Texas Rising Star Benefits
When you become a Texas Rising Star Certified Provider, benefits include:
- Increased subsidy reimbursements depending on star level, ranging from 5% to 9%
- Scholarships, grants and training opportunities
- Free or low-cost federal, state and local resources
- Free one-on-one mentoring
The Gulf Coast Workforce Board supports early education and care quality improvement through funding for Collaborative for Children to administer Texas Rising Star certifications in the 13-county Houston-Galveston region of Texas. Together with its operating affiliate Workforce Solutions, the Board is committed to enhancing and raising the quality of service to both the current and future workforce.