Center for Early Childhood Professional Development

Reflecting Oklahoma's commitment to high quality early care and education by providing professional development that produces results!

Leadership Academy I Application

CECPD will accept applications from Directors throughout the year.  All applicants meeting the following requirements will be considered for selection to attend the next available Class:

  • You must hold a current Oklahoma Director's Credential and PDL
  • Be currently employed in a licenced child care center 
  • Participate in "Reaching for the Stars"
  • Strong preference will be given to those centers who serve state subsidy children; and
  • Centers will be required to have a pre Program Administration Scale (PAS) assessment prior completion of the final session and a post-PAS twelve months after completing the Leadership Academy I training.

To apply for Leadership Academy I, print and complete this application form.  Return to CECPD by:

  • fax (405) 799-7634
  • email
  • or mail the application to the address below:


Attn: Leadership Academy

1801 N. Moore Ave.

Moore, OK 73160

The fee to attend is $150 and is non reimbursable and non transferable. The fee is required after you have been selected and accepted. For questions, please contact Deanna Poljanowski at 405-799-6383, ext. 245 or toll free 1-888-446-7608 or email


Current as of July 6, 2023 CT

1801 N. Moore Avenue, Moore, OK 73160
Toll Free: 888-446-7608 or 405-799-6383
FAX: 405-799-7634