College & Career Pathways*

Visit the NEW Massachusetts Early Educator Pathways Website!

Mass Early Education Pathways

This site is designed to serve as a resource to assist you in finding the best option for advancing your career in early education and care by pursuing recognized credentials and college degrees at any one of the many quality programs at colleges and universities in Massachusetts. Whether you are figuring out your next step for professional development, looking for information about professional qualifications in the field of early education and care, or already know you want to earn a specific credential or college degree, this site is designed to connect you to appropriate options and contacts.

Click here to Visit the Early Educators College Pathway Site.

Listing of common terms used for Early Education in Massachusetts

Please note: The files below are Definitions and Terms for coaches, directors, etc.. It’s a listing of common terms that we are using in Early Education in Massachusetts. Please feel free to download and distribute to coaches, directors, etc..