The Early Literacy Task Force (ELTF), along with the Michigan Association of Intermediate School Administrators (MAISA), Clinton County Regional Educational Services Agency (CCRESA) and the Michigan Department of Education (MDE), is pleased to offer a Training of Trainers (TOT) for the  Essential Instructional Practice in Early Literacy, Prekindergarten.

The ELTF is excited to make this training available to a wide-range of prekindergarten professionals across Michigan. A total of 300 applicants representing Head Start, Early Childhood Special Education, Great Start Collaboratives, Intermediate School Districts, Great Start to Quality Resource Centers, Great Start Readiness Programs, institutes of higher education and more will be selected to participate through this application process.

Before completing this application, you may wish to spend a few moments reviewing the following: 

  • The Essential Instructional Practices in Early Literacy website: Literacyessentials.org and the Prekindergarten dropdown under "The Essentials" tab
  • The Training of Trainers announcement letter
  • The Essentials Prekindergarten FAQ