Early Learning

Early Learning

Counties Served







Pend Orielle



Walla Walla


Early Achievers

Early Achievers works with child care centers and family home providers to improve the quality of their programs through Washington State’s Quality Rating and Improvement System (QRIS). Early Achievers provides coaching, professional development and resources for providers to support each child’s learning and development.

Professional Development Programs

Our Professional Development Academy offers a wide variety of high-quality, culturally responsive classes for all early learning educators. Our classes include high-quality, cost-effective, culturally responsive education for all experience levels and types of early learning educators.

Inland Northwest Early Learning Alliance

The Inland Northwest Early Learning Alliance (INWELA) is a collaboration of regional community leaders working to improve the lives of young children. Our mission is to build a foundation to help all children in the seven-county region of Northeastern Washington succeed in school and life.

Early Childhood Education and Assistance Program

Early Childhood Education and Assistance Program (ECEAP) is Washington’s pre-kindergarten program that prepares 3- and 4-year-old children from families furthest from opportunity for success in school and life. ECEAP focuses on the well-being of the whole child by providing in-depth nutrition, health, education, and family support services.