A Registry is an information system for the early childhood and afterschool workforce that:

  • Promotes professional growth and development
  • Captures data about early childhood and afterschool practitioners in a variety of roles
  • Is based on state career level systems that provide a framework for professional development
  • Places individuals on a career level based upon verified educational information
  • Recognizes and honors professional achievements of the early childhood and afterschool workforce
  • Informs policy makers and partners