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About the OPEN Initiative

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Understanding the Missouri Professional Development System

OPEN is a proud member of the
National Workforce Registry Alliance

What is the National Workforce Registry Alliance?

The National Registry Workforce Alliance is a private, non-profit, voluntary organization of state early childhood and afterschool workforce registry and professional development leaders.
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The mission of the National Workforce Registry Alliance is to provide registries across the country with resources on data related support on the workforce, standards of quality for workforce data systems, and a strong national voice driving relevant policies and initiatives.

The goal of the National Workforce Registry Alliance is to be the central hub of data collection and dissemination used to inform and strengthen the Early Care and Education Early Childhood and Afterschool Workforce through collaboration with state workforce registry systems and national partners.

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