Professional Development Advisory Council

Professional Development Advisory Program Committee

The Professional Development Advisory Council (PDAC) is made up of highly qualified practitioners, educators, and advocates around the state whose strategy is to improve the quality and stability of the early care and education, school-age, youth development, and family support workforce through increased professional development and improved opportunities for career advancement.


Upcoming Meeting:

Date Start End Location
Friday, April 27, 2018 10:00 am 3:00 pm INCCRRA
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 1:00 pm 3:00 pm Telenet










Excelerate Program

ExceleRate Illinois helps you prepare children for success in school and in life.

It also provides standards, guidelines, resources and supports to help you make sensible changes that lead to better quality outcomes for children.