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Note: All trainings may be used toward Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) annual in-service training hour requirements and toward the professional development requirements required for renewal of Professional Educator Licensure (PEL) through the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) unless otherwise noted.



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RA- Gateways to Opportunity Registry-approved Training
RV- Gateways to Opportunity Registry Verified
GC- May Meet Requirements for Gateways Credential(s)
QRS- Approved for QRS
EX- Approved for ExceleRate
May 3, 2017
01:00 PM - 02:30 PM
Mattoon, Illinois
Presented by: Lori Rothrock
Do you feel that nobody understands your job? Do you need help with budget and issues in the Early Childhood Field? Would you benefit from having a time to network with area directors and knowing that you have a local resource? If so plan to attend this meeting.
May 4, 2017
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Windsor, Illinois
Presented by: Lori Rothrock
As a licensed family child care provider you are part of the ExceleRate Illinois QRIS program. Come and take part in discussions about improving quality in FCC and demystifying the ExceleRate Illinois program. Must have completed the ExceleRate IL Oriention training
May 13, 2017
to May 20, 2017
08:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Charleston, Illinois
  • GC
  • RV
  • RA
Presented by: Catherine Welsh
Program for Infant Toddler Care (PITC) is designed to help child care directors and infant/toddler care teachers become sensitive to infants' cues, connect with their family and culture, and develop responsive, relationship-based care. This training takes an in-depth look at cognitive and social-emotional development, encouraging growth within daily routines and tips on setting up appropriate environments for experienced infant and toddler professionals.