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The Only Child Development Associate Preparation Program Powered by CLASS® Learn about the key features in the CDA with CLASS®, a program designed to support organizations in building a strong workforce, and to support individuals in continuing their education. The CDA with CLASS gives teachers the support they need to complete the required CDA coursework and portfolio requirements—all on their own schedule. In this demo, you'll learn about: The key features that make CDA with CLASS the industry’s standard Our different course offerings designed for you to choose your best learning experience The easy-to-use platform and mobile friendly course platform Please note: We do not offer certificates of attendance for product demos.
As we approach the midpoint of the school year, it is more important than ever to check in with your staff and make sure that they are feeling supported. As we work to increase teacher retention and support, now is the time to re-energize your team. In this webinar, we discuss ways to address common challenges in the workforce: Keeping up with credentialing Handling challenging behavior stemming from trauma with compassion Offering PD opportunities that leave your staff energized and equipped Whether your goal is helping your teachers navigate student trauma or getting them excited about all things CLASS, you will have the opportunity to explore a variety of options for creating a stronger school year. If you were unable to attend live, please register for the webinar to receive access.
Because October is Head Start Awareness Month, Impacting the Classroom is celebrating with a closer look at Head Start, the federal government’s program to support student readiness and child development. Today’s guests are Christa Wesley, a Head Start Director at Cheaha Head Start in Alabama, and Marcia Flores, the Vice President of Chicanos por la Causa in Arizona, Texas, and New Mexico. Listen to the episode to learn what the critical areas for families are that Marcia and Christa see working in Head Start, how each of them reached their current positions, what their different communities look and how Head Start can serve them.
This webinar focuses on meaningful ways to engage with families. You will learn about effective classroom practices and concrete strategies for promoting connection and communication with families.
Join us as we dive into the value of interactions and discuss Teachstone’s evolution toward more equitable, accessible, and impactful CLASS measurement and improvement systems. As a leader in your program or system, it is important that you have the knowledge and tools you need to evolve your organization's use of CLASS. In this webinar, leaders will receive considerations and guidance for supporting educators and staff throughout a transition period to CLASS 2nd Edition. Tune in for a sneak peek at the evolved Dimensions Guide and the new CLASS 2nd Edition Overview for Educators!
Escuche mientras Sandra ayuda a los educadores a comprender por qué ocurren las rabietas y los berrinches y cómo responder a ellos. Este episodio se enfoca en el apoyo temprano del lenguaje, la orientación del comportamiento y la sensibilidad del maestro.
This webinar offers an opportunity for CLASS Affiliate Trainers to learn more about what’s new in CLASS 2nd Edition, how you can deepen your knowledge of the updated tool, and how you can help introduce the CLASS enhancements to your colleagues and eventually begin delivering CLASS 2nd Edition trainings. If you are interested in learning more about this exciting launch, please register and join us live! Our commitment is to provide the time, flexibility, and support that each of our partners needs to plan for and implement these enhancements to yield the greatest impacts—regardless of when your program chooses to transition to 2nd Edition
To celebrate the dedication of Head Start educators and leaders, we are hosting a free one-day event focused on supporting those working in Head Start programs. You’ll hear from experienced early childhood professionals who will inspire, challenge, and celebrate your hard work.
Mentoring educators is a challenging job, and it takes tremendous work. When it comes to building your coaching capacity, you need a program that aligns with your specific needs on your CLASS® journey. This was an interactive presentation. We opened up the floor for lots of questions and opportunities to share the current pain points that your leaders and coaches may be experiencing. In this webinar, we explore the differences and benefits of three evidence-based certification programs that support coaches: CLASS® Group Coaching, 1:1 Video Coaching, and CLASS Master Coaching. Whether you’re looking to conduct professional learning cohorts with teachers, support the individual needs of educators or hone your skills as a coach, you’ll find the right certification to fit your needs.
To be an effective teacher and classroom presence, the adults have to work together as much as or more than the students do. Classrooms work best when co-teachers understand each other and work together. How can teachers ensure that they’re in sync with each other, and how can CLASS help? In today’s episode, you’ll hear a fun conversation between Kate Cline and return guest Deirdre Harris. Learn about parallel processes for adult behavior, making a lesson plan with other team members, and how team agreements can be made to improve the way the classroom runs and ensure a shared vision.