Birth to 3 Years Certification Course
Growing Great Kids In Center-Based & Family Care (GGK CBFC) Professional Development Programs, for Birth to 3 and Preschool Teachers/Caregivers, stand alone with their primary focus on building relationships with children that support infant/childhood social, emotional and mental health. These skill-driven certification courses, with complementary curricula components, enrich childcare environments by cultivating GGK's Daily Do's: 6 Essential Teacher/Caregiver Skill Sets, aimed at providing responsive, empathic care while offering children developmentally sensitive stimulation.
Preschool Certification Course
GKI offers 2 methods for delivering GGK CBFC Teacher/Caregiver Professional Certification Courses, designed with flexible scheduling alternatives to meet the time constraints of center-based teachers and family caregivers. Structured in a "module format", these Birth to 3 & Preschool Courses can be delivered sequentially in week long seminars, or individually in 3-4 hour workshops. Each can be selected to build identified training needs within convenient, teacher/caregiver time frames.
GGK CBFC Professional Development Programs consist of comprehensive, teacher/caregiver training modules and curricula that include Child Development Activities as well as culturally inclusive, graphically engaging, Parent Resource Materials.
GKI offers 2 options for advancing your teacher/caregiver skills with GGK's Birth to 3 Years or GGK for Preschoolers Professional Development Courses:
Early childhood Educators attending TTT Institutes grow skills for teaching GGK's Daily Do's, 6 essential teacher/caregiver skill sets and facilitating GGK CBFC Professional Development modules.
The GGK In Center-Based & Family Care Certification Courses, delivered by a GGK Master Trainer or your own certified GGK CBFC Trainer, are unique in that they are skill-driven rather than information-focused.
Building on academic teacher education programs, they encapsulate early childhood development and best care practices into 6 easy to remember, practical Teaching/Caregiving Strategies aimed at nurturing children with strong self esteem, curious minds, empathic social relationships and the problem solving skills imperative to successfully navigating their world.
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