and label the document using the following criteria: lastname.firstname.PA and upload it to https://www.paec.org/OfficeofEarlyLearningPartnership.asp. using the instructions found on the document in Step One.
Step Six: Receive approval of participant agreement by email from firstname.lastname@example.org
Step Seven: Complete application for stipend http://my.paec.org/UserFiles/Servers/Server_82033/File/Business/OEL/Participant_Application%20for%20Stipend.pdf.
Step Eight: Combine application and certificate from approved training (see training stipend flyer for a list) successfully completed within 30 days before the date of the application request. This document labeled lastname.firstname.ST1#1.
*Steps Seven and Eight may be repeated for up to a total of three classes @ $75 each. if you submit subsequent applications for stipends, they will be saved in the same format but only change the request number. If submitting a second stipend, it will be saved as lastname.firstname.STI#2.