Professional Development Coordinators

Any one of these Professional Development Coordinators is ready to help you apply for PDO-funded tuition, technology and other supports, and to help you decide which PDO education partner best suits your needs.

Apprenticeship Coordinators

Apprenticeship Coordinators are valuable resources to help student workers learn while they earn!

Success Coaches

Success Coaches are time management mentors, navigators to services and career options, and dedicated cheerleaders. These PDO resources are dedicated to keeping you on your professional development pathway!

Imagine a tutor to help you with writing, math, and test preparation! Well, imagine no more! is a free service available to all PDO students! It’s one of the many benefits that will help you keep pushing forward in your early childhood education career. 
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OCDEL (PA Department of Education)

The Pennsylvania Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL) administers home visiting, child care, child care assistance, early intervention and pre-kindergarten programs funded through the Pennsylvania Departments of Education  and Human Services.

In its efforts to increase access to high-quality early learning services, OCDEL sets quality programs standards, comprehensive accountability, and family engagement to help children and families reach their full potential.


The Pennsylvania Key (PA Key) is a business partner with the Pennsylvania Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL) and is administered by the Berks County Intermediate Unit (BCIU). 
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