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WECA can customize a training for your program. For more information please call Carrie Holden in the WECA Milwaukee office at 414-988-7321.

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April

Wisconsin Model Early Learning Standards (WMELS)

This training will provide participants with an opportunity to explore the WMELS so that they will be able to use them to build a foundation for high quality care and education for all children from birth to the beginning of first grade.
Participants will learn how to apply the WMELS Performance Standards to determine what children should know and be able to do, plan learning experiences, provide supportive environments and collect data to ensure that all children are learning and making progress.
This WMELS course meets Saturday from 8:30am-1:30pm, April 25; May 9, 23. You must attend all sessions in order to receive credit.

Location: West Allis Children’s Center, 1126 S. South 70th Street, Suite 112-1
Training Tier Level: 3
Fee: $60.00

Topics: YoungStar, Learning Environment, Health and Wellness, Program Management, Inclusion and Diversity
Date: Apr 25 – May 23, 2015
Time: 8:30am – 1:30pm
City: West Allis
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May

It’s Not Just for Kids' Stuff: All About YoungStar Micro-Grants

A webinar for program directors and family child care business owners participating in YoungStar

Did you know…
•    You can use your Micro-Grant for resources for your staff?
•    You can use your Micro-Grant for training and conference registration fees OR for credit based education?
•    You can use your Micro-Grant for improvements to your environment?
Learn all about what your Micro-Grant dollars can and cannot be used for, and hear about unique ways programs are using their Micro-Grant dollars to maximize their star rating. Plenty of time for all your questions!

This webinar is free, but you must pre-register.

Training Tier Level: 1

Topics: YoungStar
Date: Monday, May 11, 2015
Time: 6:30pm – 8:00pm
City: Webinar
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There's More to Family Child Care

Session will provide information and resources on many professional steps to take while making your business successful. Come to learn about the benefits, resources, support and training you can receive as a Family Child Care Provider.
This Session will meet at the WECA Milwaukee Office.
Free parking is available behind the building. Enter under the red canopy.

Location: WECA, 316 N Milwaukee St, Suite 436
Fee: $0.00

Topics: Learning Environment, Health and Wellness, Personal and Professional Development, Program Management
Date: Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Time: 7:00pm – 8:30pm
City: Milwaukee
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Prácticas Profesionales y de Negocios para Guarderías Familiares

“Estrategias de Negocios” es una revisión practica y detallada de lo que significan Practicas Profesionales y de Negocios en YoungStar.  Revisaremos lo que YoungStar requiere para cada nivel de estrellas así como presupuestos, mantenimiento de registros, manuales de pólizas, modelo de normas de trabajo, y más.  Los participantes tendrán la oportunidad de trabajar en estas practicas durante el taller!
Traiga:
Copias actualizadas de sus pólizas, y manuales para el personal y los padres.  
Presupuesto /Estados de Perdidas y Ganancias (si los tiene) y un calculador
Objetivos de Aprendizaje: Al completar este taller, los participantes podrán...
Entender las practicas requeridas para 2, 3, 4 y 5-niveles de estrellas
Identificar tres practicas de negocios que necesite desarrollar en YoungStar
Identificar dos recursos que le puedan ayudar en el proceso de desarrollar practicas de negocios
Articular el impacto que el ambiente de trabajo de los adultos tiene en  la calidad del programa y planear de forma intencional para mejorar
Necesita matricularse con anticipación
Descuento: los miembros de 4C reciben $10 de descuento. Entre el código promocional 4C2015.

Location: 4C Madison, 5 Odana Court
Training Tier Level: 2
Fee: $40.00 (incluye refrigerio, materiales y el libro: Escala de Evaluación de la Administración de Negocios pa)

Topics: YoungStar
Date: May 16 – May 23, 2015
Time: 8:30am – 12:30pm
City: Madison
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Past Trainings

  • Guiding Children’s Behavior in Afterschool/School-Age Programs (A self-study) (Saturday, January 17, 2015 — Milwaukee)
  • Trauma Informed Practices: Fostering Self-Regulation and Resilience in Children (Monday, March 2, 2015 — Webinar)
  • Calculating Your Space-Time Percentage (Thursday, April 2, 2015 — Webinar)
  • Super Saturday: A Multitude of Options to Fit Your Specific Needs (Saturday, April 18, 2015 — Milwaukee)
  • Wisconsin Model Early Learning Standards (WMELS) (Apr 25 – May 23, 2015 — West Allis)