Child CARE TRAININGS

A FREE Training Series for Child Care Providers and Teachers of Young Children



Beaverton City Library
12375 SW 5th Street

Registration begins one month prior to each session.
Register Online or call the children's desk 503-350-3600. 

Snuggle Up and Read: Partnering with Families to Support Literacy Development


Tuesday, January 29, 2019 
6:30-8:30* PM (*Training ends after library hours)
Meeting Room A 

Parents play a critical role in helping children to develop language and literacy skills. This session will offer basic information regarding barriers and solutions to parent participation in children's literacy development. You’ll leave with ideas for strengthening parent involvement in your care and education programs.
Set One; Core Knowledge Category: Families & Community Systems; 2 hours; No age group focus

Leap into Language & Literacy


Tuesday, April 30, 2019
6:30-8:30* PM (*Training ends after library hours)
Meeting Room A 

Language and Literacy development is essential for children of all ages and backgrounds. Come and learn how to encourage language and literacy development for the children in your program by focusing on the Five Literacy Practices (talking, reading, writing, singing and playing) identified and adapted from the Every Child Ready to Read curriculum available through your local library. 
Set One; Core Knowledge Category: Human Growth & Development; 2 hours; Infant/Toddler, Preschool 

The Magic of Children’s Literature


Tuesday, May 7, 2019
6:30-8:30* PM (*Training ends after library hours)
Meeting Room A 

Books can transport us to magical places! This two–hour training session offers a basic understanding of how to incorporate developmentally-appropriate books into the early care and education setting, as well as an understanding of how to read books to young children.
Set One; Core Knowledge Category: Learning Environments & Curriculum; 2 hours; Infant/Toddler, Preschool

Direct any questions to Oregon Registry Trainer and Children’s Librarian, Jennifer Wolf jwolf@beavertonoregon.gov, 503-350-3637