Center of Excellence | Collaborative For Children

Center of Excellence

Tomorrow Starts Today
Girl and Sky Center of Excellence

Will the children in your care be KINDERGARTEN READY? Collaborative for Children can help. We are raising children today for a world that does not yet exist. We must build the workforce of tomorrow, today, by nurturing curiosity, critical thinking and collaboration all by the age of 5. That may seem like a daunting task, but with the help of Collaborative for Children, this is achievable and so much more.


  1. Does my center have full enrollment? 
  2. Are we financially sound?
  3. Are our children prepared for kindergarten?

With a 33-year history as a leader in early childhood education, Collaborative for Children’s sole focus is readying young children for the 21st century with innovative programs focused on positive child outcomes. Let’s build a partnership that will enable your center to achieve our Center of Excellence seal. We will provide access to success-building tools, staff, software and more to make sure that you are not only financially successful, but also that your center is a sought after as a Center of Excellence.


  • Professional development with an intensive one-on-one consultation of business management services, including a robust financial plan to chart growth and budget to help support a viable business profile.
  • Web-based, peer-to-peer outreach with social/emotional support to talk about day-to-day challenges of classroom management and emergency preparedness.
  • Access to a talent pool of instructional and teaching staff.
  • Marketing, branding, and social media resources.
  • Comprehensive curriculum that includes teaching next generation 21st century skills.
  • Technology assistant software.
  • Optional access to quality improvement through Texas Rising Star, the state’s quality rating and improvement system.

Through this child-outcome focused improvement partnership, parents have access to robust resources through individual and parent coaching and the satisfaction of knowing their children are enrolled in a Center of Excellence child care center.

See where participating child care centers are located here.

Email, or call 713-600-1212 

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