Partners in Practice (PIP) is a scholarship award program offered by a partnership between Central Oregon Community College, the Early Learning Hub of Central Oregon and NeighborImpact Child Care Resources. The program includes key components including flexible class offerings, intentional outreach, course relevancy, alignment with state and regional goals, diverse opportunities for professional growth and whole student support, all of which is available for early childhood education providers, employees and volunteers.
If you have been considering professional development growth in the early childhood education sector this would be the perfect opportunity for you to pursue and achieve your academic goals!
Partners in Practice offers evening, weekend and online college classes for early childhood professionals, whether you’re pursing a one- or two-year certificate, working toward a degree or simply expanding your knowledge.. These cutting-edge courses support you in your pursuit to deliver the best for the children you serve and help you work toward statewide goals, such as increasing your step on the Oregon Registry.
The scholarship application form and additional support is available at the Early Childhood Education Department at COCC campus in Bend or by contacting NeighborImpact, Child Care Resources at firstname.lastname@example.org, Office: 541-323-6575 .
Central Oregon Community College Early Childhood Education Offerings:
Ed 112 Children’s Literature and Curriculum
Ed 140 Introduction to Early Childhood Education
Ed 150 Enviro & Curriculum in ECE
Ed 152 Family, School and Community Relations
Ed 172 Language and Literacy in ECE
Ed 176 Soc Emo Mental Health in ECE
Ed 199 Outdoor Teacher Training
Ed 200 Introduction to Education
Ed 243 Nutrition Health and Safety ECE
Ed 261 Early Childhood Education Practicum I
Ed 262 Early Childhood Education Practicum II
Ed 265 Children at Risk
Ed 269 Exceptional Child
* Offered in Spanish