Teachstone PreK Observer training

Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Avenue, Asheville, NC, United States

"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, United States

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, United States

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, United States

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, United States

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, United States

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, United States

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 […]

ONLINE- ITS-SIDS

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

This ONLINE workshop will provide the NC Licensing regulations and overview of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS).Registration Deadline–Sunday, Jan 29th at 6pm, 2023This 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 […]

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

Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Avenue, Asheville, NC, United States

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 Cross Infant, Child, Adult First Aid/CPR/AED will be covered in this 6 hour training. Participants will be certified in the […]

Higher Education Supports Info Session (Daytime session)

Meet Aimee McNeill, BPFC's Early Childhood Education Coach, to learn about the many opportunities for pursuing higher education! This session is designed for those who are interested in going to school or are currently in school pursuing higher education. Come meet Aimee McNeill, BPFC'S Early Childhood Education Coach as she shares information about: stipends, coaching, […]

Free

Higher Education Supports Info Session (Evening session)

Meet Aimee McNeill, BPFC's Early Childhood Education Coach, to learn about the many opportunities for pursuing higher education! This session is designed for those who are interested in going to school or are currently in school pursuing higher education. Come meet Aimee McNeill, BPFC'S Early Childhood Education Coach as she shares information about: stipends, coaching, […]

Free

BLENDED LEARNING American Red Cross CPR & First Aid – Adult & Child

Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Avenue, Asheville, NC, United States

American Red Cross CPR & First Aid - Adult & Child Infant, Child, Adult CPR, AED, and First Aid will be covered in this hybrid training Blended Learning Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED Training– American Red CrossInfant, Child, Adult First Aid/CPR/AED will be covered in this training. The Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED blended learning […]

Let’s Play! Play-Based Literacy for Early Childhood Educators

Community Action Opportunities 25 Gaston St., Asheville, NC, United States

Infuse the play-based activities already happening in your classroom with foundational literacy skills practice!Explore play-based literacy in this fun and engaging 1.5 hour workshop! Learn the science behind how children 0-5 years start developing oral language and phonological awareness, and then workshop ways to infuse your play-based learning centers with culturally-responsive elements, letter-sound awareness, vocabulary, […]

Free

ONLINE- ITS-SIDS

This ONLINE workshop will provide the NC Licensing regulations and overview of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS).Registration Deadline–Sunday, March 26, at 6pm, 2023This 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 Appropriate Expectations: Rethinking “Challenging” Behaviors

Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Avenue, Asheville, NC, United States

This workshop will encourage participants to examine expectations, interactions, planning and learning environments."During this one-hour workshop, we will examine our expectations, interactions, planning, and learning environments to understand the needs of young children.At Transforming Early Childhood Education LLC, we believe early childhood professional development should be laughter-filled. It should also be engaging, collaborative, hands-on, and […]

BLENDED LEARNING American Red Cross CPR & First Aid – Adult & Child

Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Avenue, Asheville, NC, United States

American Red Cross CPR & First Aid - Adult & Child Infant, Child, Adult CPR, AED, and First Aid will be covered in this hybrid training Blended Learning Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED Training– American Red Cross Infant, Child, Adult First Aid/CPR/AED will be covered in this training. The Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED blended […]

Online: Emergency Preparedness and Response

Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Avenue, Asheville, NC, United States

2-day training, April 17 and 19, 2023, 1-2:15pm both daysONLINE: 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 […]

April Online Directors Community of Practice: Stressin’ the ERS

CONNECT with peers. LEARN from experts. SHARE best practices.Online- Directors Community of PracticeThe 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 free monthly sessions will be largely participant-directed. Some will be […]

Free

Center Director News and Updates w/DCDEE Licensing Consultants

Come hear about important licensing updates, rules and new information from our DCDEE licensing consultants.Important Licensing Updates w/DCDEE Licensing Consultants for Center Directors.DCDEE Licensing Consultants- Karla Terry, Kaoru Eddins and Kaitlyn Marshall, Bonnie Mathis, and Monica Houck Wednesday, May 10, 20231pm-2:30pmCost:  FREEWhere: Zoom Register

Free

May Online Directors Community of Practice: Record Keeping

Record Keeping and Staying Organized with Aimee Spooner from Irene Wortham CenterOnline- Directors Community of PracticeThe 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 free monthly sessions will be largely participant-directed. […]

Free

ONLINE: Playground 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 the outdoor area, and developmentally appropriate equipment.Trainer: Stevie Alverson, Early Childhood Specialist- BPFC Training Location –ZoomDate: Thursday, […]

BLENDED LEARNING American Red Cross CPR & First Aid – Adult & Child

Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Avenue, Asheville, NC, United States

American Red Cross CPR & First Aid - Adult & Child Infant, Child, Adult CPR, AED, and First Aid will be covered in this hybrid training Blended Learning Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED Training– American Red Cross Infant, Child, Adult First Aid/CPR/AED will be covered in this training. The Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED blended […]

ONLINE- ITS-SIDS

This ONLINE workshop will provide the NC Licensing regulations and overview of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS).This 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 sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) and […]

June Online Directors Community of Practice: Supporting Staff Mental Health

Supporting Mental Health and Wellbeing for Early Childhood StaffOnline- Directors Community of PracticeThe 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 free monthly sessions will be largely participant-directed. Some will be […]

Free

BLENDED LEARNING American Red Cross CPR & First Aid – Adult & Child

Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Avenue, Asheville, NC, United States

American Red Cross CPR & First Aid - Adult & Child Infant, Child, Adult CPR, AED, and First Aid will be covered in this hybrid training Blended Learning Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED Training– American Red Cross Infant, Child, Adult First Aid/CPR/AED will be covered in this training. The Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED blended […]

July Online Directors Community of Practice: Challenging Behaviors Hotline

Join us as we hear from Melissa Maybin, Healthy Behavior Specialist, as she discusses the Challenging Behaviors Hotline project 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 […]

Free

BLENDED LEARNING American Red Cross CPR & First Aid – Adult & Child

Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Avenue, Asheville, NC, United States

American Red Cross CPR & First Aid - Adult & Child Infant, Child, Adult CPR, AED, and First Aid will be covered in this hybrid training Blended Learning Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED Training– American Red Cross Infant, Child, Adult First Aid/CPR/AED will be covered in this training. The Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED blended […]

ONLINE- ITS-SIDS

This ONLINE workshop will provide the NC Licensing regulations and overview of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS).This 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 sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) and […]

Teachstone PreK Observer training

Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Avenue, Asheville, NC, United States

"CLASS Observer training is a 2-day in-person training where participants learn the methodology and assessment of CLASS."Monday and Tuesday, July 24 and 259:00am-4:00pm (must attend both days)BPFC Training room, 53 Asheland Ave. Suite 102A, Asheville NC 28801Cost: $275 materials fee**Eligible administrators/Directors who attend will recieve a $1000 SFQ bonus upon training completion for their centers**From […]

BPFC Directors Meet and Mingle

Taco Billy 201 Haywood Road, Asheville, NC, United States

Coffee and breakfast tacos on us! Come say hello and network with other local directors before you go to work for the day.Thursday, July 27, 20238:30-10:30am (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 […]

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Sesame Street in Communities Workshop: Resilience

Learn about free resources to use in your organization and your neighborhood to unite communities and foster families' resilience! Every day, you make a difference by helping kids grow smarter, stronger, and kinder. With the help of our friends on Sesame Street, the Abby Ambassadors with BPFC are excited to share with you free resources […]

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Online: Emergency Preparedness and Response

Training- 2 Days 1pm-2:15pm August 7 and 9, 2023 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 […]

Toxic Stress and Its Impact on Children

With Healthy Behavior Specialist Melissa MaybinStress is a fact of life, no matter your age. Some stress is good for us – it keeps us attentive, sharp, productive, and learning. But Toxic Stress affects brain development and learning in young children, and can have long-lasting effects. This session will help participants define stress responses and […]

August Online Directors Community of Practice: Advocating for Children

Invisible Sentence: Advocating for Children of Incarcerated and Returning Parents with Melissa RadcliffOnline- Directors Community of PracticeThe 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 free monthly sessions will be largely […]

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Invisible Sentence: Advocating for Children of Incarcerated Parents

With Melissa Radcliff, Program Director with Our Children's Place of Coastal Horizons18,000. Come learn more about the significance of this number. Melissa Radcliff, program director at Our Children's Place of Coastal Horizons, will share what the program has learned about children of incarcerated and returning parents and work to create a community where they are […]

BLENDED LEARNING American Red Cross CPR & First Aid – Adult & Child

Buncombe Partnership for Children 53 Asheland Avenue, Asheville, NC, United States

American Red Cross CPR & First Aid - Adult & Child Infant, Child, Adult CPR, AED, and First Aid will be covered in this hybrid training Blended Learning Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED Training– American Red CrossInfant, Child, Adult First Aid/CPR/AED will be covered in this training. The Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED blended learning […]

NC PreK Ramp Up Session (Morning Session)

Come Learn More About the Benefits of Becoming an NC PreK Provider!Want to know more about becoming an NC Pre-K provider? Join us for this NC Pre-K Info Session and learn what offering NC Pre-K would mean to you, your center, your pre-k classroom(s), your teachers, and your bottom line! Also learn about exciting supports […]

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NC PreK Ramp Up Session (Afternoon Session)

Come Learn More About the Benefits of Becoming an NC PreK Provider! Want to know more about becoming an NC Pre-K provider? Join us for this NC Pre-K Info Session and learn what offering NC Pre-K would mean to you, your center, your pre-k classroom(s), your teachers, and your bottom line! Also learn about exciting […]

Free

Setting the Scene: Loose parts, Playwork, & Invitations to Play

Eliada PARC Building 2 Compton Drive, Asheville, NC, United States

with Linda Kinney from Kid Zone, North Carolina Zoo & BPFC staffTrainers: Linda Kinney from Kid Zone, North Carolina Zoo, and Anya Robyak, Tiffany Hagemeyer, and Melissa Wilson from Buncombe Partnership for ChildrenLocation: Eliada PARC Building, 2 Compton Drive, Asheville NC 28806Date: Friday, August 18, 2023, plus an optional Day 2 on Saturday, August 19th […]

Inspiring Curiosity: Provocations for Early Childhood Classrooms (Ages 2-5)

Eliada Child Development Center 32 Compton Drive, Asheville, NC, United States

Through interactive demonstrations, participants will learn how to create dynamic learning environments that encourage exploration! Trainers: Tiffany Hagemeyer and Melissa Wilson, Early Childhood Specialists with Buncombe Partnership for Children Location: Eliada Child Development Center (Community Center on the left, just before the main Eliada Campus), 32 Compton Drive, Asheville NC 28806 Date: Tuesday, August 29, […]