Welcome to the Region 6 Educator and Provider Support Collaborative!
  Here you will find information on all the services we offer, including CEU training, College Courses, Information Sessions, as well as schedules, resources, policies, and the latest announcements so you always know what is happening within the collaborative.  
You can apply for any course through our online form, just click on EPS Courses and Trainings below.  
Please feel free to contact someone on our training team should you have any questions.   

Important Announcement!

Early Childhood STEM Conference
EEC Reopening  Registration for EEC STEM Conference on April  23, 2014 at 10:00 a.m.
The Department of Early Education and Care will hold an Early Childhood STEM Conference on Thursday May 22, 2014, 8:00AM-4:00PM, at the Sturbridge Host Hotel in Sturbridge Massachusetts.

This additional registration opportunity is limited to up to 120 participants which will be based on a first come first served basis.  Once registration fills, there will be a waitlist used  to backfill slots due to  registration cancelations.

To those early childhood educators who are already on the conference waitlist,  you will be sent an email directly with a link to register which will go live on April 23, at 10:00am. Again registration is limited to the first 120 participants on a first come first served basis. 

This free conference is open to early education leaders, educators, administrators, coaches and mentors. This conference will support educators and programs in advancing their understanding and  practice of STEM in early learning settings. The conference will provide valuable content-rich STEM information and resources. Moving forward participants will have a greater understanding and be better prepared to engage with children and share new STEM ideas.  This conference will advance ones understanding and practice of the new State Science Technology and Engineering Standards.  

To complete an online registration and print-out your registration ticket,  please copy this link and open it on  your computer's web browser  for all the conference details and information- 


About Us...

Find out more about the history and the members of the Region 6 EPS Collaborative.

Announcements & Newsletters

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EPS Courses & Trainings

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  CDA- Child Development Associate 

Click here for more information about our College Pathway to CDA.

Accreditation and CDA Fee Reimbursement

Limited support available for CDA and Accreditation Fee Reimbursement.

Program & Educator Mentor Services

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Contact Us

Send us an email or give us a call - we're here to help!.  Also, click here to find links to other EEC Regions in MA.


Assessment Training

Click here to access training on QRIS Measurement Tools and Formative Assessments

Assessment Tool Training

Job Openings

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Brain Building In Progress

Click here to find out about the Brain Building Initiative from EEC and the United Way.


Program Focus Project 

 The collaborative's  new project for this grant cycle to support program development 

Links to EEC

Click here to find links to some of EEC's Resources