The Wisconsin Department of Children and Families is responsible for licensing day cares and day care staff. Please see https://dcf.wisconsin.gov/cclicensing for more information. The one exception is for 4K teachers who are teaching at a community-based 4K program in partnership with a public school district. These teachers must hold an Early Childhood or PK teacher license.
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Educators with an invalidated Life or Lifetime license have until December 31st to revalidate their license. Upon approval of the $45 Request Background Check - Lifetime Licensee  application, the Lifetime license will be revalidated just as if the educator completed the application before June 30th. Educators will have until December 31st to complete this application for their license to be revalidated.
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