Coordinator of Childcare & Pre-School ServicesTsonka.Pencheva@morton.edu(708) 656-8000
Ext: #2284Building D, Room 105
Forms for ECE CredentialsInformation about options for jobsInformation about transfer opportunities to Universities
The Gateways to Opportunity Scholarship Program is an individual-based scholarship opportunity for eligible practitioners working in Early Care and Education (ECE) or school-age care programs. The Program will pay a percentage of tuition and fees dependent upon availability of funding. Goals of the program include:
Are you eligible? Find out by visiting the Illinois Gateways to Opportunity website.
Morton College is partnering with National Louis University. Choose from:
Bachelor’s in Early Childhood Practice
For more information, download an informational flyer.
This curriculum is designed to provide basic knowledge regarding child growth and development and nature-based developmentally appropriate programming for those working with children in zoos, park districts and museums.
For more information, including course offerings, download the informational flyer (PDF).
In partnership with Morton College, the Chicago Zoological Society offers a limited number of externships in Early Childhood Education at the Hamill Family Play Zoo for students currently enrolled in ECE-260 Early Childhood Education Internship.
Interested Early Childhood Education students should download a PDF of position requirements and responsibilities.
Interested students must complete a full CELO application packet, which includes the online application, resumé, cover letter, two letters of recommendation from professional references and an unoffical transcript.
Applications may be sent to:
Fax: (708) 688-7304E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org (PDF attachments preferred)Mail: Conservation Leadership Program Supervisor, 3300 Golf Road, Brookfield, IL 60513
The Bridging the Gap 2013 was a huge success with much food and great
ideas for Math and teaching shared. For more ideas on presenting Math in
classrooms, teachers can visit the following websites:
Erikson Early Math ProjectIllinois Early Learning website Math ideas
For more information on courses, requirements, the Associate in Applied Science in Early Childhood Education Degree and Early Childhood Education Career Certificates, visit the Career Programs page.
Morton College provides students with cost, completion and employment information for students in certificate programs.
Download gainful employment information (PDF) for the following certificate programs:
Early Childhood Education (ECC)Early Childhood Assistant (ECS)