This page includes guidance to register for an Early Childhood Learning and Knowledge Center (ECLKC) account, as well as for retrieving your password and username.
Two-factor Authentication (2FA)
For security, logging into the ECLKC requires 2FA.
- Enter your username and password, then select Get Verification Code. Within a few minutes, you’ll receive a six-digit verification code via email.
- Copy this code into the Verification Code field. Do not include the period at the end of the number.
- Select Login.
Note: If the 2FA email doesn’t appear in your inbox, check the spam folder or try overwriting your auto-filled password and submitting the request again. You can also use the Google Authenticator to generate the six-digit verification code.
Register for an ECLKC Account
Scroll to the bottom of the ECLKC website and select ECLKC Login under Quick Links.
Scroll down and select Not Already an ECLKC member? Register now on the Login screen.
Select a username and enter your email address.
You will receive an email from ECLKC. Follow the link in the email to complete setup of your account.
Fill in the required fields and select Register.
How to Retrieve Your Password
Select Forgot your password? from the Login screen.
Type in your username and select Submit. You will receive an email with a link to reset your password.
Check your email and follow the link to reset your password.
Enter a new password and select Submit.
How to Retrieve Your Username
Select Forgot your username? on the Login screen.
Enter your email address and select Email my username.
You will receive an email from ECLKC with your username.
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National Centers: Office of Head Start
Last Updated: August 25, 2022