The information and resources on this page are intended for child care center and preschool directors, school administrators, or board members who are currently sponsoring or considering sponsoring a T.E.A.C.H. participant.

Program Benefits:

  • T.E.A.C.H. helps you keep good staff. Our participants average a much lower turnover rate than the rest of the field.
  • Retaining staff also saves you money – $2000 each time you replace a teacher.
  • More highly educated teachers provide higher quality care to the children in your program.
  • More highly educated staff can help you work towards quality initiatives like NAEYC/NAFCC accreditation or Vermont’s STARS.
  • Scholarships require that staff be committed to your program.

Did you know?

  • Your program will be reimbursed a portion of the expense of giving teachers release time.
  • You have the flexibility to choose which type of compensation works for your program.
  • T.E.A.C.H. counselors are here to help!  Call us to learn more – (802) 922-8986, (802) 379-7267 or

Documents and Resources:

Scholarship Model Options
Overview for Programs
Programs That Have Recently Supported T.E.A.C.H. Scholarships