ChildCare Education Institute’s (CCEI) Master Professional Trainer, Laura Anderson, is registered with Texas Early Childhood Professional Development System (TECPDS)Because of this, CCEI training is accepted by the Texas Child Care Licensing Office to meet up to 80% of annual in-service training requirements. In addition, CCEI is approved to automatically transmit course completions directly to the TECPDS registry and does so weekly.  For additional information regarding the approval of CCEI’s coursework in Texas, contact the Child Care Licensing Office at 800.862.5252.

CCEI’s coursework is approved by the Texas Education Agency (TEA), Division of Educator Standards, and State Board of Educator Certification (SBEC) to provide continuing Professional Education (CPE) credit for public school educators to renew their standard educator certificate in the state of Texas.

CCEI’s Texas Director’s Certificate and Texas Director’s Certificate Renewal programs have been approved by the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services, Child Care Licensing Division as meeting the requirements of a day care administrator’s credential.

Texas Rising Star Quality Rating and Improvement System accepts CCEI coursework training to satisfy 50% of their required annual training hours.

CCEI’s coursework was awarded the Comprehensive CDA Gold Standard by the Council for Professional Recognition (the Council) and can be used to fulfill the training requirements needed to obtain the National CDA Credential in English and Spanish.

  • To enroll in a CCEI course click here.
  • Contact a CCEI Admissions Representative at 1.800.499.9907 or by clicking here with questions or for more information about our courses and certificate programs.
  • For information on how to articulate CCEI coursework with our college partners click here.