Online FCCH Community of Practice: Operating in Uncertain Times

ONLINE through Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Ashland Ave, Asheville, NC

Online: Family Child Care Home (FCCH)  Community of Practice: Operating in Uncertain Times  BPFC strives to offer providers with as much support as possible during stressful times. Do you need an outlet to share your concerns with others in the same situation? Do you have questions about what’s happening, what resources are available, or rules […]

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Online: Directors Community of Practice

ONLINE through Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Ashland Ave, Asheville, NC

CONNECT with peers. LEARN from experts. SHARE best practices. Online- Directors Community of Practice The purpose of this Community of Practice is to have dedicated space for directors to learn from and connect with each other around the issues most pressing to THEM. The topics of these 6 sessions(facilitated by Joshua McClure ) will be […]

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In Person: Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED – American Red Cross

NEW LOCATION- Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Ave, Asheville, NC

Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED - Red Cross Training– American Red Cross Infant, Child, Adult First Aid/CPR/AED will be covered in this 6 hour training. Participants will be certified in the Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED – American Red Cross upon successful completion of the course. Please note: **We have moved: this training will take place at […]

Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED – American Red Cross

NEW LOCATION- Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Ave, Asheville, NC

In Person: Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED – American Red Cross Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED Training– American Red CrossInfant, Child, Adult First Aid/CPR/AED will be covered in this 6 hour training. Participants will be certified in the Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED – American Red Cross upon successful completion of the course. Please note: […]

ITS-SIDS- ONLINE

Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Avenue, Asheville, NC

This ONLINE workshop will provide the NC Licensing regulations and overview of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). Please note: RegistraRegistration Deadline–Sunday, June 12th, 2022This workshop will address the North Carolina Child Care Licensing regulation related to care of an infant (12 months or younger) in a center or home. Included will be an overview of […]

Creating a Literacy Rich Environment in the Outdoors

Verner Center for Early Learning 2586 Riceville Road, Asheville, NC

If you are looking for ways to increase language development and literacy justice, the outdoor space is a great way to do that! If you are looking for ways to increase language development and literacy justice, the outdoor space is a great way to do that. Join us for this in-person outdoor training on how […]

Online FCCH Community of Practice: Operating in Uncertain Times

ONLINE through Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Ashland Ave, Asheville, NC

Online: Family Child Care Home (FCCH)  Community of Practice: Operating in Uncertain Times BPFC strives to offer providers with as much sOnline: Family Child Care Home (FCCH)  Community of Practice: Operating in Uncertain Times. BPFC strives to offer providers with as much support as possible during stressful times. Do you need an outlet to share […]

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ONLINE: Playground Safety

ONLINE through Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Ashland Ave, Asheville, NC

This workshop will satisfy the current playground safety course requirement. Playground Safety This workshop will satisPlayground Safety This workshop will satisfy the current playground safety course requirement.ONLINE: Playground Safety This workshop will satisfy the current playground safety course requirement.  Four specific areas will be addressed:  Playground safety hazards, playground supervision, maintenance and general upkeep of […]

ITS-SIDS- ONLINE

Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Avenue, Asheville, NC

This ONLINE workshop will provide the NC Licensing regulations and overview of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). Please note: RegistraRegistration Deadline–Sunday, July 17th, 2022This workshop will address the North Carolina Child Care Licensing regulation related to care of an infant (12 months or younger) in a center or home. Included will be an overview of […]

Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED – American Red Cross

NEW LOCATION- Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Ave, Asheville, NC

In Person: Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED – American Red Cross Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED Training– American Red CrossInfant, Child, Adult First Aid/CPR/AED will be covered in this 6 hour training. Participants will be certified in the Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED – American Red Cross upon successful completion of the course. 1. Please […]

Creating a Literacy Rich Environment in the Outdoors

Verner Center for Early Learning 2586 Riceville Road, Asheville, NC

If you are looking for ways to increase language development and literacy justice, the outdoor space is a great way to do that!If you are looking for ways to increase language development and literacy justice, the outdoor space is a great way to do that. Join us for this in-person outdoor training on how to […]

Online: Emergency Preparedness and Response

Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Avenue, Asheville, NC

Training- 2 Days- at Lunchtime- 1pm-2:15pm ONLINE: Emergency Preparedness & Response Please note: This is NOT the training required for the Health & Safety trainings. This training is required for one designated staff member per site and pertains to the site EPR plan. The NC Child Care Commission approved new rules that went into effect on July […]

ITS-SIDS- ONLINE

Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Avenue, Asheville, NC

This ONLINE workshop will provide the NC Licensing regulations and overview of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). Registration Deadline–Sunday, August 28th at 7pm. This workshop will address the North Carolina Child Care Licensing regulation related to care of an infant (12 months or younger) in a center or home. Included will be an overview of […]

IN-PERSON-Creating a Literacy Rich Environment in the Outdoors

Verner Center for Early Learning 2586 Riceville Road, Asheville, NC

If you are looking for ways to increase language development and literacy justice, the outdoor space is a great way to do that. Join us for this in-person outdoor training on how to create a literacy rich environment for all ages. We will be providing ideas, resources, literacy setting examples, book ideas, SPOD in the […]

In-Person- Teacher and Toddler Self-Regulation: It Takes Two to Tango

Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Avenue, Asheville, NC

PIZZA NIGHT: Come and enjoy both PIZZA and a training on teacher and toddler self-regulation. This In-Person workshop will start with a short presentation on what self-regulation is, what it looks like and how it develops in both young children and adults. We will discuss in large and small groups, all kinds of strategies related […]

BPFC Directors Meet and Mingle – Morning!

Taco Billy 201 Haywood Road, Asheville, NC

at Taco BillyThursday, September 29, 20228:30-10:30am (drop in at any time!) at Taco Billy (201 Haywood Road, Asheville NC 28806)Parking available out front or nearby street parkingFREE event but RSVP strongly encouragedComplimentary coffee and breakfast tacos.Buncombe Partnership for Children Child Care Resources invites you to come have some food and say hello and mingle with […]

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BPFC Directors Meet and Mingle – Evening!

Ben's Tune Up 195 Hilliard Ave., Asheville, NC

at Ben's Tune UpThursday, September 29, 20225:00-7:00pm (drop in at any time!) at Ben's Tune Up (195 Hilliard Ave. 28801) Street parking available, or parking at our nearby downtown office lot (53 Asheland Ave) and a short walk to Ben's Tune Up.FREE event but RSVP strongly encouragedComplimentary finger foods and soft drinks/water Buncombe Partnership for […]

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IN-PERSON- What About Me? LGBTQIA Culturally Competent Practices for ECE

Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Avenue, Asheville, NC

PIZZA NIGHT:  Come and enjoy PIZZA and a training on LGBTQIA culturally competent practices tonight. In-Person Training: What About Me? LGBTQIA Culturally Competent Practices for Early Childhood Classrooms    As early education professionals, in all settings from Family Child Care to Head Start, we are in a unique position to welcome, embrace, and empower LGBTQIA […]

IN-PERSON – ITS-SIDS

Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Avenue, Asheville, NC

Pizza Night: Come and enjoy PIZZA and a training on SIDS tonight. This In-Person workshop will provide the NC Licensing regulations and overview of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). Registration Deadline–Monday, Oct 17th at 10am, 2022 This workshop will address the North Carolina Child Care Licensing regulation related to care of an infant (12 months […]

IN-PERSON- Art with Very Young Children

Black Mountain Presbyterian Church 117 Montreat Road, Black Mountain, NC

Come and let's talk about both the challenges and joys of introducing art materials and activities with infants & toddlers. This training will address the importance of art experiences with very young children, (infants and toddlers). Teachers will discuss the advantages and challenges of introducing and managing art materials. After this training, teachers will have […]

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IN-PERSON: Square Peg in a Round Hole: Improving Circle Time in Early Childhood

Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Avenue, Asheville, NC

PIZZA Night: Come and enjoy both PIZZA and a training on Circle Time. Are you tired of the same old circle time games and activities? Is it hard to keep your little wiggly friends engaged? Join us for some new approaches and techniques about circle time! You will be given hands-on experience in creating and […]

ONLINE: Important Licensing Updates w/DCDEE Licensing Consultants- 1pm Session

Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Avenue, Asheville, NC

Come hear about important licensing updates, rules and new information from our DCDEE licensing consultants. *We are offering this twice, once at 1 PM and once at 6 PM on the same day. Make sure you know which one you are signing up for.* This is the 1 PM session below. Important Licensing Updates w/DCDEE […]

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ONLINE: Important Licensing Updates w/DCDEE Licensing Consultants- 6PM Session

Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Avenue, Asheville, NC

Come hear about important licensing updates, rules and new information from our DCDEE licensing consultants. *We are offering this twice, on the same day. Make sure you know which one you are signing up for.* This is the 6 PM session below. Important Licensing Updates w/DCDEE Licensing Consultants for Center Directors. DCDEE Licensing Consultants-Karla Terry, […]

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IN-PERSON – Demystifying the Environment Rating Scales: ECERS-R

Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Avenue, Asheville, NC

Demystifying the Environment Rating Scales-ECERS-RIN-PERSON - Demystifying the Environment Rating Scales- ECERS-RThis training will focus on the characteristics of the ECERS-R scale, and address common concerns and low-scoring areas, explain key terms used throughout the scale and explore ways that preschool teachers and administrators can use the ECERS-R to increase the everyday quality of their […]

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American Red Cross CPR & First Aid – Adult & Child (IN PERSON)

Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Avenue, Asheville, NC

American Red Cross CPR & First Aid - Adult & Child Infant, Child, Adult CPR, AED, and First Aid will be covered in this 4 hour training. Par Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED Training– American Red CrossInfant, Child, Adult First Aid/CPR/AED will be covered in this 6 hour training. Participants will be certified in the […]

Teachstone PreK Observer training

Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Avenue, Asheville, NC

"CLASS Observer training is a 2-day in-person training where participants learn the methodology and assessment of CLASS. Registration link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/teachstone-prek-observer-training-tickets-487127360047 Monday and Tuesday, November 28th and 29th, 2022 8:30AM-5:00pm (must attend both days) BPFC Training room, 53 Asheland Ave. Suite 102A, Asheville NC 28801 Cost: $275 materials fee **Eligible administrators/Directors who attend will recieve a $1000 […]

ONLINE- ITS-SIDS

Online through -Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Ave, Suite 102A, Asheville, NC

This ONLINE workshop will provide the NC Licensing regulations and overview of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS).Registration Deadline–Sunday Dec 4th, at 6pm, 2022This ONLINE workshop will address the North Carolina Child Care Licensing regulation related to care of an infant (12 months or younger) in a center or home. Included will be an overview of […]

Online: Emergency Preparedness and Response

Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Avenue, Asheville, NC

Training- 2 Days- at Lunchtime- 1pm-2:15pmONLINE: Emergency Preparedness & Response Please note: This is NOT the training required for the Health & Safety trainings. This training is required for one designated staff member per site and pertains to the site EPR plan.The NC Child Care Commission approved new rules that went into effect on July 1, 2015.  […]

ONLINE: Language & Literacy in Early Childhood

Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Avenue, Asheville, NC

Come and enjoy a training on Language and Literacy in Early Childhood.This training provides an overview of the typical developmental stages of language and literacy learning for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers, focusing on what teachers can do to support learning and development within various language domains. The training demystifies language and literacy learning for young […]

ONLINE: Playground Safety

ONLINE through Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Ashland Ave, Asheville, NC

This workshop will satisfy the current playground safety course requirement. ONLINE: Playground Safety This workshop will satisfy the current playground safety course requirement.  Four specific areas will be addressed:  Playground safety hazards, playground supervision, maintenance and general upkeep of the outdoor area, and developmentally appropriate equipment. Trainer: Stevie Alverson, Early Childhood Specialist- BPFC Training Location […]

American Red Cross CPR & First Aid – Adult & Child (IN PERSON)

Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Avenue, Asheville, NC

American Red Cross CPR & First Aid - Adult & Child Infant, Child, Adult CPR, AED, and First Aid will be covered in this 4 hour training. Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED Training– American Red CrossInfant, Child, Adult First Aid/CPR/AED will be covered in this 6 hour training. Participants will be certified in the Adult […]

ONLINE: How are you? How am I? Emotional Literacy for Preschoolers

Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Avenue, Asheville, NC

This training will focus on emotional literacy- the ability to identify, understand and express emotions and respond in a healthy manner.Most preschool teachers are diligent about introducing their students to a large variety of literature and pre-literacy activities. But emotional literacy – the ability to identify, understand and respond to emotions in yourself and others […]