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FY14 CDA Cohort

The Child Development Associate (CDA) Cohort is designed for early childhood educators, both in a center setting working with infant/toddlers or preschool aged children, as well as for Family Child Care (FCC) providers, who are seeking to earn their CDA.

This series of classes will provide up to 132 hours of training that comes from a combination of class instruction, book work and competency assessments. Participants who attend will also have the ability to complete their CDA Professional Portfolio during the course of the series.

The cost for this 8 month series of classes is $400. This fee covers the cost of books, classroom instruction, homework feedback, competency assessments and classroom consultation from an advisor. Prerequisite:  In order to register for the CDA cohort, you must attend a CDA Cohort Orientation class. 

Each class will be held at the thread training room with the orientation class beginning on October 2, 2013 from 7 – 9 pm.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to cohort assignments and requirements, participants must be working or volunteering with a licensed program to participate in the cohort.  It is also recommended that cohort participants have previously taken the Overview/Planting the SEED of Success class. Finally, classes must be taken as a cohort; you may not sign up for classes individually. Please see attached class schedule for class dates and topics. Please see attached class schedule for class dates and topics.

REGISTRATION: Online registration is not available for this course.  To register, either come into the thread office or call 907.265.3100 or toll free at 1.800.278.3723.

 

Date

Time

Class Topic

August 29, 2013

10 am

Registration Opens

September 13, 2013

5 pm

Registration Closes

October 2, 2013

7 – 9 pm

Safe

October 16, 2013

7 – 9 pm

Healthy

November 6, 2013

7 – 9 pm

Learning Environments

November 20, 2013

7 – 9 pm

Physical

December 4, 2013

7 – 9 pm

Cognitive

January 8, 2014

7 – 9 pm

Communication

Cohort Midpoint:  All work, including journals, tests, and competency assessments must be finished and reported by February 14, 2014 for Chapters 1 – 6.

January 22, 2014

7 – 9 pm

Creative

February 5, 2014

7 – 9 pm

Self

February 19, 2014

7 – 9 pm

Social

March 5, 2014

7 – 9 pm

Guidance

March 19, 2014

7 – 9 pm

Families

April 2, 2014

7 – 9 pm

Program Management

April 16, 2014

7 – 9 pm

Professionalism

April 30, 2014

7 – 9 pm

Summary and CDA Process

All work, including journals, tests, and competency assessments must be finished and reported by May 7, 2014 for Chapters 7 – 13.

 

Rates:
Price:
$400.00


Dates:

No training dates are currently scheduled.