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CDTC is now accepting applications for the 2023-2024 Child Development Permit Stipend.
Apply for a Child Development Permit Stipend

CDTC is currently accepting Educational Support Grant applications for the 2023-2024 program year.
Check Eligibility and Apply for ECE Educational Support Grant

Child Development Training Consortium

Child Development Training Consortium (CDTC) provides services, training, technical assistance, and resources to students and professionals working with and for children. In doing so, we help promote professionalism and high-quality early care and education programs that benefit California’s children and families.

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Child Development Virtual Permit Training

The Child Development Training Consortium (CDTC) is now offering a virtual training on how to process and submit a Child Development Permit Stipend application.

 We will be reviewing the Permit Matrix and the benefits of applying for a permit through CDTC. Please find the registration link on the CDTC Permit Training Flyer below. 

CDTC Permit Training Flyer

CDTC Permit Training Flyer- Spanish

Spaces are limited. For any questions please reach out to us at

curriculum alignment project logoCurriculum Alignment Project (CAP)

The California Early Childhood CAP supports transfer and curriculum consistency in the foundational preparation of early childhood education students. Regionally accredited community colleges, CSUs, and private universities can participate in the alignment process and be recognized statewide as partners in creating streamlined pathways to degree completion.