T.E.A.C.H. has four components:
Education: T.E.A.C.H. scholars are required to complete between 9-18 college credits in one year.
Scholarship: T.E.A.C.H. provides 80% reimbursement for tuition and books for the AA and ECE Director's Certificate scholarships. For the CDA an 85% reimbursement is provided for the assessment fee. The BA model provides a stipend to be used for tuition/books.
Compensation: After successful completion of each contract (certain scholarship models only) T.E.A.C.H. scholars are eligible to receive a bonus/raise. Sponsoring centers choose which option is best for them.
Commitment: T.E.A.C.H. scholars agree to remain with their sponsor or in the field (whichever applies) for one year after every contract.
Eligibility: Child care center staff who work in licensed programs and Level 2 family child care providers who work at least 30 hours a week and earn less than $15.00 per hour. Other eligibility requirements may apply.
2010 Teach Information Flyer
Delaware College Directory
For more information please contact:
Lynn Jezyk 302-764-1501
T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood® Delaware is a licensed program of Child Care Services Association.