Now Is the Time to Renew Your CDA®!

April 22, 2021

You recognize the importance of providing our youngest learners with the education they deserve. If you need to renew your CDA credential, the Council is extending the deadline for the Renewal Amnesty program to December 31. Check out the new tutorial and discover how easy it is to become active again. If you are a Maryland early educator, there are special funding options available for you to renew your credential. The Maryland State Department of Education and the Council are now partnering to provide thousands of Maryland early educators with support to cover the cost of the CDA renewal application fee, as well as books. We encourage Maryland educators to learn more about how to apply for these financial awards by clicking here.

We also hope the renewal extension will provide the time ECE teachers in all states may need to take advantage of this special opportunity. The program allows anyone with a CDA credential expiration date going back as far as January 1, 2010, to complete the renewal process and make their credential active again. Get Ready, Set and…

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