Resource and Referral

PROVIDER RESOURCES
Texas Rising Star Provider Certification
Texas School Readiness Certification System
National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood Texas
Texas Workforce Commission
CCAA Portal
Tips for Starting a Child Care Business
Child Care Licensing for Providers

ONLINE TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES AND
CLASSROOM RESOURCES

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Aim4Excellence™ is an online national director credential for early childhood administrators. The credential focuses on the essential knowledge and skills you need to deliver high-quality programming for children. Click here to learn more.

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FREE quality online training for Child Care Professionals provided by Texas AgriLife Extension Service, in partnership with the Department of Family & Protective Services – Child Care Licensing Division. For more information click here.

Free Staff Development Training Materials from Community Playthings
http://www.communityplaythings.com/resources


Nutrition Information From The United States Department of Agriculture
http://www.choosemyplate.gov/


Environments Staff Training Aids
These free staff training aides cover a variety of subjects to address basic skills as well as specific concerns of caregivers and educators. Directors, Supervisors, and other Early Childhood Administrators will find these aids appropriate, relevant, and simple to reproduce and use in staff training sessions. These aids provide many practical suggestions for program enhancement while encouraging and modeling lifelong learning.
http://www.environments.com/community/landing.aspx?campaignid=1995


Environments Free Label Maker
http://www.environments.com/community/landing.aspx?campaignid=1993

Free Child Care Forms, Printable Reports, Letters, Contracts
http://www.childcarelounge.com/printables/printable-forms.php

Welcome to the Activity Idea Place -
the theme based lesson plan resource.

http://www.123child.com/

Infant and Toddler Lesson Planning Ideas
http://www.pammshouse.com/lessonplans.html

Preschool Printables
http://www.preschoolprintables.com/plan/plan.shtml

Nuttin’ But Preschool
http://www.nuttinbutpreschool.com/printable-lesson-plan-template/

Preschool Plan It
http://www.preschool-plan-it.com/

The Teacher’s Desk
http://www.2care2teach4kids.com/preschool/classroommanagement/teachersdesk/page2.htm

OTHER TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES
Please check our website periodically for upcoming and changing local training opportunities.
We will update them here as we plan them or hear about them in our Region.

PROVIDER RESOURCES
Texas Rising Star Provider Certification
Texas School Readiness Certification System
National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood Texas
Texas Workforce Commission
CCAA Portal
Tips for Starting a Child Care Business
Child Care Licensing for Providers
ONLINE TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES
https://www.hotworkforce.com/ChildCare/images/aim.png
Aim4Excellence™ is an online national director credential for early childhood administrators. The credential focuses on the essential knowledge and skills you need to deliver high-quality programming for children. Click here to learn more.

https://www.hotworkforce.com/ChildCare/images/aglife.jpg
FREE quality online training for Child Care Professionals provided by Texas AgriLife Extension Service, in partnership with the Department of Family & Protective Services – Child Care Licensing Division. For more information click here.
OTHER TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES
Please check our website periodically for upcoming and changing local training opportunities.
We will update them here as we plan them or hear about them in our Region.


PROVIDER RESOURCES
Texas Rising Star Provider Certification
Texas School Readiness Certification System
National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood Texas
Texas Workforce Commission
CCAA Portal
Tips for Starting a Child Care Business
Child Care Licensing for Providers
ONLINE TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES
https://www.hotworkforce.com/ChildCare/images/aim.png
Aim4Excellence™ is an online national director credential for early childhood administrators. The credential focuses on the essential knowledge and skills you need to deliver high-quality programming for children. Click here to learn more.

https://www.hotworkforce.com/ChildCare/images/aglife.jpg
FREE quality online training for Child Care Professionals provided by Texas AgriLife Extension Service, in partnership with the Department of Family & Protective Services – Child Care Licensing Division. For more information click here.
OTHER TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES
Please check our website periodically for upcoming and changing local training opportunities.
We will update them here as we plan them or hear about them in our Region.