Early Childhood Resources

ABC Quality is a voluntary program that helps providers achieve high standards of quality in caring for the children they serve.   

SC Voucher Program is a program that makes payments to child care providers to care for children from low-income families so their parents can work.

Center for Child Care Career Development is a professional development system for South Carolina’s child care workforce and helps child care.

Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) gives meal reimbursements to eligible child care and adult care providers for serving nutritious meals and snacks as a part of their program.

Child Care Licensing ensures the health and safety of children in child care facilities subject to laws and Licensing regulations. Licensing includes Fire and Health Safety.

Creative Curriculum incorporates the latest research and best practices and taking the needs of every type of learner into account.  

HighScope Educational Research Foundation is an independent nonprofit research, development, training, and public outreach organization on the HighScope philosophy. 

The Montessori Foundation nurtures, inspires, and supports the development of strong, successful Montessori schools around the world.

Project Approach is an overview of the Project Approach theoretical framework and history and explanations of how to develop and implement project work. 

The Reggio Emilia (Italy) approach to early childhood education is an inspiration to early childhood educators worldwide.

South Carolina Inclusion Collaborative offers technical assistance and training on inclusion practices for children with special needs.

South Carolina Programs for Infants and Toddler Care offers technical assistance and training of infant/toddler practices.  

Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) ensures that children in low-income areas can continue to receive nutritious meals during the summer months when they do not have access to school lunch or breakfast.

ZERO TO THREE supports the healthy development and well-being of infants, toddlers and their families.