Texas Rising Star Provider Certification | Collaborative For Children

Texas Rising Star Provider Certification

Become a Texas Rising Star Provider and start the children in your care on the path to success

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.

Our expert assessors and consultants can help you apply, prepare for and attain Texas Rising Star certification, or help you move up to a new star level. Call us at 713.600.1181 or email us.  


  • Receive increased subsidy reimbursements and free resources and training
  • Attract more families looking for high-quality child care
  • Help children reach their full potential


What is Texas Rising Star?
Texas Rising Star Benefits
Who Can Apply?
How to Apply for Texas Rising Star
Download the Texas Rising Star informational brochure
List of Texas Rising Star Providers