Intensive Technical Assistance Program (ITA)

The purpose of Intensive Technical Assistance (ITA) is to support the learning of concepts and standards associated with high quality care. Based on the QUALITYstarsNY standards, ITA will promote excellence in early learning. ITA is designed to address program practices including; Learning Environment, Family Engagement, Provider Qualifications and Experience, Leadership and Management and to assist providers in putting training concepts into practice.  

Working Together SLCCC Staff & Providers:
  complete a written agreement defining the roles and expectations of SLCCC and the provider
  develop program specific goals and objectives
  complete a program assessment based upon the providers chosen area of focus
  develop a plan of action to meet identified goals
  identify needed program resources
  evaluate the ITA program effectiveness  

Intensive Technical Assistance is available to:
  Family and Group Family Child Care providers and employees
  Child Care Center directors and employees
  School-Age Child Care program directors and employees
  Legally Exempt caregivers      

If you have questions or would like to learn more about Intensive Technical Assistance contact Connie Neuroth (Ext. 11) or Katy Pinkerton (Ext. 17) at the St. Lawrence Child Care Council at (315) 393-6474