Early Childhood Mentor Network

Would you like to become a member of the Early Childhood Mentor Network?

Being a part of the CNM Early Childhood Network has many benefits:

  • Stipend for hosting an early childhood student and being a network member.
  • STEM Curriculum Kit for your classroom.
  • Free professional development and learning opportunities.
  • Support from CNM faculty on classroom teaching and mentorship.
  • Free tuition and materials for online mentorship courses.
  • Mentorship certificate upon program completion.
  • Membership in an early childhood professional network for teachers and directors.

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Apply before June 30, 2018.


To become a mentor you must meet these requirements:

  • Attend monthly mentor network meetings.
  • Complete on-line mentorship training courses for college credit.
  • Host a CNM ECME practicum student during the academic year and abide by CNM mentor teacher guidelines.
  • Complete an on-line ECERS/ITERS training or provide proof of current training.

Please complete your admission into the ECMN by following these steps:

  1. Fill out the CNM Mentor Teacher Application on-line at
  2. Submit a letter of recommendation from your director/administrator touching upon: Professional behavior/ Interpersonal communication/ Professional judgment/ Organizational skills.
  3. Submit a copy of unofficial transcripts from your highest level degree or a transcript of your current courses.