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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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Sep
12
6:30 PM18:30

Standards 103: Developmentally Appropriate Practice

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 9/11/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

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

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

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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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. 

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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)
  • Google Calendar ICS

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
9:00 AM09:00

Infant, Child, and Adult CPR & First Aid

Time: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 9/20/19 – 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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Sep
21
9:00 AM09:00

G is for Germ: Infectious Disease Control

Time: 9:00 am – 11:00 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:
Alpha Preparatory Academy II
350 W. Peachtree St.
Norcross, GA 30071

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

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

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Sep
21
9:00 AM09:00

Read It Again! Effective Read Alouds in a Preschool Classroom

Time: 9:00 am – 11:00 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:
Alpha Preparatory Academy II
350 W. Peachtree St.
Norcross, GA 30071

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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Sep
21
9:00 AM09:00

Standards 104: Writing Lessons Using the GELDS

Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 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:
Alpha Preparatory Academy II
350 W. Peachtree St.
Norcross, GA 30071

Class Description: ECE 1.1, ECE 5.1 – Intermediate – 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. Before taking Standards 104, participants are strongly encouraged to complete Standards 101: How to Use the GELDS, Standards 102: Child Development, and Standards 103: Developmentally Appropriate Practice.

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

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Sep
21
11:10 AM11:10

Art 102 - Best Practices to Support Quality Rated

Time: 11:10 am - 1:10 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 so that someone else may register

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

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

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

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Sep
21
11:10 AM11:10

Injury Prevention

Time: 11:10 am - 1:10 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:
Alpha Preparatory Academy II
350 W. Peachtree St.
Norcross, GA 30071

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

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

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Sep
21
2:00 PM14:00

Introduction to Child Abuse and Neglect

Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 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:
Alpha Preparatory Academy II
350 W. Peachtree St.
Norcross, GA 30071

Class Description: ECE 1.4 - Learn the definitions of child abuse, discuss warning signs of the different types of abuse, and learn about mandated reporting laws.

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

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Sep
21
2:00 PM14:00

Strengthening Families Through Knowledge of Child Development

Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 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:
Alpha Preparatory Academy II
350 W. Peachtree St.
Norcross, GA 30071

Class Description: ECE 1.2, ADM 2 – Beginning - This Strengthening Families workshop for parents and professionals will explore ways help parents build their parenting skills and better understand children and their behavior.

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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Nov
4
9:30 AM09:30

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

  • Albany State University, West/Gillionville Campus (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

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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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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Aug
20
6:30 PM18:30

Standards 102: Child Development

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

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

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

Class Description: ECE-1.1 - 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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Aug
10
3:15 PM15:15

Applying Professional Learning Community Protocols to Reflect and Celebrate Organizational Milestones

Time: 3:15 pm - 4:15 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 8/9/19 – noon
Seating Available: 75

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

Location:
Covenant Presbyterian Church
1065 Gaines School Rd.
Athens, GA 30605

Class Description: ADM-4 - Intermediate - Participants will understand and experience PLC protocols that assists in reflecting and celebrating significant events which occur in an organization.

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

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Aug
10
1:10 PM13:10

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

Time: 1:10 pm – 3:10 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 8/9/19 - noon
Seating Availability: 20

Cost: Free

Location:
Covenant Presbyterian Church
1065 Gaines School Rd.
Athens, GA 30605

Class Description: ECE 4.1, ECE 5.3 - Intermediate – 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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Aug
10
1:10 PM13:10

Let's Talk About Effective Policies and Procedures in Family Childcare

Time: 1:10 pm – 3:10 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 8/9/19 - noon
Seating Availability: 20

Cost: Free

Location:
Covenant Presbyterian Church
1065 Gaines School Rd.
Athens, GA 30605

Class Description: ADM-1, ADM-2 - Beginning – Work with fellow family childcare providers to draft or revise policies and procedures that may need to be implemented in your program.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Aug
10
1:10 PM13:10

L.E.A.D.E.R.S. Creating A Foundation For Leadership, Part 3: Staff Morale

Time: 1:10 pm - 3:10 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:
Covenant Presbyterian Church
1065 Gaines School Rd.
Athens, GA 30605

Class Description: ADM-1, ADM-4 - Intermediate – Participants will have the opportunity to review tips to empower staff and develop a plan of action to implement at least one tip to support staff morale within their programs.

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

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Aug
10
11:10 AM11:10

A Model for Leadership, Community Agreement

Time: 11:10 am - 12:10 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:
Covenant Presbyterian Church
1065 Gaines School Rd.
Athens, GA 30605

Class Description: ADM-1, ADM-4 - Intermediate – Part 2 of the Model for Leadership, Professional Learning Community training. Participants will explore the process for creating Ground Rules / Norms and develop a viable Community Agreement to embody the trust, clarification of group expectations and establish points of reflection for the group.

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

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Aug
10
10:10 AM10:10

Opening the Dialogue: An Introduction on How to Develop Relationships with Children's Caregivers

Time: 10:10 am – 12:10 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:
Covenant Presbyterian Church
1065 Gaines School Rd.
Athens, GA 30605

Class Description: ECE-2.1, ECE-2.2, ADM-3 - Intermediate – An introductory discussion on developing positive relationships with children’s caregivers.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Aug
10
10:10 AM10:10

How to Build Effective Parent Support in Family Childcare

Time: 10:10 am – 12:10 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:
Covenant Presbyterian Church
1065 Gaines School Rd.
Athens, GA 30605

Class Description: ECE-2.2 - Beginning – Family provider will work with their peers to make a plan on how to improve relationships of the children enrolled in their family childcare environment.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Aug
10
10:10 AM10:10

A Model for Leadership Professional Learning Community

Time: 10:10 am - 11:10 am
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:
Covenant Presbyterian Church
1065 Gaines School Rd.
Athens, GA 30605

Class Description: ADM-1, ADM-9 - Intermediate – The concept of a Professional Learning Community (PLC) in Early Care and Education is becoming a reality. This one hour training offers an introduction to the world of a PLC and focuses on supporting Childcare Directors and Owners with the beginning knowledge and benefits of participating in a PLC.

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

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Aug
10
9:00 AM09:00

Introduction to the Professional Learning Community (PLC) Model

Time: 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 8/9/19 – noon
Seating Available: 75

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

Location:
Covenant Presbyterian Church
1065 Gaines School Rd.
Athens, GA 30605

Class Description: ADM-4 – 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
3
10:30 AM10:30

Standards 103: Developmentally Appropriate Practice

Time: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 8/2/19 – noon
Seating Available: 25

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

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

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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Jul
27
11:00 AM11:00

A Healthy Start: Feeding Infants in the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)

Time: 11:00 am- 1:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 7/26/19 – noon
Seating Available: 25

Cost: $15 per person

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

Class Description: This training focuses on how the CACFP infant meal pattern supports infant growth and development. Topics include CACFP infant meal pattern and food components, stages of infant development and feeding skills, responsive feeding, introduction to solid foods, and partnering with parents.

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

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Jul
27
8:30 AM08:30

Farm to Early Care and Education: Healthier Menu Planning

Time: 8:30 am- 10:30 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 7/26/19 – noon
Seating Available: 25

Cost: $15 per person

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

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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Jul
16
6:30 PM18:30

Standards 101: How to Use the GELDS

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 7/15/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

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

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

Class Description: ECE-1.1 - 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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Jul
11
6:30 PM18:30

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

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 7/10/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

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

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

Class Description: 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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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
25
6:30 PM18:30

GELDS Standards 103: Developmentally Appropriate Practices (QR)

Time: 6:30 pm- 8:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 6/24/18 – noon
Seating Available: 30

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

Location:
Creekstone at Little Tikes
2960 Albion Farm Rd.
Duluth, GA 30097

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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May
11
8:30 AM08:30

Super Saturday for Early Care Providers

Time: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 5/10/19 – noon
Seating Available: 75

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

Location:
Covenant Presbyterian Church
1065 Gaines School Rd.
Athens, GA 30605

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 till be offered. You will choose your track upon arriving at the event. Tracks include:

Beginning ECE Teacher (1 - 3 years of experience) - Classes include: Art 102-Best Practices to Support Quality Rated; Hitting, Kicking, and Screaming….OH MY!; and Read it Again

Intermediate ECE Teacher (4 or more years of experience) - Classes include: Brain Development; and Ouch! Charlie Bit Me! Building Developmentally Appropriate Methods for Social-Emotional Competence in Young Children

Administrator - Classes include: The Right Fit-Recruiting, Selecting, and Orienting Staff

Comments: 6 Hours of State Approved training.

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Apr
27
8:30 AM08:30

Professional Learning Community (PLC) Kick-off Super Saturday

Time: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 4/26/19 – noon
Seating Available: 75

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

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

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 till be offered. You will choose your track upon arriving at the event. Tracks include:

Early Childhood Educator (Birth-5) - Classes include: Opening the Dialogue-An Introduction on How to Develop Relationships with Children’s Caregivers; and Ouch! Charlie Bit Me! Building Developmentally Appropriate Methods for Social-Emotional Competence in Young Children

Administration - Classes include: L.E.A.D.E.R.S.-Creating a Foundation for Leadership - Parts 1 & 2

Family Child Care Providers - Classes include: How to Build Effective Parent Support in Family Child Care; and Let’s Talk About Effective Policies and Procedures in Family Child Care

School Age Teachers - Classes TBD

ECE Track (only for those that attended the PLC Super Saturday on 2/9/19) - Class includes: Maintaining the Dialogue-An Introduction on How to Support Relationships with Children’s Caregivers

Comments: 6 Hours of State Approved training.

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Apr
2
6:30 PM18:30

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

Time: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Registration: must preregister
Cost: Free

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

Class Description:  ECE-2 ECE-6 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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Mar
30
9:00 AM09:00

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Mar
16
9:00 AM09:00

Watch Me Grow!

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

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

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

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

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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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
12
6:30 PM18:30

GELDS Standards 103: Developmentally Appropriate Practices (QR)

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

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

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

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

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

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Mar
11
9:30 AM09:30

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

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

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

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

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

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

Comments:   6 Hours of State Approved training. 

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Mar
2
9:00 AM09:00

Watch Me Grow!

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

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

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

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

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

Register: GaPDS

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Feb
28
6:30 PM18:30

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

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

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

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

Class Description: ECE 1.2, ECE 4.1, 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:   2.0 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Feb
26
6:30 PM18:30

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Feb
21
5:30 PM17:30

Watch Me Grow!

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

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

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

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

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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

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Feb
13
6:00 PM18:00

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

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

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

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

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

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

Register: http://bit.ly/2C7rUlM

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