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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 2023.  Winter/Spring 2023 Calendar is LIVE, please click the link below to register. If you have any questions email us at [email protected]
Our Services
Illinois 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 preschool age children with special needs.
STAR NET supports family-centered, researched and effective practices in early childhood education and care.
Please check our our latest workshop and webinar offerings here.  We offer opportunities for training, as well as providing resources, information and support for both families and professionals. In addition to training, we offer technical assistance, both long and short term, as well as Communities of Practice facilitation, book studies and other forms of support and assistance. Please don't hesitate to contact us with questions, concerns and requests.

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Welcome to Our New Website!

Welcome to the new Starnet Chicago website! Please have a look around, learn about our resources and services, sign up for our mailing list, register for a workshop or two and let us know if you have any questions. We're glad you're here!
Helping Illinois’ Young Children and Families Reach for the STARS