Early Educators

Teaching Teachers and Child Care Professionals

Teaching Teachers and Child Care Professionals

The Family Conservancy strives to ensure that every young child has access to high-quality early education, regardless of social standing. One highly effective way to improve the quality of early education programs is by supporting educators with professional development opportunities.

Available Trainings

Training Guidelines and Procedures

Featured Events and Projects

CLASS Institute
Director's Leadership Academy
Family Development Credential Course
Excellence in Early Care and Education Award
Early Childhood Fall Symposium
Educare

Training for Early Educators

To learn more about training offered by The Family Conservancy, please click on the link below to view all of our upcoming trainings.

Training Calendar

Online Classes for
Early Education and
Child Care Professionals

Whether you’re looking to earn a Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential or in need of continuing education to meet you annual child care training requirements, The Family Conservancy has a variety of online training opportunities to support early educators and child care professionals.

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Related Programs

Child Care
Food Program

 

The Family Conservancy is a sponsoring agency for the Child & Adult Care Food Program (CACFP). CACFP provides aid to family child care homes for the provision of nutritious foods that contribute to the wellness, healthy growth, and development of young children.

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Meet Our Coaches and Trainers

Jenny Brandt Director of Early Care and Education
Mary Williams Early Care & Education Program Manager
Jo Applegate Administrative Coordinator
Janelle Balarashti Early Care & Education Coordinator
Carol Ayres Early Care & Education Specialist
Emma Bart-Plange Early Care & Education Coordinator
Kelly Carroll Early Care & Education Specialist
Amy Cochran Early Care & Education Specialist
Jeannie Evans Early Care & Education Specialist
Nancy Heathman Early Care & Education Specialist
Leanne Hilligas Training Coordinator
Debbie Karlstrand Early Care & Education Specialist
Marsha Wiard Early Care & Education Specialist
Meg Fuehne Early Care & Education Specialist
Jenna Bodensteiner Early Care & Education Specialist
Jesi Warlick Early Care & Education Specialist
Shari Williams Early Care & Education Specialist
Ramyia Silvers Early Care & Education Specialist
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