Professional Development Posted on March 9, 2015June 28, 2017 by Sonja Palmer Check the Training and Event Calendar for new workshops, trainings, and learning opportunities in the Asheville Area. There are lots of resources available for Directors and Center Owners, including help with rating scales and assessments. Interested in continuing your education? Find out more about what Higher Ed programs are available in our area -- and ways to pay for them! Early Childhood professionals can benefit from joining a Community of Practice or Professional Learning Community, to share new ideas and expertise with peers. ConnectECE is our online training platform, with new self-paced courses being added regularly. MMCI is a great training series aimed at maximizing the effectiveness of your interactions in the classroom. Have an idea for a training you'd like to offer, or a training you'd like to see happen? Email firstname.lastname@example.org to share your thoughts!