Registration available for self-paced online Early Childhood Pre-K Boot Camp

The Mississippi Department of Education Office of Early Childhood will open registration for the self-paced online Early Childhood (Pre-K) Boot Camp set for three weeks, July 11-28.

This self-paced training will allow teachers, assistants and administrators to complete the approved specialized early childhood training coursework to earn professional development hours: CEU’s (3.3), SEMI’s (25), OSL’s (2), and Contact Hours (33) upon successful completion and obtaining a passing score on the online assessments. All participants will have three (3) attempts to earn a proficient score on each online assessment. If you are not successful on one of the assessments, please email

 To register for this training please use the following link:

 Participants interested in acquiring the certificate/endorsement to work in a pre-kindergarten classroom must also complete the online modules required to earn the equivalent twelve hours of early childhood coursework.  

 All Participants must attend a mandatory virtual three-hour onboarding session on July 11.

 Zoom Links will be sent prior to July 11.   All assessments must be submitted by 5 p.m. on June 28, 2022.

 Any questions or concerns should be emailed to