Welcome to Eager-to-Learn!

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Eager-to-Learn is the innovative, community based, e-learning program of Child Care Aware of Minnesota.

Our online courses are designed to provide quality, accessible, educational opportunities for people who care for children. A leader in the field, Eager-to-Learn is built upon several decades of research supporting the effectiveness and universal reach of the online learning model. Making the most of the ways technology brings us together, the program never strays from the timeless ideals of the classroom, including community building and communication. Our thriving group of trained professionals offer courses covering a wide range of topics which focus on children from birth to age 12.

Welcome to the new Eager-to-Learn platform!

In addition to a new look and feel, we have added features to help you easily communicate with your instructor, submit assignments online, and more.

Take a tour of our new platform to see the exciting benefits of an enhanced online learning experience.


Eager-to-Learn offers a wide variety of courses in formats designed to meet your individual professional development needs.

Our instructor-led courses offer you the chance to learn from experts in the field and engage with other providers. Our self-paced courses offer you the flexibility and convenience of learning at your own pace. If you are pursuing the Child Development Associate (CDA) or Director Credential, we offer online options for you to meet your training requirements.