Professional Development

Individualized Professional Development (iPD) Portfolio

The iPD Portfolio is an online platform created to support ongoing professional development for staff in Head Start and child care settings. It contains accessible, self-paced modules based on staff roles and interests. Check out this step-by-step document to learn how to access the iPD.

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Special Features

  • Accessible via the Early Childhood Learning and Knowledge Center (ECLKC)
    • Sign up using your existing ECLKC login
  • Vary modules to meet your own professional development needs
  • Start a module and come back to it at your own convenience
  • Modules use current ECLKC content to create self-paced professional development
  • Many modules offer continuing education units (CEUs) or certificates of completion
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Access the iPD

Log into the ECLKC to gain access to the iPD Portfolio.


For more information, contact ipd at ecetta dot info.

Last Updated: January 8, 2020