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Pennsylvania Funded Online Child Care Classes

Pennsylvania Classes that are funded by the Southwest Regional Key: A program of the YWCA of Greater Pittsburgh. Announcing new online child care classes that are funded by the Southwest Regional Key! Click here to register on the PA. Keys … Continue reading

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Surviving the Summer

Surviving the Summer by Ruth (reprinted with permission)The final bell rings and excited children everywhere flee the school in happiness…this marks the start of the Summer Vacation. As children dream of this day quickly approaching, parents and caregivers look for … Continue reading

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Child Care Funding Opportunities

Here are some current child care funding opportunities. We do our best to keep this list up-to-date but cannot verify it’s accuracy. Home Depot Community Impact Grants The Home Depot Foundation offers grants, up to $5,000, to IRS-registered 501c designated … Continue reading

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Free Online Child Care Class

Both Teacher and Child Care Appreciation is celebrated in May. To celebrate, we are offering a free online child care class! First Friends–1 clock hour This online child care training class will review how children form early friendships and what … Continue reading

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Online Classes for CDA Renewal

Your CDA Credential is valid for three years from the award date, and it must be renewed before it expires. A CDA Credential may only be renewed for the original setting, age-level endorsement, and specialization Save money buy enrolling in … Continue reading

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Easter Egg Fun – Decoration Ideas

There is so much more you can do with eggs than just following the steps on the back of a kit box. I hope the Easter egg decoration ideas below will inspire some creative Easter egg designs for you to … Continue reading

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Pennsylvania Online Classes for Spring

Pennsylvania Classes that are funded by the Southwest Regional Key: A program of the YWCA of Greater Pittsburgh. Spring Calendar   March 20th-March 31st Bullies: How to Manage and Prevent Their Behavior Online Class  –Although bullying has been a problem … Continue reading

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Free Trial Online Class

Free trial online class Gather ‘Round for Circle Time-1 clock hour This is a class that will help providers improve their curriculum. You will learn how to plan for a developmentally appropriate circle time that has value and interest for … Continue reading

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2016 Child Care News Stories

Here are some of the top news and research stories from the past year of 2016 U.S. Department of Education Announces $3 Million in Pay for Success Grants for Preschool Programs Federal report recommends teaching self-regulation in schools How dwelling … Continue reading

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