Dec
18
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: 12/17/18- noon
 

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

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

Class Description: ADM-3 – Beginning: It is All about the Family- 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. 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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Dec
18
10:00 AM10:00

What You Need to Know About Quality Rated Portfolio - Standard 4, 5, and Submit!

Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/17/18- noon
Seating Availability:  30

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

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

Class Description: ECE-6, SAC-6, ADM-2 – This training examines how to help you make the most out of Standard 4 & 5 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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Dec
18
12:30 PM12:30

Quality Rated Portfolio - Standard 4, 5, and Submit!

Time: 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/17/18- noon
 

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

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

Class Description: ECE-6, SAC-6, ADM-2 This training examines how to help you make the most out of Standard 4 & 5 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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Dec
18
6:30 PM18:30

Supporting Children Who are Culturally and Linguistically Diverse and Their Family’s Culture: From All to Each and Every (Module 2)

Time: 06:30 pm – 08:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/17/18 – noon

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

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

Class Description: ECE-6, 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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Jan
5
9:00 AM09:00

Infant, Child, and Adult CPR & First Aid

Time: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/4/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: $50

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

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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Jan
5
9:30 AM09:30

What You Need to Know About QR Portfolio Part 1: Introduction to Standard 1

Time: 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/4/19 - noon
Seating Available:  30

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

Location:
Fayette County Library
1821 Heritage Park Way
Fayetteville, GA 30214

Class Description: ADM-4 – Beginning: Let’s Talk About Staff! – 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. 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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Jan
5
10:00 AM10:00

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

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/4/19 – noon

Cost: Free

Location:
Cedartown Library
245 East Ave.
Cedartown, GA 30125

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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Jan
5
11:45 AM11:45

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

Time: 10:00 am- 12:00pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/4/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost:  Free : This class is only opened to programs in the Quality Rated process.

Location:
Fayette County Library
1821 Heritage Park Way
Fayetteville, GA 30214

Class Description: Beginning – ECE-6,ADM-1, ADM-2 This Training examines how to help you make the most out of Standards 2 & 3 in the Quality Rated Portfolio.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Jan
5
12:15 PM12:15

GELDS Standards 102: Child Development (QR)

Time: 12:15 pm- 2:15 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/4/19 – noon

Cost: Free

Location:
Cedartown Library
245 East Ave.
Cedartown, GA 30125

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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Jan
5
2:00 PM14:00

What You Need to Know About Quality Rated Portfolio - Standard 4, 5, and Submit!

Time: 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/4/19- noon
Seating Availability:  30

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

Location:
Fayette County Library
1821 Heritage Park Way
Fayetteville, GA 30214

Class Description: ECE-6, SAC-6, ADM-2 – This training examines how to help you make the most out of Standard 4 & 5 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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Jan
8
6:30 PM18:30

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

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/7/19 – noon

Cost: Free

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

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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Jan
12
9:00 AM09:00

Relax, Relate, and Reach: Promoting Positive Staff-Child Interaction

Time: 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/11/19- noon
Seating Availability:  30

Cost: $15.00

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

Class Description: ECE 1.2, ECE 4.1, ECE 4.2, ADM-9 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 Hours of State Approved training. 

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Jan
12
9:00 AM09:00

G is for Germ: Infectious Disease Control

Time: 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/11/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

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:
New Odyssey for Children
2013 Millcrest Dr.
Hoschton, GA 30548

Class Description: ECE-1.4 – Beginning – Learn your responsibilities for infectious disease control in your program and appropriate handwashing and diapering techniques.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Jan
12
9:00 AM09:00

Watch Me!

Time: 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/11/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

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:
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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Jan
12
9:00 AM09:00

Watch Me!

Time: 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/11/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

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:
Norcross Human Services Center
5030 Georgia Belle Ct.
Norcross, GA 30093

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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Jan
12
11:15 AM11:15

Injury Prevention

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

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:
New Odyssey for Children
2013 Millcrest Dr.
Hoschton, Ga 30548

Class Description: ECE-1.3, ECE 1.4 – Beginning – Learn about injury prevention including safety hazards, Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, safe supervision, toy safety, poison control and writing emergency plans.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Jan
12
11:30 AM11:30

Developmentally Appropriate Behavior Management

Time: 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/11/19- noon
Seating Availability:  30

Cost: $15.00

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

Class Description: ECE 1.3 - This interactive workshop provides a step-by step approach to teaching observation and behavior management strategies in a developmentally appropriate classroom environment.

Comments:     2 Hours of State Approved training. 

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Jan
12
1:45 PM13:45

Introduction to Child Abuse

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

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:
New Odyssey for Children
2013 Millcrest Dr.
Hoschton, Ga 30548

Class Description: ECE 1.4 – Beginning – This interactive workshop provides participants instruction on recognizing potential child abuse warning signs, understanding common reasons why abusers abuse children, and reporting suspected abuse.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Jan
12
2:00 PM14:00

Positive Preschool Relationships - 861

Time: 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/11/19- noon
Seating Availability:  30

Cost: $15.00

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

Class Description: ECE 1.3 - Making positive relationships in preschool help a child succeed in many ways. This training will help you learn ways to develop relationships with children and their families.

Comments:    2 Hours of State Approved training. 

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Jan
15
9:30 AM09:30

Standard 1: Let’s Talk About Staff! (Quality Rated Portfolio Assistance)

Time: 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/14/19 - noon
Seating Available:  20

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

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

Class Description: ADM-4 – Beginning: Let’s Talk About Staff! – 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. 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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Jan
15
12:30 PM12:30

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

Time: 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/14/19- noon
Seating Availability:  20

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

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

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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Jan
19
9:00 AM09:00

Infant, Child, and Adult CPR & First Aid

Time: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/18/19 – 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.

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Jan
24
6:30 PM18:30

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

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Time: 6:30 pm- 8:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/24/19 – noon

Cost: Free

Location:
The Academy Child Development Center
4187 Continental Dr.
Oakwood, GA 30655

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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Jan
26
1:15 AM01:15

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. 

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Jan
26
9:00 AM09:00

Art 102 Best Practices to Support Quality Rated

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Time: 9:00 am – 11:00 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 4.3, ECE 5.6. This training 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.

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Jan
26
9:00 AM09:00

Quality Rated Orientation

Time: 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Registration: must preregister
Cost: Free

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

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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Jan
26
10:00 AM10:00

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

Time: 10:00 am – 1:00 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 1-3. 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. 

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Jan
26
10:30 AM10:30

Watch Me!

Time: 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/25/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

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:
Hart County Library
150 Benson St.
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.

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Jan
26
11:00 AM11:00

Standard 1: Let’s Talk About Staff! (Quality Rated Portfolio Assistance)

Time: 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/25/19 - noon
Seating Available:  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-4 – Beginning: Let’s Talk About Staff! – 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. 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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Jan
26
11:15 AM11:15

Quality Rated: Introduction to the Environmental Rating Scales (ERS)

Time: 11:15 am – 1:15 pm
Registration: must preregister
Cost: Free

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

Class Description:  ADM-2 – Beginning  – An introduction/overview of the Environment Rating Scales (ERS) used by DECAL to assess programs participating in Quality Rated.

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Jan
26
11:30 AM11:30

Observation of Children

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Time: 9:00 am – 11:00 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 3.1. A course designed to teach staff to observe children, document what they observe, organize their observations, and use their observation to make learning meaningful for children.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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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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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
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
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.

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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
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.

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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
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.

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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 – only open to programs in the Quality Rated process

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. 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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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

Cost: Free

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
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.

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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.

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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

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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Dec
15
12:30 PM12:30

Math Made Easy: Math Conversations in Daily Events - 861

Time: 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/14/18- noon
Seating Availability:  30

Cost: Free 

Location:
Rome Library
205 Riverside Parkway
Rome, GA 30161

Class Description: ECE 1-3. 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. 

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Dec
15
10:00 AM10:00

Art 102 Best Practices to Support Quality Rated

Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/14/18 – noon
Seating Available: 30

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:
Rome Library
205 Riverside Parkway
Rome, GA 30161

Class Description: ECE4-3, ECE 5-6. This training 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.

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Dec
14
12:30 PM12:30

Quality Rated Orientation

Time: 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Registration: must preregister
Cost: Free

Location:
Douglas County Library
6810 Selman Dr.
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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Dec
14
11:00 AM11:00

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

Time: 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/13/18 - noon

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

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

Class Description: ECE-1, ECE-3, ECE 4, ECE 6, ADM- 2 – Beginning: Intentional Teaching Practices- 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.

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Dec
13
6:30 PM18:30

GELDS Standards 102: Child Development (QR)

Time: 6:30 pm- 8:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/12/18 – noon

Cost: Free

Location:
Carousel Kids
885 New Hope Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30046

Class Description: ECE-1, ECE-4 – 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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Dec
11
6:30 PM18:30

Introduction to Child Abuse and Neglect

Time: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/10/18 – noon
Seating Available: 30

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

Class Description: ECE-2 – Beginning – The interactive  workshop provides participants instruction on recognizing potential child abuse warning signs, understanding common reasons why abusers abuse children, and reporting suspected abuse.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

Register: http://bit.ly/2kpN2f8
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Dec
11
10:00 AM10:00

What You Need to Know About QR Portfolio Part 2 Standard 2 and 3

Time: 10:00 am- 12:00pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/10/18 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost:  Free : This class is only opened to programs in the Quality Rated process.

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

Class Description: Beginning – ECE-6,ADM-1, ADM-2 This Training examines how to help you make the most out of Standards 2 & 3 in the Quality Rated Portfolio.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Dec
8
2:00 PM14:00

GELDS Standards 103: Developmentally Appropriate Practices (QR)

  • Clayton County Library System - Forest Park Library (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Time: 2:00 pm- 4:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/7/18 – noon

Cost: Free

Location:
Clayton County Library System - Forest Park Library
4812 West Street
Forest Park, GA 30297

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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Dec
8
12:45 PM12:45

Getting Ready for School: Preparing Your Classroom Schedule, Routines, and Transitions -361

Time: 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/7/18- noon
Seating Availability:  30

Cost: Free 

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

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. 

Register: http://bit.ly/2BGVmC7
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Dec
8
11:45 AM11:45

GELDS Standards 102: Child Development (QR)

  • Clayton County Library System - Forest Park Library (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Time: 11:45 am- 1:45 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/7/18 – noon

Cost: Free

Location:
Clayton County Library System - Forest Park Library
4812 West Street
Forest Park, GA 30297

Class Description: ECE-1, ECE-4 – 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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Dec
8
10:30 AM10:30

Ouch! Charlie Bit Me! Building Developmentally Appropriate Methods for Social Emotional Competence in Young Children

Time: 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/7/18- noon
Seating Availability:  30

Cost: Free 

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

Class Description: ECE 4-1, ECE5-3– Explore how early childhood educators can develop children’s positive social and emotional skills throughout a lifetime.

Comments:     2 Hours of State Approved training. 

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Dec
8
10:00 AM10:00

Get Ready to Read - 861

Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/7/18- noon
Seating Availability:  30

Cost: Free 

Location:
Cedartown Library
245 East Ave
Cedartown, GA 30125

Class Description: ECE 3-2. – Ensure that the four year olds in your care for are ready to read with this short, easy screening tool.

Comments:    2 Hours of State Approved training. 

Register: http://bit.ly/2BGVmC7
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Dec
8
9:30 AM09:30

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

  • Clayton County Library System - Forest Park Library (map)
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Time: 9:30 am- 11:30 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/7/18 – noon

Cost: Free

Location:
Clayton County Library System - Forest Park Library
4812 West Street
Forest Park, GA 30297

Class Description: ECE-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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Dec
8
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: 12/7/18 – noon

Cost: Free

Location:
SISU
2360 Murphy
Gainesville, GA 30504

Class Description: ECE-1 – 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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Dec
8
9:00 AM09:00

Infant, Child, and Adult CPR & First Aid

Time: 9:00 am – 2:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/7/18 – noon
Seating Available: 25

Cost: $50

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

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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Dec
5
11:45 AM11:45

Quality Rated: Introduction to the Environmental Rating Scales (ERS)

  • Clayton County Library System-Riverdale Branch (map)
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Time: 11:45 am – 1:45 pm
Registration: must preregister
Cost: Free

Location:
Clayton County Library System- Riverdale Branch
420 Valley Hill Road SW
Riverdale, GA 30274

Class Description:  ADM-2 – Beginning  – An introduction/overview of the Environment Rating Scales (ERS) used by DECAL to assess programs participating in Quality Rated.

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Dec
5
9:30 AM09:30

Quality Rated Orientation

  • Clayton County Library System-Riverdale Branch (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

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

Location:
Clayton County Library System-Riverdale Branch
420 Valley Hill Road SW
Riverdale, GA 30274

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

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Dec
4
6:30 PM18:30

GELDS Standards 103: Developmentally Appropriate Practices (QR)

Time: 6:30 pm- 8:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/3/18 – noon

Cost: Free

Location:
The Learning Tree Academy
1661 Fernside Drive
Toccoa, GA 30577

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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Dec
4
10:00 AM10:00

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

Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/3 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost:  Free : This class is only opened to programs in the Quality Rated process.

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

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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Dec
1
1:15 PM13:15

GELDS Standards 103: Developmentally Appropriate Practices (QR)

Time: 1:15 pm- 3:15 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/30/18 – noon

Cost: Free

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

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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Dec
1
11:15 AM11:15

Supporting Children Who are Culturally and Linguistically Diverse and Their Family’s Culture: From All to Each and Every (Module 2)

Time: 11:15 am – 1:15 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/30/18 – noon

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

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

Class Description: ECE-6, 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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Dec
1
11:00 AM11:00

GELDS Standards 102: Child Development (QR)

Time: 11:00 am- 1:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/30/18 – noon

Cost: Free

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

Class Description: ECE-1, ECE-4 – 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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Dec
1
9:30 AM09:30

SACERS In-Depth

  • Clayton County Library System - Riverdale Branch (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Time: 9:30 am- 1:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/30/18 – noon

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

Location:
Clayton county Library System - Riverdale Branch
420 Valley Hill Road SW
Riverdale, GA 30274

Class Description: SAC- 2, SAC- 6, ADM- 5– Beginning – An in-depth exploration of the School Age Care Environment Rating Scale-Revised.

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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Dec
1
9:00 AM09:00

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

Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/30/18 – noon

Cost: Free

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

Class Description: ECE-6, ECE-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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Nov
29
11:00 AM11:00

Quality Rated and CAPS Q&A Session

  • Cherokee- Hickory Flat Library (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/28/18- noon
Seating Availability:  50

Cost: Free 

Location:
Cherokee- Hickory Flat Library
2740 East Cherokee Drive
Canton, GA 30115

Class Description:

Are you a child care provider who accepts CAPS, but isn't yet Quality Rated? Make plans to join Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning (DECAL) in-person at a Question & Answer Session in your area! Hear updates and have a chance to have your questions answered by DECAL, your CCR&R, and other providers in your area. You will also have an opportunity to receive on-site support from CAPS and Maximus.

As a reminder, in order to continue to receive CAPS funding, eligible child care providers must be Quality Rated by‪ December 31, 2020. This session will provide valuable information to support you in meeting this deadline.

Register: http://bit.ly/2BGVmC7

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Nov
29
to Nov 30

Chefs for Young Children: Hands-On Nutrition Training- 922

  • Lilburn Activity Building (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Time: 11/29 - 9am - 4pm; 11/30 - 9am - 1pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/21/18 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: $20 for sites under our sponsorship for CACFP(must call Nutrition Program coordinator  at (404)479-4190 for code)

         $65 for sites not under our sponsorship for CACFP

Location:
Lilburn Activity Building
788 Hillcrest Road
Lilburn, GA 30047

Class Description:

Class Description: This is for programs that want to improve the overall quality of their meals within the guidelines of CACFP. This training is for child care cooks and managers. Participants receive 10 hours of state-approved training on nutrition, meal preparation safety and physical activity. There will be onsite meal demonstrations. Your 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 Positive Mealtime Attitudes

  • Safe Cooking

  • Choosing Healthy Foods

  • Meals that Appeal to Kids

  • Menu Management on Budget

***Note: Training certificates are issued 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 certificate 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.

*** Menus for dietitian review will be due November 19th

**** Only 1-2 participants per program

*****Hours on 11/29 are 9am - 4pm and hours on 11/30 are 9am - 1pm

Register: http://bit.ly/2BJuaCq

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Nov
17
1:10 PM13:10

Language 101: Talking with Infants and Toddlers

Time: 1:10 pm – 2:10 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/16/18- noon
Seating Availability:  20

Cost: Free 

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

Class Description: ECE1-2, ECE 4-1, ECE 4-2, ADM-9 This training provides specific strategies to promote positive language and engagement with infants and toddlers.

Comments:     2 Hours of State Approved training. 

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Nov
17
11:30 AM11:30

Positive Preschool Relationships - 861

Time: 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/16/18- noon
Seating Availability:  40

Cost: Free 

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

Class Description: ECE 1-3.– Making positive relationships in preschool help a child succeed in many ways. This training will help you learn ways to develop relationships with children and their families.

Comments:    2 Hours of State Approved training. 

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Nov
17
11:00 AM11:00

Relax, Relate, and Reach: Promoting Positive Staff-Child Interaction

Time: 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/16/18- noon
Seating Availability:  20

Cost: Free 

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

Class Description: ECE1-2, ECE 4-1, ECE 4-2, ADM-9 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 Hours of State Approved training. 

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Nov
17
9:30 AM09:30

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

Time: 9:30 am- 1:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/16/18 – noon

Cost: Free

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

Class Description: ECE-1 – 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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