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Presents the Online Learning Library Initiative (OLLI) Interested in starting a child care program? Need help with behavior and classroom management or intentional teaching practices, etc.? OLLI can help! OLLI houses free Department of Early Care and Learning (DECAL) approved training courses for Georgia child care providers and trainers covering the following topics: Access these… Read more »

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Greetings Community Partners, The Georgia Department of Early Care & Learning invites early learning professionals, leaders, and community partners to join together for a one-day virtual summit on trauma-informed approaches for supporting young children and their families. This summit will help you become more trauma informed as you work with families to build resilience and… Read more »

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Quality Care for Children’s Business Support Services will be hosting free webinars through the month of October. They would love for you to be in attendance as they discuss topics such as: Retirement Planning, the new normalcy operating during COVID-19, and free access to a child care budgeting tool for your business. Please view the… Read more »

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It’s the 10th anniversary of the annual event: Georgia Pre-K Week! This year’s event will virtually bring together people from across the state to celebrate the importance of Georgia Pre-K and the lives of the state’s youngest learners. We hope you will join! Register Today! Looking for resources to celebrate #GaPreKWeek? Follow this link for… Read more »

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Greetings Farm to ECE Coalition!  The sign up for this year’s October Farm to School Month campaign is now open! Sign up today to receive access for an online toolkit filled with turnip-themed activities, standards-based lessons, recipes, and more. The first 300 individuals to sign up will be mailed seeds, washable tattoos, and our school garden… Read more »

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The Child Care Services (CCS) TA Unit is now taking request from TA/support for any program, regardless of their compliance status. For any provider(s) that require support in any area of their program, CCS would be happy to help and provide resources (even if the concern is not listed on the flyer). For inquires, please… Read more »

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Did you know that 44 million kids (ages 3-17) have diagnosed anxiety, and 1.9 million have diagnosed depression. Per Feel Your Feels: “Launched in 2020 by Georgia’s Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities and Voices for Georgia’s Children along with incredible partners, the Free Your Feels campaign helps Georgia’s children, teens, and young adults stay mentally healthy… Read more »

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On Wednesday, August 19th, state agencies released COVID-19 guidance for Georgia childcare facilities. The Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning (DECAL) and the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) joined together to develop the guidelines, which cover everything from drop-off/arrival, food preparation and meal service, to how and where to report confirmed cases of… Read more »

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