Category Archives: Professional Development

Do you have a great idea for helping your community of little learners, but don’t have the funding to see it through? Want to learn more about how you can get funding for early language & literacy support?      Then this workshop is for you! The Early Language and Literacy Mini-Grant Program is a partnership between… Read more »

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2017-2018 CHILD CARE SERVICES TRAINING Family Child Care Learning Home Leadership Institute: Cruising to Excellence Back by popular demand! This comprehensive institute is geared towards Family Child Care Learning Home (FCCLH) Owners seeking to grow in their leadership practices. It will consist of several content areas aimed to address essential information required to effectively operate… Read more »

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Quality Rated eligible providers must be star rated by 12/31/2020 in order to continue to receive Child Care and Parent Services (CAPS) funding. Upcoming Question & Answer Sessions across Georgia will review the supports available to you today to help you earn your Quality Rated star rating by the deadline. Still more questions about Quality… Read more »

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Inclusion Training – FREE ! ! ! The introductory Inclusion Class, Count Me In! Including Each and Every Child!, is being offered for free: When:   April 25, 2017, 6:00 – 8:00 PM Where:  Peyton Anderson Building – Juanita Jordan Room 277 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. Training Information: 2 hours of BFTS approved Training Hours… Read more »

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You are invited to be part of CCR&R Region 3’s very first Director to Director (D2D) meetings! In partnership with Quality Care for Children and The Georgia Alliance, Leap Early Learning Partners will be hosting our first D2D series in McDonough, GA.  We encourage you to join us for these monthly support meeting.  You will… Read more »

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Leap Early Learning Partners is proud to partner in an exciting training opportunity:  Rockdale Career Academy’s Early Childhood Education Conference 2017! The Conference will take place on February 18, 2017 at the Rockdale Career Academy in Conyers, GA. Registration begins at 7 a.m. and training sessions will be held from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m…. Read more »

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Dear Child Care Provider: As part of the Child Care and Development Block Grant (CCDBG) Act of 2014, rules were adopted to help strengthen the foundation of health and safety for children in out-of-home environments. In October those rules went into effect in Georgia for all licensed child care programs. The revised rules require all… Read more »

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In case you missed it, Georgia’s Department of Early Care and Learning (DECAL) recently released news of their updated website.  We encourage parents, early learning professionals and advocates to read the original email that follows and to check out the new site. April 4, 2016 News Release: In this electronic age, the front door of… Read more »

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