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In an effort to help prevent community spread of COVID-19 and to protect our participants and presenters, all scheduled workshops will now occur virtually through June 2022.  Summer/Fall FY22  Calendar is LIVE, please click the link below to register. If you have any questions email us at [email protected]
Our Services
llinois STAR NET provides a variety of opportunities for personal and professional growth for those who touch the lives of young children, ages birth through eight, with an emphasis on children with special needs.
STAR NET supports family-centered, researched and effective practices in early childhood education and care.
This website is established in order to provide accessible online resources to anyone who may need it.

News & Announcements

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Welcome to Our New Website!

Thank you for visiting our new website! Please check back often as updates are made, and click on article headlines to view full stories where applicable.
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