One of the requirements to apply for your National CDA is to have a high school diploma or equivalent. One question we often get at Care Courses is, can I use my high school diploma from another country for the National CDA?
There is no age limit when it comes to taking Care Courses! The only pre-requisite for our courses is that you can read and write fluently in English. However, check with your state licensing agency to…
Sunlight benefits us physically, behaviorally, and emotionally. However, sunlight can also be dangerous. Overexposure to sunlight damages the skin and eyes and can contribute to skin cancer…
Being a child can be stressful. Learning new things, building interpersonal relationships, and navigating different home, school, and care environments are exhausting experiences for many children. These experiences have been even more tiresome during the COVID-19 pandemic, which has placed many children in volatile, unpredictable situations. However, unlike adults, children rarely have a space toContinue reading “Reducing Children’s Stress in Child Care”
Here at Care Courses we are an approved trainer for the Idaho STARS program, ready to assist you with continuing your professional development. Are you looking for STARS training or annual clock hours or a National CDA in Idaho? Then read on! The Department of Health and Welfare accepts all of our courses for stateContinue reading “How can I get Idaho STARS training?”
All Care Courses are accepted by the Michigan Department of Human Services towards yearly training, professional development requirements. In addition, upon successful completion of a Care Course, you can receive credit for it in the Michigan Registry (MiRegistry), towards Great Start to Quality and towards a STARS organization rating…
We’re proud to call thousands of childcare providers in the Lone Star State our students here at Care Courses. We first started our training program in Austin, and we still design courses specifically for Texas requirements! So whether you’re already using our courses for your training needs or a newcomer to us, take a minuteContinue reading “Where can I get the best Texas childcare training?”
Looking for COVID safe activities for kids? Care Courses students have come up with many COVID-safe activities. Try some of these today!
Many of our students ask us, “what can you do with a CDA?” The Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential is a nationally recognized professional credential administered by the Council for Professional Recognition. Obtaining this credential will advance your professional development and show others that you know how to support the social, emotional, physical, and intellectual developmentContinue reading “What Can You Do With A CDA?”
This week’s blog comes from our Care Course Child Development and Guidance and has information that will help you help your children succeed.