Did you take Child Care Basics after August 1, 2020? Then you will be required to take this class. Register for the pilot today by calling (509)385-2780.
EQEL, or an approved alternative, is open for all early learning professionals in the roles of director, assistant director, program supervisor, family home owner, lead teacher and assistant teacher who are required to take it by WAC and who have completed Child Care Basics since 8/1/19.
We are offering the first ten hours (first year) of the 20-hour EQEL series. EQEL is a series that meets in-service training requirements and can be completed in two years. It addresses foundational best practices about quality environments and early learning that builds on what is introduced in Child Care Basics. This training covers content addressed in year one, including: Culturally Responsive Practices, Brain Building, Executive Functioning and Responsive Caregiving.
You must attend all four sessions.