Filtering by: Central West (Region 2)
Sep
17
to Sep 18

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

  • Food Bank of Northeast Georgia (map)
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Time: 9/17 9 am - 4 pm, 9/18 9 am - 1 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 9/10/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

The two-day training takes place in Clayton (Rabun County), September 17-18, 2019. You will receive 10 state-approved training hours if you attend both days. This is an excellent opportunity to enhance your meal service with healthier meals.

Cost: $20 per person for sites under QCC sponsorship for CACFP; $65 per person for sites not sponsored by QCC for CACFP.

Location:
Food Bank of Northeast Georgia
46 Plaza Way
Clayton, GA 30525

Contact Gina Cook for the promotional code for registration to receive your discount at 770-845-1464 or 404-479-1490.

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 demonstrations. You will receive:

  • Free menu consultation with licensed dietitian (Helps with Quality Rated)

  • 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 a budget

Directions for Menu for Dietitian Review:

  • Two-week menu cycle of all meals and snacks served is sent to us after registration.

  • Due September 10th - email to: gina.cook@qccga.org

  • Subject Line: CFYC Menu + Name of Program

*** Note: Training certificates are issued to participants approximately 4 weeks after completion of training . Two on-line post-assessments will be emailed to the e-mail address provided 3 weeks after training.  It is your responsibility to send these in a timely manner. Certificates will not be issued if you do not complete both assessments. ***

*** Note: 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 07/11 are 9am-4pm and hours on 07/12 are 9am-1pm

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Sep
21
8:30 AM08:30

Meaningful Interactions with Young Children

Time: 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 9/20/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

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

Location:
Little Minds 1st Academy
1730 Tuscan Heights Blvd.
Kennesaw, GA 30152

Class Description: ECE 4.1 – Rethink how to interact with young children. Learn various strategies to interact, engage, and build relationships with young children.

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

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Sep
21
10:45 AM10:45

Positive Preschool Relationships

Time: 10:45 am – 12:45 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 9/20/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

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

Location:
Little Minds 1st Academy
1730 Tuscan Heights Blvd.
Kennesaw, GA 30152

Class Description: ECE 1.3 – Making positive relationships in preschool helps 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. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Oct
5
9:00 AM09:00

Standards 101: How to Use the GELDS

Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/4/19 – noon
Seating Available: 20

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

Location:
Valley Oaks Learning Center
154 Valley Hill Rd., Suite A & B
Riverdale, GA 30274

Class Description: ECE-5.1 - Beginning – This training introduces teachers to the Georgia Early Learning and Development Standards (GELDS) and explains how they can use the standards to improve learning outcomes. It provides an overview of the organizational structure and language and explains how the GELDS can be used to support developmentally appropriate practices.

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

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Oct
5
11:15 AM11:15

Standards 102: Child Development

Time: 11:15 am - 1:15 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/4/19 – noon
Seating Available: 20

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

Location:
Valley Oaks Learning Center
154 Valley Hill Rd., Suite A & B
Riverdale, GA 30274

Class Description: ECE-1.1, 1.3 - Beginning – This training examines basic milestones of physical, cognitive, and social-emotional development from birth to preschool. It helps teachers understand how these milestones connect with GELDS indicators, with a special focus on social-emotional development.

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

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Oct
7
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: 10/6/19 – noon

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

Location:
Comfort Suites Northlake
2060 Crescent Centre Blvd.
Tucker, GA 30084

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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Oct
8
10:30 AM10:30

Quality Rated Portfolio: Standard 1 - Let's Talk About Staff

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Time: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/7/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

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

Location:
Villa Rica Library (Meeting Room)
869 Dallas Hwy.
Villa Rica, GA 30180

Class Description: Beginning – ADM-1, ADM-2 - This training provides a broad overview of the portfolio and its place in the Quality Rated process as well as a step by step review of Standard One. It is the first in a series of 3 parts covering the entire 5 portfolio standards.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Oct
8
10:30 AM10:30

Quality Rated Portfolio: Standard 1 - Let's Talk About Staff

  • Villa Rica Library (Meeting Room) (map)
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Time: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/7/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

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

Location:
Villa Rica Library (Meeting Room)
869 Dallas Hwy.
Villa Rica, GA 30180

Class Description: Beginning – ADM-1, ADM-2 - This training provides a broad overview of the portfolio and its place in the Quality Rated process as well as a step by step review of Standard One. It is the first in a series of 3 parts covering the entire 5 portfolio standards.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Oct
11
10:30 AM10:30

Quality Rated Orientation

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

Location:
Dallas Public Library
1010 E. Memorial Dr.
Dallas, GA 30132

Class Description: ECE 1.3 – Beginning – Thank you for your interest in Quality Rated System. The Orientation will guide you through the process toward higher quality care and work toward achieving a Quality Rated Level, which is recognized by your parents, community and child care partners, and stakeholders, but more importantly the increase in quality will be enjoyed by the children and families you serve. If you have a Georgia Pre-K Program, Licensed Child Care Center, Group Day Care Home or Registered Family Day Care Home, and are compliant with the above mentioned programs, register now for an Orientation Session near you.

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

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Oct
12
9:00 AM09:00

Strengthening Families Through the Promotion of Social and Emotional Competence in Children

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Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/11/19 – noon
Seating Availability: 30

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

Location:
Bright Stars Primary Learning Academy
8733 Tara Blvd.
Jonesboro, GA 30236

Class Description: ECE 4.1, ADM 2 – Beginning - Based on the Strengthening Families Initiative, this training focuses on how to promote social and emotional competence in children through meaningful interactions with families.

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

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Oct
12
11:15 AM11:15

Strengthening Families through Social Connections

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Time: 11:15 am - 1:15 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/11/19 – noon
Seating Availability: 30

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

Location:
Bright Stars Primary Learning Academy
8733 Tara Blvd.
Jonesboro, GA 30236

Class Description: ECE 2.2, ADM 2 – Beginning - This Strengthening Families Georgia workshop will provide family serving agencies with practical ideas based on sound research to strengthen families through the protective factor, social connections.

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

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Oct
21
5:30 PM17:30

Math Talk: Centers, Circle Time and Routines

Time: 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/20/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

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

Location:
LaGrange Memorial Library
115 Alford St.
LaGrange, GA 30240

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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Oct
21
6:30 PM18:30

Block Basics: A Strong Foundation for Quality Block Play

Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/20/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

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

Location:
LaGrange Memorial Library
115 Alford St.
LaGrange, GA 30240

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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Nov
2
9:00 AM09:00

Quality Rated Orientation

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Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Registration: must preregister
Cost: Free
Seating Available: 30

Location:
Villa Rica Library (Conference Room)
869 Dallas Hwy.
Villa Rica, GA 30180

Class Description: ECE 1.3 – Beginning – Thank you for your interest in Quality Rated System. The Orientation will guide you through the process toward higher quality care and work toward achieving a Quality Rated Level, which is recognized by your parents, community and child care partners, and stakeholders, but more importantly the increase in quality will be enjoyed by the children and families you serve. If you have a Georgia Pre-K Program, Licensed Child Care Center, Group Day Care Home or Registered Family Day Care Home, and are compliant with the above mentioned programs, register now for an Orientation Session near you.

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

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Nov
2
11:15 AM11:15

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

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

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

Location:
Villa Rica Library (Conference Room)
869 Dallas Hwy.
Villa Rica, GA 30180

Class Description: ADM-2 – Beginning  – This workshop provides an introduction and overview of the family of Environment Rating Scales (ERS) that are used by DECAL as the tool to assess programs participating in Georgia's Quality Rated (QR) system. Please note, a completed Quality Rated application is required before registering for this training.

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Nov
4
9:30 AM09:30

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

  • Albany State University, West/Gillionville Campus (map)
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Time: 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/3/19 – noon

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

Location:
Albany State University, West/Gillionville Campus
2400 Gillionville Rd.
Albany, GA 31707

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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Nov
8
10:30 AM10:30

Quality Rated Orientation

Time: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Registration: must preregister
Cost: Free
Seating Available: 30

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

Class Description: ECE 1.3 – Beginning – Thank you for your interest in Quality Rated System. The Orientation will guide you through the process toward higher quality care and work toward achieving a Quality Rated Level, which is recognized by your parents, community and child care partners, and stakeholders, but more importantly the increase in quality will be enjoyed by the children and families you serve. If you have a Georgia Pre-K Program, Licensed Child Care Center, Group Day Care Home or Registered Family Day Care Home, and are compliant with the above mentioned programs, register now for an Orientation Session near you.

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

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Nov
9
9:00 AM09:00

Standards 103: Developmentally Appropriate Practice

Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/8/19 – noon
Seating Available: 20

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

Location:
Valley Oaks Learning Center
154 Valley Hill Rd., Suite A & B
Riverdale, GA 30274

Class Description: ECE-1.1 - Beginning – This training examines developmentally appropriate practice (DAP) from birth to preschool. It helps teachers connect DAP to GELDS indicators and understand what DAP looks like in action.

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

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Nov
9
9:30 AM09:30

Science Beyond Center Limits: Best Practices to Support Quality Rated

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Time: 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/8/19 – noon
Seating Availability: 30

Cost: Free

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

Class Description: ECE 5.6 – 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: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Nov
9
10:30 AM10:30

Science for Young Children: Best Practices to Support Quality Rated

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Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/8/19 – noon
Seating Availability: 30

Cost: Free

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

Class Description: ECE 5.6 – This training explores best practices for providing developmentally appropriate science experiences for young children through the lens of the Environment Rating Scales.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Nov
9
10:30 AM10:30

Infant, Child, and Adult CPR & First Aid

Time: 10:30 am – 3:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/8/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: $50

Location:
South Cobb Library
805 Clay Rd.
Mableton, GA 30126

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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Nov
9
11:15 AM11:15

Block Basics: A Strong Foundation for Quality Block Play

Time: 11:15 am - 1:15 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/8/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

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

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

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: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Nov
15
10:30 AM10:30

Quality Rated Orientation

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

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

Class Description: ECE 1.3 – Beginning – Thank you for your interest in Quality Rated System. The Orientation will guide you through the process toward higher quality care and work toward achieving a Quality Rated Level, which is recognized by your parents, community and child care partners, and stakeholders, but more importantly the increase in quality will be enjoyed by the children and families you serve. If you have a Georgia Pre-K Program, Licensed Child Care Center, Group Day Care Home or Registered Family Day Care Home, and are compliant with the above mentioned programs, register now for an Orientation Session near you.

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

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Nov
16
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: 11/15/19 – noon
Seating Availability: 20

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

Location:
Javits Academy Learning Center
1240 Johnson Ferry Rd.
Marietta, GA 30068

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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Nov
19
10:30 AM10:30

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

  • Villa Rica Library (Computer Lab) (map)
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Time: 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/18/19 – noon
Seating Available: 12

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

Location:
Villa Rica Library (Computer Lab)
869 Dallas Hwy.
Villa Rica, GA 30180

Class Description: Beginning – ECE-6.2, ADM-2 – The second training of three that provide step-by-step hands-on support to completing the Quality Rated (QR) Portfolio requirement. This session focuses on Standards 2 and 3, bring your laptop/tablet/ or Smart Phone to take full advantage of this participatory training experience.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Dec
12
5:00 PM17:00

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

Time: 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/11/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free

Location:
Heard County Library
564 Main St.
Franklin, GA 30217

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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Dec
12
6:00 PM18:00

Language 101: Talking with Infants and Toddlers

Time: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/11/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

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

Location:
Heard County Library
564 Main St.
Franklin, GA 30217

Class Description: ECE-4.2, ECE-5.5 – This training provides specific strategies to promote positive language and engagement with infants and toddlers.

Comments: 1 Hour of State Approved training.

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Dec
16
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: 12/15/19 – noon

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

Location:
Wiregrass Technical College
Brooks Hall
4089 Val Tech Rd.
Valdosta, GA 31602

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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Dec
17
10:30 AM10:30

Quality Rated (QR) Portfolio Standards 4, 5, and Submit

  • Villa Rica Library (Meeting Room) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Time: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/16/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

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

Location:
Villa Rica Library (Meeting Room)
869 Dallas Hwy.
Villa Rica, GA 30180

Class Description: Beginning – ADM-2 – The last of three training sessions that provide hands-on support to completing the Quality Rated (QR) Portfolio requirement! Bring your laptop and questions!

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Sep
16
9:30 AM09:30

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

  • Dalton-Whitfield County Public Library (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Time: 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 9/15/19 – noon

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

Location:
Dalton-Whitfield County Public Library
310 Cappes St.
Dalton, GA 30720

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: GaPDS

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Sep
13
1:00 PM13:00

Introduction to the Professional Learning Community (PLC) Model

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

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

Location:
Powder Springs Library
4181 Atlanta St.
Building 1
Powder Springs, GA 30127

Class Description: ADM-4 – Participants will learn the PLC characteristics and participate in appropriately planned interactive “protocol” activities. Participants will learn the PLC characteristics and participate in appropriately planned interactive “protocol” activities. Participants will learn the PLC characteristics and participate in appropriately planned interactive “protocol” activities.

Comments: 1 Hour of State Approved training.

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Sep
13
10:30 AM10:30

Quality Rated Orientation

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

Location:
Powder Springs Library
4181 Atlanta St., Building 1
Powder Springs, GA 30127

Class Description: ECE 1.3 – Beginning – Thank you for your interest in Quality Rated System. The Orientation will guide you through the process toward higher quality care and work toward achieving a Quality Rated Level, which is recognized by your parents, community and child care partners, and stakeholders, but more importantly the increase in quality will be enjoyed by the children and families you serve. If you have a Georgia Pre-K Program, Licensed Child Care Center, Group Day Care Home or Registered Family Day Care Home, and are compliant with the above mentioned programs, register now for an Orientation Session near you.

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

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Sep
11
10:00 AM10:00

Strengthening Families Georgia: An Effective Approach to Supporting Families and Communities

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 9/10/19 – noon
Seating Available: 25

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

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

Class Description: ECE 6.3, ADM 9 – Beginning - Learn to apply the five protective factors in your everyday work. Explore Strengthening Families Georgia efforts to embed the factors into family serving agencies.

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

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Sep
7
2:00 PM14:00

Quality Rated (QR) Portfolio Standards 4, 5, and Submit

Time: 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 9/6/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

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

Location:
Forest Park Library
4812 West St.
Forest Park, GA 30297

Class Description: Beginning – ADM-2 – The first of three training sessions that provide hands-on support to completing the Quality Rated (QR) Portfolio requirement! Bring your laptop and questions!

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Sep
7
11:30 AM11:30

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

Time: 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 9/6/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

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

Location:
Forest Park Library
4812 West St.
Forest Park, GA 30297

Class Description: Beginning – ECE-6.2, ADM-2 – The second training of three that provide step-by-step hands-on support to completing the Quality Rated (QR) Portfolio requirement. This session focuses on Standards 2 and 3, bring your laptop/tablet/ or Smart Phone to take full advantage of this participatory training experience.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Sep
7
9:30 AM09:30

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

Time: 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 9/6/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

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

Location:
Forest Park Library
4812 West St.
Forest Park, GA 30297

Class Description: Beginning – ECE-6.2 – The first of three training sessions that provide hands-on support to completing the Quality Rated (QR) Portfolio requirement! Bring your laptop and questions!

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Aug
24
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: 8/23/19 – noon

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

Location:
Clayton State University
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. 

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Aug
17
12:30 PM12:30

The Transition Toolbox: Creating Effective and Educational Transitions

Time: 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 8/16/19 – noon
Seating Available: 80

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

Location:
Lafayette Christian School
1904 Hamilton Rd.
LaGrange, GA 30241

Class Description: ECE-1.1 - Beginning - This hands-on workshop will provide teachers with knowledge on the importance of transitions, and how to make transitions effective, educational, and fun.

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

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Aug
17
9:00 AM09:00

Challenging Behaviors

Time: 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 8/16/19 – noon
Seating Available: 80

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

Location:
Lafayette Christian School
1904 Hamilton Rd.
LaGrange, GA 30241

Class Description: ECE-4.1 – Beginning – Participants will learn causes of children’s disruptive behaviors and strategies to help them overcome those disruptive behaviors.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Aug
15
6:30 PM18:30

Strengthening Families Through Parental Resilience

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 8/14/19 – noon
Seating Available: 25

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

Location:
MJCCA Sunshine School
1415 Old Canton Rd.
Marietta, GA 30062

Class Description: ECE 2.3, ADM 2 – Beginning - This Strengthening Families Georgia workshop helps child and family serving professionals to promote parental resilience every day in families through regular practice, making assessments of the parent’s situation, and following-up with parents.

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

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Aug
10
12:45 PM12:45

Language Development, Culture, and Communication: A PITC Philosophy

Time: 12:45 pm – 2:45 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 8/9/19 - noon
Seating Availability: 40

Cost: Free

Location:
South Cobb Library
805 Clay Rd.
Mableton, GA 30126

Class Description: ECE 5.5 – Utilizing content knowledge in the GELDS Communication, Language, and Literacy domain, selects, implements, and evaluates developmentally appropriate activities for each and every child, taking into consideration cultural context, home language, and individual needs.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Aug
10
10:00 AM10:00

Read It Again! Effective Read Alouds in a Preschool Classroom

Time: 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 8/9/19 – noon
Seating Available: 40

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

Location:
South Cobb Library
805 Clay Rd.
Mableton, GA 30126

Class Description: ECE-1.1, ECE-4.2, ECE-5.5 – Beginning – 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.

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Aug
10
9:00 AM09:00

Best Practices: Science, Blocks and Art

Time: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 8/9/19 – noon
Seating Available: 20

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

Location:
ABC, Another Bright Creation
4482 Highway 5
Douglasville, GA 30135

Class Description: ECE-1.2, ECE-1.3, ECE-1.4, ECE-4.3, ECE-5.6 - Beginning – The classroom environment is often referred to as the 'Third Teacher'. This 4 hour training provides an overview of best practices when arranging intentional play spaces for young children. Participants will receive guidance on selecting materials, arranging furnishings, and facilitating learning for science, blocks, art and active play spaces.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Aug
9
1:00 PM13:00

Introduction to the Professional Learning Community (PLC) Model

Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 8/8/19 – 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 Dr.
Douglasville, GA 30134

Class Description: ADM-4 – Participants will learn the PLC characteristics and participate in appropriately planned interactive “protocol” activities. Participants will learn the PLC characteristics and participate in appropriately planned interactive “protocol” activities. Participants will learn the PLC characteristics and participate in appropriately planned interactive “protocol” activities.

Comments: 1 Hour of State Approved training.

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Aug
9
10:30 AM10:30

Quality Rated Orientation

Time: 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Registration: must preregister
Cost: Free
Seating Available: 18

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

Class Description: ECE 1.3 – Beginning – Thank you for your interest in Quality Rated System. The Orientation will guide you through the process toward higher quality care and work toward achieving a Quality Rated Level, which is recognized by your parents, community and child care partners, and stakeholders, but more importantly to increase in quality will be enjoyed by the children and families you serve. If you have a Georgia Pre-K Program, Licensed Child Care Center, Group Day Care Home or Registered Family Day Care Home, and are compliant with the above mentioned programs, register now for an Orientation Session near you.

*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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Aug
3
10:30 AM10:30

Infant, Child, and Adult CPR & First Aid

Time: 10:30 am – 3:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 8/2/19 – noon
Seating Available: 40

Cost: $50

Location:
West Cobb Library
1750 Dennis Kemp Ln.
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.

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Jul
27
8:30 AM08:30

Professional Development Day

  • Clayton State University Center for Continuing Education (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Time: 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 7/26/19 – noon
Seating Available: 145

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

Location:
Clayton State University Center for Continuing Education
2000 Clayton State Blvd.
Morrow, GA 30260

*When registering, please register for each class you wish to take individually!*

*Please note that you need to search for the specific class title when registering through GaPDS - do not search for “Professional Development Day”*

Track 1 - Room 409 (9:00 am - 4:00 pm): CANCELLED

Track 2 - Room 425 (9:00 am - 4:00 pm): Classes include:
- Injury Prevention (9:00 am - 11:00 am): Learn about injury prevention including Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, safe sleep practices, safety hazards, safe supervision, toy safety, and poison control.
- G is for Germ: Infectious Disease Control (11:15 am - 1:15 pm): Learn your responsibilities for infectious disease control in your program and appropriate handwashing and diapering techniques.
- Introduction to Child Abuse & Neglect (2:00 pm - 4:00 pm): Learn the definitions of child abuse, discuss warning signs of the different types of abuse, and learn about mandated reporting laws.

Track 3 - Room 420 (9:00 am - 4:00 pm): Classes include:
- Standards 104: Planning Lesson Using the GELDS (9:00 am - 1:00 pm): This training explores intentional lesson planning and provides opportunities for teachers to practice lesson planning, connecting activities to GELDS indicators and introducing the GELDS Teacher Toolbox.
- Strengthening Families Georgia: An Effective Approach to Supporting Families and Communities (2:00 pm - 4:00 pm): This course will introduce you to the Strengthening Families Initiative that works to support families and children by building protective factors.

Track 4 - Room 424 (9:00 am - 1:15 pm): Classes include:
- Supporting Young Children Who Are Culturally and Linguistically Diverse and their Families Culture: It’s In Every One of Us (Module 1) (9:00 am - 11:00 am): This session focuses on exploring attitudes about diversity and the impact that learning about the cultures of our children and families has on the outcomes we are able to achieve for children.
- Supporting Young Children Who Are Culturally and Linguistically Diverse and their Families: Supporting Each Young Learning and their Family (Module 2) (11:15 am - 1:15 pm): 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.

*When registering, please register for each class you wish to take individually!*

*Please note that you need to search for the specific class title when registering through GaPDS - do not search for “Professional Development Day”*

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Jul
19
9:30 AM09:30

Quality Rated Orientation

Time: 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Registration: must preregister
Cost: Free
Seating Available: 50

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

Class Description: ECE 1.3 – Beginning – Thank you for your interest in Quality Rated System. The Orientation will guide you through the process toward higher quality care and work toward achieving a Quality Rated Level, which is recognized by your parents, community and child care partners, and stakeholders, but more importantly to increase in quality will be enjoyed by the children and families you serve. If you have a Georgia Pre-K Program, Licensed Child Care Center, Group Day Care Home or Registered Family Day Care Home, and are compliant with the above mentioned programs, register now for an Orientation Session near you.

*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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Jul
17
1:00 PM13:00

Strengthening Families Georgia: An Effective Approach to Supporting Families and Communities

Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 7/16/19 – noon
Seating Available: 25

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

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

Class Description: ECE 6.3, ADM-9 – Learn to apply the five protective factors in your everyday work. Explore Strengthening Families Georgia efforts to embed the factors into family serving agencies.

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

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Jul
12
1:00 PM13:00

Introduction to the Professional Learning Community (PLC) Model

Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 7/11/19 – noon
Seating Available: 50

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

Location:
Mountain View Library
3320 Sandy Plains Rd.
Marietta, GA 30066

Class Description: ADM-4 – Participants will learn the PLC characteristics and participate in appropriately planned interactive “protocol” activities. Participants will learn the PLC characteristics and participate in appropriately planned interactive “protocol” activities. Participants will learn the PLC characteristics and participate in appropriately planned interactive “protocol” activities.

Comments: 1 Hour of State Approved training.

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Jul
12
10:30 AM10:30

Quality Rated Orientation

Time: 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Registration: must preregister
Cost: Free
Seating Available: 50

Location:
Mountain View Library
3320 Sandy Plains Road
Marietta, GA 30066

Class Description: ECE 1.3 – Beginning – Thank you for your interest in Quality Rated System. The Orientation will guide you through the process toward higher quality care and work toward achieving a Quality Rated Level, which is recognized by your parents, community and child care partners, and stakeholders, but more importantly to increase in quality will be enjoyed by the children and families you serve. If you have a Georgia Pre-K Program, Licensed Child Care Center, Group Day Care Home or Registered Family Day Care Home, and are compliant with the above mentioned programs, register now for an Orientation Session near you.

*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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Jul
11
to Jul 12

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

Time: 7/11 9 am - 4 pm, 7/12 9 am - 1 pm
Contact: 404-479-4190
Registration Deadline: 7/9/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

The two-day training takes place in Albany (Dougherty County), July 11-12, 2019. You will receive 10 state-approved training hours if you attend both days. This is an excellent opportunity to enhance your meal service with healthier meals.

Cost: $20 per person for sites under QCC sponsorship for CACFP; $65 per person for sites not sponsored by QCC for CACFP.

Location:
Gathering Place
313 Pine Avenue
Albany, GA 31701

Contact Gina Cook for the promotional code for registration to receive your discount at 770-845-1464 or 404-479-4190.

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 demonstrations. You will receive:

  • Free menu consultation with licensed dietitian (Helps with Quality Rated)

  • 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 a budget

Directions for Menu for Dietitian Review:

  • Two-week menu cycle of all meals and snacks served is sent to us after registration.

  • Due June 26th email to: gina.cook@qccga.org

  • Subject Line: CFYC Menu + Name of Program

*** Note: Training certificates are issued to participants approximately 4 weeks after completion of training . Two on-line post-assessments will be emailed to the e-mail address provided 3 weeks after training.  It is your responsibility to send these in a timely manner. Certificates will not be issued if you do not complete both assessments. ***

*** Note: 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 07/11 are 9am-4pm and hours on 07/12 are 9am-1pm

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Jul
1
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: 6/30/19 – noon

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

Location:
Goodwill Center
9425 Highway 92
Woodstock, GA 30188

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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Jun
22
8:30 AM08:30

Professional Development Day

  • Chattahoochee Technical College - Marietta Campus (map)
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Time: 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 6/21/19 – noon
Seating Available: 125

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

Location:
Chattahoochee Technical College - Marietta Campus
980 S. Cobb Dr.
Marietta, GA 30060

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 different tracks will be offered. You will choose one of the following tracks when registering:

Track 1 - ECE Best Practices: Science, Blocks, Art, and Active Play (ECE 4.3, 5.2, 5.6): The classroom environment is often referred to as the 'Third Teacher'! This 6 hour training provides an overview of best practices when arranging intentional play spaces for young children. Participants will receive guidance on selecting materials, arranging furnishings, and facilitating learning for science, blocks, art and active play spaces.
Classes include Science for Young Children: Best Practices to Support Quality Rated, If You Build It, Kids Will Come! Constructing A Solid Block Interest Center, Block Basics: A Strong Foundation For Quality Block Play, Art 102 - Best Practices to Support Quality Rated, and Active Play - Best Practices to Support Quality Rated.

Track 2 - Positive Discipline and Guidance (ECE 1.3, 4.1, 5.3): Classes include:
- Challenging Behaviors: Participants will learn causes of children's disruptive behaviors and strategies to help them overcome those disruptive behaviors.
- Transitions - Chaos No More: This class stresses the importance of transitions as well as ideas for transitions to make the day run more smoothly.
- Ouch! Charlie Bit Me! Building Developmentally Appropriate Methods for Social-Emotional Competence in Young Children: Explore how early childhood educators can develop children’s positive social and emotional skills throughout a lifetime.

Track 3 - Quality Rated Portfolio 1-5 (ADM-1, ADM-2): Participants should bring their own laptops. Classes include:
- What You Need To Know about QR Portfolios Part 1: Introduction & Standard One: This training provides a broad overview of the portfolio and its place in the Quality Rated process as well as a step by step review of Standard One. It is the first in a series of 3 parts covering the entire 5 portfolio standards.
- What You Need To Know about QR Portfolios Part 2: Standards 2 & 3:This is Part 2 of a three part series about the Quality Rated Portfolio. Participants must take Part 1 first. Participants will work through Standards 2 and 3 in this training.
- Quality Rated (QR) Portfolio Standards 4,5, and Submit!: Learn about the Quality Rated (QR) portfolio criteria for standards 4 and 5. Then gain information on final before submitting the QR Portfolio.

Track 4 - Best Practices: Caring for Infants and Toddlers (ECE 1.2, 1.3, 1.4, 2.1, 4.1, 4.2, 4.3, 5.5): This 6 hour training provides Infant and Toddler Caregivers with in-depth strategies to promote language development, responsive care, and healthy personal care routines.
Classes include Responsive Caregiving: Nurturing Relationships with Infants and Toddlers, Person Care Routines: Maintaining a Healthy and Clean Environment, and Relax, Relate, and Reach - Promoting Positive Staff-Child Interactions.

Track 5 - GELDS (ECE 1.1, 5.1): Classes include:
- Standard 103: Developmentally Appropriate Practices: This training examines developmentally appropriate practice (DAP) from birth to preschool. It helps teachers connect DAP to GELDS indicators and understand what DAP looks like in action.
- Standards 104: Planning Lessons Using the GELDS: This training explores intentional lesson planning and provides opportunities for teachers to practice lesson planning, connecting activities to GELDS indicators and introducing the GELDS Teacher Toolbox.

Comments: 6 Hours of State Approved training.

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Jun
14
10:30 AM10:30

Quality Rated Orientation

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

Location:
Chattahoochee Tech
Marietta Campus, Bldg. B, Room 132
980 S. Cobb Dr.
Marietta, GA 30060

Class Description:  ECE 1.3 – 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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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. 

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Jun
1
11:00 AM11:00

The Superpowers of Fruits and Vegetables

Time: 11:00 am- 1:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 5/31/19 – noon
Seating Available: 25

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

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

Class Description: ECE-1.3 - 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. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Jun
1
8:30 AM08:30

Farm to Early Care Education: Healthier Menu Planning

Time: 8:30 am- 10:30 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 5/31/19 – noon
Seating Available: 25

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

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

Class Description: ECE-1.3 - 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. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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May
17
9:30 AM09:30

Quality Rated Orientation

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:  ECE 1.3 – 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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