Early Childhood Councils

The Office of Early Childhood partners with Early Childhood Councils statewide to administer quality improvement and systems building efforts. 
 

​​Rules and Regulations

Early Childhood Councils are governed by rule 7.717. Printer-friendly rules have been created for your convenience and are current as of February 8, 2017. The Secretary of State's website is your official source for updated and current rules. 
 

Governance Waiver Application Review Process

Per Early Childhood Council Rule 7.717.6(E), Early Childhood Councils have the opportunity to apply for waivers to state governance rules and regulations when compliance causes an undue hardship. Learn more or apply for a waiver.