Child Care and Development

16947 Cherokee Street Tahlequah, OK 74464

Training / Technical Assistance


The Cherokee Nation Child Care Resource Center (CCRC) offers CCEPD approved training free of charge to child care providers every month. Each quarter, trainings are listed in our newsletter. Early Childhood Educators are also available to offer specialized training and technical assistance at your center or home. Topics include:

  • Lesson Planning
  • Curriculum ideas
  • Getting organized with paperwork
  • Cultural
  • Environments
  • Biting
  • Developmental Appropriate Practices
  • Literacy Training
  • Other trainings can be developed to fit your needs

Technical Assistance

In addition to trainings offered by our qualified Early Childhood Educators, the CCRC also offers technical assistance to providers that help with classroom set-up, accreditation, licensing and more. Technical assistance topics include:

  • Health and Safety Issues
  • Lesson Planning
  • Curriculum Ideas
  • Environments in your CCC or FCCH
  • STARS information, and help to increase STARS
  • Getting organized with STARS paperwork
  • Room Arrangement
  • Behavior and Guidance in the classroom
  • Help with Accreditation

Community Outreach

CCRC offers presentations about our program to any civic group, agency, or educational group. We have information on child care trends and supply and demand statistics. Call CCRC to schedule a time we can speak to your group about child care issues. Call or email 888-458-6230 or