EDUCATION SERVICES

 
General Information
Description of ProgramDevelops and offers professional development (training, coaching, and technical assistance) consistent with the New York State Core Body of Knowledge Core Competencies for all modalities of child care (Family, Group Family, Center and School Age). Council offers the New York State Office of Children & Family Services (NYS OCFS) mandated 15 hour Foundations in Health & Safety Training required for registration of licensing of new Family/Group Family providers; recruitment and business practices workshops; technical assistance for potential and new providers of all modalities, Medication Administration Training (MAT) required for those that administer medication to children in their program and The Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential for early childhood education professionals.

New York State Training and Technical Assistance Professional Credentialed specialists are available with expertise in infants and toddlers, preschool and elementary/middle school development, care and education. Council staff provide interactive in-person professional development at Council as well as at your location (through fee for service) as requested by programs and community agencies. Topics for training, coaching, and/or technical assistance include but are not limited tio all NYS OCFS required topics for the 30 hours of mandated training; child growth and development; responding to challenging behaviors; family and community relationships; culturally responsive practice; observation and assessment; environment and curriculum; health. safety and nutrition; coping with tragedy, trauma and disasters; professionalism and leadership; administration and management; NYS OCFS regulations; national accreditation self-studies; and professional development planning. Bilingual (English/Spanish) services are available.
LocationNassau
Geographic AreaNassau
 
Availability
Hours of OperationM-F 9am-5pm
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameJoy Connolly
Contact's PositionDirector of Education Program Services
Contact's Emailjconnolly@childcarenassau.org
Physical Site Address 199 Quentin Roosevelt Blvd., Suite 201
Physical Site City, State, ZipGarden City, NY 11530
Mailing Address 199 Quentin Roosevelt Blvd., Suite 201
Mailing City, State, ZipGarden City, NY 11530
Main Phone(516)358-9250
Fax(516)358-9287
Web Addresswww.childcarenassau.org
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateFeb18
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
CHILD CARE COUNCIL OF NASSAU, INC.
This Program: EDUCATION SERVICES
Affiliated Services: EDUCATION SERVICES