One of the most frequent questions we get is, “How do I open a daycare in my home?” or “How can I start my own home childcare?”…
You may be wondering if Care Courses are accepted for your state professional development training? That depends on the state where you work! Each state has different rules and regulations concerning childcare training, so it’s a good idea to do a little research…
Do you care for children in Maryland and need Core of Knowledge training hours? Are you trying to meet Maryland childcare training requirements? Well, you have come to the right place! Care Courses is an approved Maryland training provider. Whether you want hours for annual training, need courses for your Maryland Child Care Credential, want to pursue orContinue reading “How can I meet Maryland childcare training requirements?”
Greetings, Massachusetts childcare providers! Are you looking for child care training in Massachusetts? Do you need diverse learner training or QRIS requirements? The Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care (DEEC) accepts all Care Courses towards yearly professional development activity requirements. In addition, any Care Courses that grant 5 clock hours or more may beContinue reading “How can I get childcare training in Massachusetts?”
All Care Courses are approved for New York State’s continuing education training requirements but, to make it simple for you, we have created bundles that provide 30 hours and cover all required training topics, including the 10th training topic on adverse childhood experiences (ACEs).
Do you want to become a child care center director in Oklahoma? If you aren’t sure how to begin, Care Courses can help you understand the process and provide you with the training you need to obtain the Bronze level Oklahoma Director’s Credential. Bronze is the entry-level director’s credential in Oklahoma.
Distance learning is a great way to get the training you need without giving up your weekends or evenings to travel to classes. With distance learning from Care Courses you study when, where, and how it’s most convenient for you!
Child care providers are always on the lookout for fun activities for kids. Having fun and engaging activities for the children in your care is part of creating a joyous child care program. Care Courses offers a free one-hour course called A Joyful Life of Caregiving, which will give you great ideas for adding more joy to your child care program.
Stress is a part of everyone’s lives. The causes of stress are many—ranging from small, everyday occurrences to large, life-changing events. We often think of stressful events as negative, but even joyful events can produce stress. In addition to stresses that are part of everyday life, you have many opportunities to encounter stressful situations inContinue reading “How do Child Care Providers Deal with Stress?”
When you care for and support the learning of young children, it is essential to have accurate and up-to-date information about each child’s level of development. Observing children’s normal activities is the most reliable source of this information. Running records are one good way to keep track of your observations.