Requirements for Developmental Screening Information

To All Family, Large Family and Center Child Care Providers,

The Delaware Department of Education’s Early Childhood Support Team wants to make you aware that a letter from Associate Secretary Caitlin Gleason was sent via US Mail to all licensed childcare providers explaining the requirements for developmental screenings on March 17, 2023.

The following information was included in the mailing: a cover letter from Associate Secretary Gleason, orientation training requirements, and guidance for programs to enroll in the DDOE ASQ Online system for developmental and social emotional screening.  Attached you will find the materials provided by DDOE in the mailers.

If you did not receive this information in the mail or if the information was missing from the envelope, please contact Joanne Gannon at joanne.gannon@doe.k12.de.us

For more information, please go to the DDOE Developmental Screening Website at: https://education.delaware.gov/families/birth-age-5/early_resources/developmental_screenings/

Should you have questions, please contact Jenny Grady, Developmental Screening Technical Assistant, at de.screens@doe.k12.de.us.  The Office of Child Care Licensing has no additional information.

Thank you.

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