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Can I Use My High School Diploma From Another Country For My National CDA?
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?
How old do you need to be to take Care Courses?
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…
Top Five Misconceptions about Sun-Safety
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…
Reducing Children’s Stress in Child Care
Being a child can be stressful. Reducing children’s stress in child care is important. Sources of Stress 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 placed many children in unpredictable situations. Continue reading “Reducing Children’s Stress in Child Care”
How can I get Idaho STARS training?
Care Courses is 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 CDA Credential in Idaho? Then read on! Idaho Department of Health and Welfare Requirements The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare accepts all ofContinue reading “How can I get Idaho STARS training?”
Michigan Child Care 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…
Where can I get Texas childcare training?
Texas Childcare Training We’re proud to call thousands of childcare providers in the Lone Star State our students here at Care Courses. Our training school was founded in Austin in 1990, and we still design courses specifically for Texas childcare training requirements! So whether you’re already using our courses for your training needs or aContinue reading “Where can I get Texas childcare training?”
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. The council is often called the CDA Council. Obtaining a CDA credential will advance your professional development. This achievement shows others that you know how to support the social, emotional, physical, and intellectual development of young children.Continue reading “What Can You Do With A CDA?”
How to Help Children Succeed
This week’s blog comes from our Care Course Child Development and Guidance and has information that will help you help your children succeed.