University of Delaware College of Education and Human Development
Department of Human Development & Family Studies
Delaware Department of Education
Delaware Office of Early Learning
Delaware Institute for Excellence in Early Childhood
Parents and Families Quote

“Participating in Delaware Stars has been very positive for our program.  It has given us the opportunity to develop a more professional team of teachers and also provide a better curriculum of teaching.”
PACTT, Star 4 currently a Star Level 5

Resources & Supports

Delaware Stars is a strength and relationship based program providing many resources and supports to the early childhood education and care community. Both directly through Delaware Stars and our many early childhood state partners, we offer:

Technical Assistants who provide on-site resources and supports to programs participating in Delaware Stars.
Specialty Technical Assistants who provide on-site resources and supports to programs participating in Delaware Stars specifically in the areas of Infants and Toddlers in care, Health and Nutrition, and the Environment Rating Scales.

Resources & Supports are also available on each topic below:
Curriculum and Child Assessment
Tiered Reimbursement
Quality Improvement Grants
Becoming a Vendor
D. A. E. Y. C. and CORE Awards
DIEEC Professional Development
Early Learning Leadership Initiative
Early Childhood Mental Health Consultants
For Families and Caregivers
Your Delaware Stars Database
Capacity Grant

Thank you for visiting the Delaware Stars for Early Success website. Delaware Stars is a program funded and administered by Delaware Department of Education, managed by the Delaware Institute for Excellence in Early Childhood (DIEEC) in the Department of Human Development and Family Studies.