Feb
26
6:30 PM18:30

GELDS Standards 101: How to Use the GELDS (QR)

Time: 6:30 pm- 8:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 2/25/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost:  Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Quality Care for Children
3706 Atlanta Hwy., Suite #1
Athens, GA 30606

Class Description: ECE-5.1 - Beginning – An Introduction to the Georgia Learning and Development Standards

Comments:   2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Feb
28
6:30 PM18:30

Relax, Relate And Reach: Promoting Postive Staff-Child Interaction

Time: 6:30 pm- 8:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 3/27/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
New Odyssey for Children
2013 Millcrest Drive
Hoschton, GA 30548

Class Description: ECE-1.2, ECE 4.1,-Participants will gain strategies regarding fostering positive staff-child interactions and how to measure their own staff-child interactions using the Environment Rating Scale.

Comments:   2.0 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Mar
2
9:00 AM09:00

Watch Me Grow!

Time: 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 3/02/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Quality Care for Children
3706 Atlanta Hwy., Suite #1
Athens, GA 30606

Class Description: ECE-1.1, ECE-1.2, ECE-2.1, ECE-2.3 – Beginning – Learn about developmental monitoring, the educator’s role in monitoring, how to monitor development, and how to talk with families about their child’s development.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Mar
2
9:30 AM09:30

Supporting Young Children Who Are Culturally and Linguistically Diverse and their Families; It's in Every One of Us (Module 1)

  • Clayton County Library, Headquarter Library (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Time: 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 3/1/19 – noon

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Clayton County Library
865 Battle Creek Rd.
Jonesboro, GA 30236

Class Description: ECE 1.2, ECE 3.2, ADM 2 – Beginning- Supporting Children who are Culturally and Linguistically Diverse and their Families- Module 1 This session focuses on exploring attitudes about diversity and the impact learning about the cultures of our children and families has on the outcomes we are able to achieve for children.

Comments:   2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Mar
2
11:45 AM11:45

Supporting Children Who are Culturally and Linguistically Diverse and Their Families: Supporting Each Young Learner and their Family (Module 2)

  • Clayton County Library, Headquarter Library (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Time: 11:45 am – 1:45 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 3/1/19 – noon

Cost: Free – Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Clayton County Library
865 Battle Creek Rd.
Jonesboro, GA 30236

Class Description: ECE-1.2, ECE-2.1, ECE-5.5, ADM-2 – Beginning-  This session builds an understanding of the diversity of young children in Georgia and the importance of using culturally respectful and responsive practices to support each child and family

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated. 

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Mar
9
9:30 AM09:30

GELDS Standards 101: How to Use the GELDS (QR)

Time: 9:30 am- 11:30 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 3/8/19 – noon

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Mt. Elizabeth Academy
3450 Stilesboro Rd. NW
Kennesaw, GA 30152

Class Description: ECE-5.1 - Beginning – An Introduction to the Georgia Learning and Development Standards

Comments:   2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Mar
9
11:45 AM11:45

GELDS Standards 102: Child Development (QR)

Time: 11:45 am- 1:45 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 3/8/19 – noon

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Mt. Elizabeth Academy
3450 Stilesboro Rd. NW
Kennesaw, GA 30152

Class Description:  – ECE 1.1 - Beginning – Understand that children develop in a sequence of milestones and at different rates and the connections between GELDS and Milestones.

Comments:   2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Mar
11
9:30 AM09:30

2019 Family Child Care Learning Home Licensing Orientation Meeting - FCCLH-LOM

  • Cornelia Goodwill - Large Conference Room 120 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Time: 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 3/8/19 – noon

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Cornelia Goodwill - Large Conference Room 120
308 Habersham Mills Circle
Cornelia, GA 30531

Class Description:  – ADM-3, ADM-6 - Participants will gain strategies on starting a family care learning home business. Training includes information in an overview on the licensing process, required documentation, rules and regulations, marketing, taxes and record keeping, GELDS, Quality Rated, and ADA.

Comments:   6 Hours of State Approved training. 

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Mar
12
6:30 PM18:30

GELDS Standards 103: Developmentally Appropriate Practices (QR)

Time: 6:30 pm- 8:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 3/11/18 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Quality Care for Children
3706 Atlanta Hwy., Suite #1
Athens, GA 30606

Class Description: ECE-1- Beginning – Defines Developmentally Appropriate Practices and understand what it looks like in a classroom.

Comments:   2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Mar
14
to Mar 15

Chefs for Young Children Training - 2 Day Training (must attend both days)

Time: 3/14 9am-4pm, 3/15 9am-1pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 3/05/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: $65, unless you in the QCC CACFP, then the cost is $20

Location:
Mt. Elizabeth Academy
3450 Stilesboro Road
Kennesaw, GA 30152

Comments:This is for programs that want to improve the overall quality of their meals within the guidelines of CACFP. This Training is for the child care cooks and managers. Participant receive 10 hours of state-approved training on nutrition, meal preparation safety and physical activity. There will be onsite meal demonstration. You will receive:

  • You must attend both days to get any credit

  • Free Menu consultation with licensed dietitian

  • Recipes and nutrition guide

  • Ways to make affordable and healthy meals

  • Ideas to stretch your ingredients and food dollars

  • 10-hour on nutrition by Open Hand using Cooking Matters curriculum

  • Creating Postive Mealtime Attitudes

  • Safe Cooking

  • Choosing Healthy Foods

  • Meals that Appeal to Kids

  • Menu Management on Budget

***Note: Training certificates are issud to participants 3 weeks after completion of training . The survey is to help measure any changes your program has made to its nutrition service. An online survey will be emailed three weeks after training. After participants complete survey, the certificates will be emailed to the participant.

*** New participants only! - If you have participated in this training, you are not allowed to register for this again.

***Only 1-2 participants per program

*****Hours on 03/14 are 9am-4pm and hours on 03/15 are 9am-1pm

Register: http://bit.ly/2BHl0GE

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Mar
15
9:30 AM09:30

Quality Rated Orientation

  • Clayton County Library Headquarters (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Time: 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Registration: must preregister
Cost: Free

Location:
Clayton County Library Headquarters
865 Battle Creek Road
Jonesboro, GA 30236

Class Description:  ADM-2 – Beginning – This course provides an overview of  Quality Rated and the Quality Rated Process.

*Please note- participants should allow and extra 1 hour after training to fill out the necessary QR paperwork to be complete

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Mar
15
10:30 AM10:30

Quality Rated Orientation

Time: 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Registration: must preregister
Cost: Free

Location:
Douglas County Library
6810 Selman Drive
Douglasville, GA 30134

Class Description:  ADM-2 – Beginning – This course provides an overview of  Quality Rated and the Quality Rated Process.

*Please note- participants should allow and extra 1 hour after training to fill out the necessary QR paperwork to be complete

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Mar
16
9:00 AM09:00

Infant, Child, and Adult CPR & First Aid

Time: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 3/16/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: $50

Location:
Quality Care for Children
3706 Atlanta Hwy., Suite #1
Athens, GA 30606

Comments: This class is a certified American Heart Association certification class that includes Adult, Child and Infant CPR, First Aid, and AED training. All instructors are AHA certified and you will receive your certification card on the same day at the end of the class.  No one admitted after 9:10 am.

Register: http://bit.ly/2BHl0GE
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Mar
16
9:00 AM09:00

Watch Me Grow!

Time: 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 3/15/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Quality Care for Children
3706 Atlanta Hwy., Suite #1
Athens, GA 30606

Class Description: ECE-1.1, ECE-1.2, ECE-2.1, ECE-2.3 – Beginning – Learn about developmental monitoring, the educator’s role in monitoring, how to monitor development, and how to talk with families about their child’s development.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

Register: http://bit.ly/2CZhhBY

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Mar
19
8:30 AM08:30

Farm to Early Care and Education: Healthier Menu Planning

Time: 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 3/18/19 – noon
Seating Available: 25

Cost:  Free - Please be considerate and cancel if unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Quality Care for Children
2751 Buford Hwy. NE, Suite 150
Atlanta, GA 30324

Class Description: This training will focus on providing ECE sites with knowledge, skills, and resources for developing healthier menus that incorporate more locally grown fruits and vegetables based on the CACFP meal patterns and best practices.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Mar
19
11:00 AM11:00

The Superpowers of Fruits and Vegetables

Time: 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 3/18/19 – noon
Seating Available: 25

Cost:  Free - Please be considerate and cancel if unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Quality Care for Children
2751 Buford Hwy. NE, Suite 150
Atlanta, GA 30324

Class Description: This training offers ideas for promoting healthy eating, especially consuming more fruits and vegetables in the early childhood environment. Participants will learn why fruits and vegetables are important, how to encourage young eaters, strategies for working with families, and hands-on curriculum enrichment activities to increase healthy eating habits.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Mar
20
8:30 AM08:30

Let's Dig In! An Introduction to Farm to Early Care and Education (FTECE)

Time: 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 3/19/19 – noon
Seating Available: 25

Cost:  Free - Please be considerate and cancel if unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Quality Care for Children
2751 Buford Hwy. NE, Suite 150
Atlanta, GA 30324

Class Description: This training discusses FTECE and the many benefits. Participants will learn how to improve child nutrition by serving locally grown foods.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Mar
20
9:30 AM09:30

What You Need to Know About QR: Part Three Standards 4 and 5

Time: 9:30 am- 11:30 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 3/19/19 – noon
Seating Available: 18

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Douglas County Library
6810 Selman Drive
Douglasville, GA 30134

Class Description: This training examines how to help you make the most of Standard 3 in the Quality Rated Portfolio.  ADM-1 ADM-2

Comments:   2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Mar
20
11:00 AM11:00

Successful Farm to Early Care and Education Cooking and Taste Tests

Time: 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 3/19/19 – noon
Seating Available: 25

Cost:  Free - Please be considerate and cancel if unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Quality Care for Children
2751 Buford Hwy. NE, Suite 150
Atlanta, GA 30324

Class Description: Little hands love making delicious creations. In cooking, children will more likely try new fruits and vegetables, gain confidence and independence, practice new skills, and learn healthy eating habits. In this workshop participants will learn tips and best practices for cooking and offering taste tests in the ECE setting. We will cook, do a taste test activity, share ideas, and strategize how to connect recipes and tastings to teaching young children.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Mar
23
9:00 AM09:00

Infant, Child, and Adult CPR & First Aid

Time: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 3/22/19 – noon
Seating Available: 35

Cost: $50

Location:
Clayton State University
2000 Clayton State Blvd.
Morrow, GA 30260

Comments: This class is a certified American Heart Association certification class that includes Adult, Child and Infant CPR, First Aid, and AED training. All instructors are AHA certified and you will receive your certification card on the same day at the end of the class.  No one admitted after 9:10 am.

Register: http://bit.ly/2BHl0GE
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Mar
23
9:30 AM09:30

Language Development, Culture, and Communication: A PITC Philosphy

  • Clayton County Headquarter Library (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Time: 9:30 am- 11:30 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 3/22/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Clayton County Library Headquarters
865 Battle Creek Road
Jonesboro, GA 30236

Class Description: ECE-3-:Reflect on previous language experiences, practice responsive communication, brainstorm songs, rhymes, and finger plays and brainstorm one strategy to promote language development.

Comments:   2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Mar
23
10:30 AM10:30

GELDS Standards 103: Developmentally Appropriate Practices (QR)

Time: 10:30 am- 12:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 3/22/18 – noon

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Douglas County Library
6810 Selman Dr.
Douglasville, GA 30134

Class Description: ECE-1- Beginning – Defines Developmentally Appropriate Practices and understand what it looks like in a classroom.

Comments:   2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Mar
23
11:45 AM11:45

Read It Again! Effective Read Alouds in a Preschool Classroom

  • Clayton County Headquarter Library (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Time: 11:45 am- 1:45 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 3/22/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Clayton County Library Headquarters
865 Battle Creek Road
Jonesboro, GA 30236

Class Description: ECE-3-Find read alouds intimidating or tiresome? This beginning workshop will assist planning and implementing themed books which captivate the instant you read the title.

Comments:   2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Mar
30
9:00 AM09:00

GELDS Standards 104: Planning Lessons Using the GELDS Indicators (QR)

Time: 9:00 am- 1:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 3/29/19 – noon

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Quality Care for Children
3706 Atlanta Hwy., Suite #1
Athens, GA 30606

Class Description: ECE-1, ECE-6 – Intermediate – Understand and practice meaningful activities based on the interest and needs of the children and connect activities to the GELDS Indicators.

Comments:    4  Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Mar
30
9:30 AM09:30

G is for Germ: Infectious Disease Control

  • Clayton County Library Headquarter (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Time: 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 3/30/19 – noon
Seating Available: 40

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Clayton County Library, Headquarter Library
865 Battle Creek Road
Jonesboro, GA 30236

Class Description: ECE-2 – Beginning – Learn your responsibilities for infectious disease control in your program and appropriate hand washing and diapering techniques.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Health & Safety

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Mar
30
11:45 AM11:45

Injury Prevention

  • Clayton County Library Headquarters (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Time: 11:45 am- 1:45 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 3/29/19 – noon
Seating Available: 40

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Clayton County Library, Headquarter Library
865 Battle Creek Road
Jonesboro, GA 30236

Class Description: ECE-2. Learn about injury prevention including safety hazard, Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, safe supervision, toy safety, poison control and writing emergency plans.

Comments:   2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Health & Safety

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Mar
30
12:15 PM12:15

L.E.A.D.E.R.S: Creating a Foundation Leadership

Time: 12:15 am- 2:15 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 3/29/19 – noon
Seating Available: 20

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main Street
Woodstock, GA 30188

Class Description: ADM-9-Participants will begin by developing a Code of Conduct/Community Agreement to be arrived at through A Ground Rules Protocol. Text Rendering Experience. Protocol will also be used to examine an article on Leadership.

Comments:   2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Apr
29
9:30 AM09:30

2019 Family Child Care Learning Home Licensing Orientation Meeting - FCCLH-LOM

  • Augusta University - Summerville Campus-Washington Hall-Tower Room (4th floor) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Time: 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 4/26/19 – noon

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Augusta University
Summerville Campus-Washington Hall-Tower Room (4th floor)
2500 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904

Class Description:  – ADM-3, ADM-6 - Participants will gain strategies on starting a family care learning home business. Training includes information in an overview on the licensing process, required documentation, rules and regulations, marketing, taxes and record keeping, GELDS, Quality Rated, and ADA.

Comments:   6 Hours of State Approved training. 

Register: http://bit.ly/2C7rUl4

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May
6
9:30 AM09:30

2019 Family Child Care Learning Home Licensing Orientation Meeting - FCCLH-LOM

Time: 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 5/3/19 – noon

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
North Highland Church - Weber Hall
7300 Whittlesey Blvd.
Columbus, GA 31909

Class Description:  – ADM-3, ADM-6 - Participants will gain strategies on starting a family care learning home business. Training includes information in an overview on the licensing process, required documentation, rules and regulations, marketing, taxes and record keeping, GELDS, Quality Rated, and ADA.

Comments:   6 Hours of State Approved training. 

Register: http://bit.ly/2C7rUlM

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Jun
3
9:30 AM09:30

2019 Family Child Care Learning Home Licensing Orientation Meeting - FCCLH-LOM

  • Savannah Technical College - STC Eckburg Auditorium (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Time: 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 5/31/19 – noon

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Savannah Technical College
5717 White Bluff Rd.
Savannah, GA 31405

Class Description:  – ADM-3, ADM-6 - Participants will gain strategies on starting a family care learning home business. Training includes information in an overview on the licensing process, required documentation, rules and regulations, marketing, taxes and record keeping, GELDS, Quality Rated, and ADA.

Comments:   6 Hours of State Approved training. 

Register: http://bit.ly/2C7rUlM

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Feb
23
9:30 AM09:30

PLC Super Saturday Event

  • Clayton County Library Headquarters (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Time: 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 02/22/19 – noon
Seating Available: 75

Cost:  Free

Location:
Clayton County Library Headquarters
865 Battle Creek Road
Jonesboro, GA 30236

Class Description:   This is a full day Super Saturday event and you must attend all day to receive the full credit of 6 hours.

  • Track 1: ECE Teachers - Ouch! Charlie Bit Me! Building Developmentally Appropriate Methods for Social-Emotional Competence in Young Children; and Building Brains with Blocks-An Individualized Teaching and Learning Approach

  • Track 2: Family Child Care - Professionalism in the ECE Program-It All Begins with You; and Let’s Get Involved with Toddlers

  • Track 3: Administrative - Teaching Tolerance and Implicit Bias Education; and Strengthening Families Through Social Connections

  • Track 4: School Age - Sharing Spaces in After School Programs; and Relax, Relate, and Reach-Promoting Positive Staff/Child Interactions

Comments: 6 Hours of State Approved training. **A week before the event you will have the opportunity via email to register for the learning track you wish to attend*

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Feb
23
9:00 AM09:00

Fire Safety 5 hour & 2 hour Refresher

Time: 9:00 am – 2:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 02/22/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: $35

Location:
Quality Care for Children
3706 Atlanta Hwy., Suite #1
Athens, GA 30606

Comments: The Fire Safety and the Refresher classes are conducted simultaneously.  Those taking Fire Safety MUST remain for the full 5 hours, those taking only the Refresher, remain for only 2 hours.

Register: http://bit.ly/2z4QMv0
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Feb
21
5:30 PM17:30

Watch Me Grow!

Time: 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 2/20/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Hart County Library
150 Benson Street
Hartwell, GA 30643

Class Description: ECE-1.1, ECE-1.2, ECE-2.1, ECE-2.3 – Beginning – Learn about developmental monitoring, the educator’s role in monitoring, how to monitor development, and how to talk with families about their child’s development.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

Register: http://bit.ly/2CZhhBY

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Feb
19
12:30 PM12:30

Standard 4: Intentional Teaching Practices (Quality Rated Portfolio Assistance)

Time: 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 2/18/19 - noon

Cost: Free – Please be considerate and cancel if unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Quality Care for Children
913 N. Tennessee St., Suite 202
Cartersville, GA 30120

Class Description: ADM 1, ADM 2 – Beginner- This training examines how to help you make the most out of standard four in the Quality Rated Portfolio.

Comments:     2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated. 

Register: http://bit.ly/2C8OSJp

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Feb
19
9:30 AM09:30

Standard 3: It Is All About the Family (Quality Rated Portfolio Assistance)

Time: 9:30 am- 11:30 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 2/18/19 – noon
Seating Available: 20

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Quality Care for Children
913 N. Tennessee St Suite 202
Cartersville, GA 30120

Class Description: ADM-3-This training examines how to help you make the most out of Standard 3 in the Quality Rated Portfolio.

Comments:   2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Feb
16
11:30 AM11:30

What You Need To Know About QR Portfolio Part 2: Intro and Standard 2 and 3

Time: 11:30 am- 2:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 2/15/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Fayette County Library
1821 Heritage Parkway
Fayetteville, GA 30214

Class Description: This training examines how to help you make the most out of Standard 2 in the Quality Rated Portfolio.

Comments:   2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Feb
16
9:30 AM09:30

What You Need to Know About QR Portfolio Part 1 Standard One

Time: 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 02/15/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost:  Free - Please be considerate and cancel if unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Fayette County Library
1821 Hertiage Pkwy
Fayetteville, GA 30214

Class Description: Beginning – ECE-6, ADM -1, ADM-2 This  Training examines how to help you make the most out of Standard 1 in the Quality Rated Portfolio.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Feb
13
6:00 PM18:00

GELDS Standards 101: How to Use the GELDS (QR)

Time: 6:00 pm- 8:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 2/12/19 – noon

Cost: Free - please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Hampton Park Library
5345 Settingdown Road
Cumming, GA 30041

Class Description: ECE-5.1 - Beginning – An Introduction to the Georgia Learning and Development Standards

Comments:   2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Feb
9
1:30 PM13:30

Math Talk: Centers, Circle Time and Routines

Time: 1:30 pm- 2:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 2/08/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free

Location:
Cedartown Library
245 East Avenue
Cedartown, GA 30125

Class Description: ECE 4.2 :This training provides an overview of ways to utilize math concepts and words in daily events to promote learning.

Comments:   1 Hour of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Feb
9
1:00 PM13:00

Active Play-Best Practices to Support Quality Rated

Time: 1:00 pm- 2:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 2/08/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free

Location:
Mt. Elizabeth Academy
3450 Stilesboro Road NW
Kennesaw, GA 30152

Class Description: ECE-3-This training explores best practices for Active Play in early care and learning environments by highlighting different types of gross motor play across development.

Comments:   1 Hour of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Feb
9
11:45 AM11:45

Incorporating Themes/Topics of Interest Using Music: Best Practices to Support Quality Rated

Time: 11:45 am- 12:45 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 2/07/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free

Location:
Mt. Elizabeth Academy
3450 Stilesboro Road NW
Kennesaw, GA 30152

Class Description: ECE-3- This training explores best practices for incorporating themes/topics of interests using a preferred song through the lens of the Environment Rating Scales.

Comments:   1 Hour of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Feb
9
11:15 AM11:15

What You Need To Know About QR Portofolio Part 2: Intro and Standard 2 and 3

Time: 11:15 am- 1:15 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 2/08/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free

Location:
Quality Care for Children
2751 Buford Hwy Room 150 A
Atlanta, GA 30324

Class Description: This training examines how to help you make the most out of Standard 2 in the Quality Rated Portfolio.

Comments:   2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Feb
9
11:15 AM11:15

Art 102- Best Practices to Support Quality Rated

Time: 11:15 am- 1:15 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 2/08/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free

Location:
Cedartown Library
245 East Avenue
Cedartown, GA 30125

Class Description: ECE-4.3, ECE 5.6- Art 102 explores best practices in Art in early care and learning environments through the lens of the Environment Rating Scales. 

Comments:   2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Feb
9
10:00 AM10:00

Language 101: Talking With Infants and Toddlers

Time: 10:00 am- 11:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 2/08/19 – noon
Seating Available: 40

Cost: Free

Location:
Cedartown Library
245 East Avenue
Cedartown, GA 30125

Class Description: ECE 4.2:This training provides specific strategies to promote positive language and engagement with infants and toddlers.

Comments:   1 Hour of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Feb
9
9:30 AM09:30

Art 102- Best Practices to Support Quality Rated

Time: 9:30 am- 11:30 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 2/08/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free

Location:
Mt. Elizabeth Academy
3450 Stilesboro Road NW
Kennesaw, GA 30152

Class Description: ECE-3- Art 102 explores best practices in Art in early care and learning enviroments through the lens of the Environment Rating Scales. 

Comments:   2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Feb
9
9:00 AM09:00

Infant, Child, and Adult CPR & First Aid

Time: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 2/8/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: $50

Location:
Quality Care for Children
913 N. Tennessee St., Suite 202
Cartersville, GA 30120

Comments: This class is a certified American Heart Association certification class that includes Adult, Child and Infant CPR, First Aid, and AED training. All instructors are AHA certified and you will receive your certification card on the same day at the end of the class.  No one admitted after 9:10 am.

Register: http://bit.ly/2BHl0GE
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Feb
9
8:30 AM08:30

PLC Super Saturday Event

Time: 8:30 am – 4:15 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/08/19 – noon
Seating Available: 40

Cost:  $5

Location:
LifePoint Church Gainsville
1537 Pine Valley Road
Gainesville, GA 30501

Class Description:   This is a full day Super Saturday event and you must attend all day to receive the full credit of 6 hours. Several diffrent tracks with various classes will be offered. You will choose your track upon arriving at the event.

Comments: 6 Hours of State Approved training.

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Feb
8
10:30 AM10:30

Quality Rated Orientation

Time: 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Registration: must preregister
Cost: Free

Location:
Douglas County Library
6810 Selman Drive
Douglasville, GA 30134

Class Description:  ADM-2 – Beginning – This course provides an overview of  Quality Rated and the Quality Rated Process.

*Please note- participants should allow and extra 1 hour after training to fill out the necessary QR paperwork to be complete

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Feb
7
6:30 PM18:30

QR - Supporting Children Who are Culturally and Linguistically Diverse and Their Families: Supporting Each Young Learner and their Family (Module 2)

Time: 06:30 pm – 08:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 2/6/19 – noon

Cost: Free – only open to programs in the Quality Rated process

Location:
Alpha Preparatory Academy II
350 W. Peachtree St.
Norcross, GA 30071

Class Description: ECE-1.2, ECE-2.1, ECE-5.5, ADM-2 – Beginning-  This session builds an understanding of the diversity of young children in Georgia and the importance of using culturally respectful and responsive practices to support each child and family

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated. This class if only for those that are in the Quality Rated process

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Feb
6
6:00 PM18:00

GELDS Standards 101: How to Use the GELDS (QR)

Time: 6:00 pm- 8:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 2/12/19 – noon

Cost: Free

Location:
Hampton Park Library
5345 Settingdown Road
Cumming, GA 30041

Class Description: ECE-5.1 - Beginning – An Introduction to the Georgia Learning and Development Standards

Comments:   2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Feb
4
9:30 AM09:30

2019 Family Child Care Learning Home Licensing Orientation Meeting - FCCLH-LOM

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Time: 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 2/1/19 – noon

Cost: Free

Location:
Clayton State University - East Auditorium
5823 Trammell Rd.
Morrow, GA 30260

Class Description:  – ADM-3, ADM-6 - Participants will gain strategies on starting a family care learning home business. Training includes information in an overview on the licensing process, required documentation, rules and regulations, marketing, taxes and record keeping, GELDS, Quality Rated, and ADA.

Comments:   6 Hours of State Approved training. 

Register: http://bit.ly/2C7rUlM

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Feb
2
12:00 PM12:00

Standard 4: Intentional Teaching Practices (Quality Rated Portfolio Assistance)

Time: 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 2/1/19 - noon
Seating Availability: 15

Cost: Free – only open to programs in the Quality Rated process

Location:
Pickens County Library
100 Library Lane
Jasper, GA 30143

Class Description: ADM 1, ADM 2 – Beginner- This training examines how to help you make the most out of standard four in the Quality Rated Portfolio.

Comments:     2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated. This class is only for those that are in the Quality Rated process. This training is only available to staff who are working on the Quality Rated Portfolio; typically staff might hold roles like Director, Assistant Director, Curriculum Specialist, or Family Childcare Provider working on their QR portfolio.

Register: http://bit.ly/2C8OSJp

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Feb
2
9:00 AM09:00

Math Made Easy: Math Conversations in Daily Events - In-Depth

Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 2/1/19- noon
Seating Availability:  30

Cost: Free 

Location:
Resurrection Preschool
1755 Duncan Bridge Road
Sautee Nacoochee, GA 30571

Class Description: ECE 4-2, ECE 4-3.– This training is an in-depth exploration of research based techniques that help teachers to utilize math concepts and words in daily events to promote learning.

Comments:    3 Hours of State Approved training. 

Register: http://bit.ly/2BGVmC7

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Feb
2
9:00 AM09:00

Infant, Child, and Adult CPR & First Aid

Time: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 2/1/19 – noon
Seating Available: 40

Cost: $50

Location:
Quality Care for Children
2751 Buford Hwy NE, Suite 150
Atlanta, GA 30324

Comments: This class is a certified American Heart Association certification class that includes Adult, Child and Infant CPR, First Aid, and AED training. All instructors are AHA certified and you will receive your certification card on the same day at the end of the class.  No one admitted after 9:10 am.

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Feb
2
9:00 AM09:00

Chefs for Young Children Training

Time: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 2/1/19 – noon
Seating Available: 40

Cost: $50

Location:
Quality Care for Children
2751 Buford Hwy NE, Suite 150
Atlanta, GA 30324

Comments: This class is a certified American Heart Association certification class that includes Adult, Child and Infant CPR, First Aid, and AED training. All instructors are AHA certified and you will receive your certification card on the same day at the end of the class.  No one admitted after 9:10 am.

Register: http://bit.ly/2BHl0GE
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Jan
29
6:30 PM18:30

GELDS Standards 101: How to Use the GELDS (QR)

Time: 6:30 pm- 8:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/28/19 – noon

Cost: Free

Location:
Quality Care for Children
3706 Atlanta Hwy., Suite #1
Athens, GA 30606

Class Description: ECE-5.1 - Beginning – An Introduction to the Georgia Learning and Development Standards

Comments:   2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

Register: http://bit.ly/2C7rUlM

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Jan
26
2:30 PM14:30

Active Play: Best Practices to Support Quality Rated

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Time: 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/25/19 – noon
Seating Available: 40

Cost: Free **Free Training Policy: Only 10 people allowed per program. If you are unable to attend, please have the courtesy to cancel at least 24 hours in advance. If you do not show up, you are taking a space for someone else to attend (unless you have an approved Quality Rated application, then there is no limit)

Location:
Rollins Child Development Center
676 Henderson Rd.
Cartersville, GA 30120

Class Description: ECE 5.2 - This training explores best practices for active play in early care and learning environments by highlighting different types of gross motor play across development.

Comments: 1 Hour of State Approved training.

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Jan
26
1:30 PM13:30

Block Basics: A Strong Foundation for Quality Block Play

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Time: 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/25/19 – noon
Seating Available: 40

Cost: Free **Free Training Policy: Only 10 people allowed per program. If you are unable to attend, please have the courtesy to cancel at least 24 hours in advance. If you do not show up, you are taking a space for someone else to attend (unless you have an approved Quality Rated application, then there is no limit)

Location:
Rollins Child Development Center
676 Henderson Rd.
Cartersville, GA 30120

Class Description: ECE 1.2 - This introductory block training provides a general overview of the foundations of block play that highlights child development, the stages of block play, and the connection to the block item for the Environment Rating Scale.

Comments: 1 Hour of State Approved training.

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Jan
26
1:15 PM13:15

Science Beyond Center Limits: Best Practices to Support Quality Rated

Time: 1:15 pm – 2:15 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/25/19- noon
Seating Availability:  40

Cost: Free 

Location:
South Cobb Library
805 Clay Rd.
Mableton, GA 30129

Class Description: ECE 3..– This training explores best practices for providing developmentally appropriate science experiences that explore science outside of the science center, to include; circle time, in-depth science investigations, and small group science experiments.

Comments:    1 Hour of State Approved training. 

Register: http://bit.ly/2BGVmC7
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Jan
26
1:00 PM13:00

Standard 2: Health and Nutrition Tidbits (Quality Rated Portfolio Assistance)

Time: 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/25/19- noon
Seating Availability:  15

Cost: Free – only open to programs in the Quality Rated process

Location:  
Rose Creek Public Library
4476 Towne Lake Pkwy.
Woodstock, GA 30189

Class Description: ADM-7 – Beginner: This training examines how to help you make the most out of Standard 2 in the Quality Rated Portfolio.

Comments:     2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated. This class is only for those that are in the Quality Rated process. This training is only available to staff who are working on the Quality Rated Portfolio; typically staff might hold roles like Director, Assistant Director, Curriculum Specialist, or Family Childcare Provider working on their QR portfolio.

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