Upcoming events

  • Supporting Directors as the Gatekeepers to Quality

    Date

    01.25.2017 through 01.27.2017
    from 9:00am - 4:00pm

    Location

    Lakewood, CO
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    Assessment of early childhood program quality is generally associated with indicators of the classroom learning environment.  Little attention has been given to the quality of overall administration of the program.  This session will provide a rationale for viewing quality from a broader perspective.  Participants will be introduced to the Program Administration Scale (PAS) which measures […]

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  • ExceleRate™ Getting Ready for the PAS (Face to Face)

    Date

    02.16.2017
    from 1:00pm - 5:00pm

    Location

    Children's Home + Aid
    2045 S. Arlington Heights Rd., Suite 113
    Arlington Heights, IL 60005
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    This session is designed to help Illinois early childhood leaders to get up to speed on the Program Administration Scale (PAS) before applying for ExceleRate Illinois. After completing this 4 hour training, providers will know how formal assessment can help identify strengths and target areas for improvement.  You’ll spend time exploring what each item of […]

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  • PAS Reliability Training

    Date

    02.27.2017 through 03.03.2017
    from 9:00am - 5:00pm

    Location

    Pomona, CA
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    This multi-day training is intended for those whose goal is research, evaluation, or measuring quality using the Program Administration Scale (PAS). Organizational assessments used for quality rating systems, program evaluations, or pre/post intervention studies depend on valid and reliable data collection methodologies. The PAS Reliability Training provides an in-depth analysis of the items and quality […]

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  • BAS Reliability Training

    Date

    03.06.2017 through 03.09.2017
    from 9:00am - 5:00pm

    Location

    Pomona, CA
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    This four-day training is intended for those whose goal is research, evaluation, or measuring quality using the Business Administration Scale for Family Child Care (BAS). Family child care program assessments used for quality rating and improvement systems, program evaluations, or pre/post intervention studies depend on valid and reliable data collection methodologies. The BAS Reliability Training […]

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  • BAS Assessor Recertification Webinar

    Date

    03.17.2017
    from 1:00pm - 3:00pm (CST)

    This webinar is designed for certified Business Administration Scale for Family Child Care (BAS) Assessors looking to renew their certification. The training includes updates to the BAS and Additional Notes. Assessors must participate in the BAS Assessor Recertification webinar within four months prior to their certification expiration date. In addition, participants complete an assessment of […]

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  • PAS Assessor Recertification Webinar

    Date

    03.17.2017
    from 10:00am - 12:00pm (CST)

    This webinar is designed for certified Program Administration Scale (PAS) Assessors looking to renew their certification. The training includes updates to the PAS and Additional Notes. Assessors must participate in the PAS Assessor Recertification webinar within four months prior to their certification expiration date. In addition, participants complete an assessment of learning to determine recertification […]

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  • Inspiring Peak Performance: Competence, Commitment, and Collaboration (Part 1)

    Date

    03.22.2017
    from 8:30am - 12:30pm

    Location

    Delhi Center
    505 East Central
    Santa Ana, CA
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    This session provides a comprehensive, integrated model for creating a professional learning community. Through the lens of continuous quality improvement, participants learn how developmental supervision, teacher induction, individual learning plans, peer learning teams, and 360-degree feedback can help them achieve their vision of program excellence.

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  • PAS Reliability Training

    Date

    03.27.2017 through 03.31.2017
    from 9:00am - 5:00pm

    Location

    McCormick Center for Early Childhood Leadership
    At National Louis University
    6200 Capitol Drive
    Wheeling, IL 60090
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    This multi-day training is intended for those whose goal is research, evaluation, or monitoring quality on the Program Administration Scale (PAS). Organizational assessments used for quality rating systems, program evaluations, or pre/post intervention studies depend on valid and reliable data collection methodologies. The PAS Reliability Training provides an in-depth analysis of the items and quality […]

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  • BAS Reliability Training

    Date

    04.18.2017 through 04.21.2017
    from 9:00am - 5:00pm

    Location

    McCormick Center for Early Childhood Leadership
    At National Louis University
    6200 Capitol Drive
    Wheeling, IL 60090
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    This four-day training is intended for those whose goal is research, evaluation, or measuring quality using the Business Administration Scale for Family Child Care (BAS). Family child care program assessments used for quality rating and improvement systems, program evaluations, or pre/post intervention studies depend on valid and reliable data collection methodologies. The BAS Reliability Training […]

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  • Inspiring Peak Performance: Competence, Commitment, and Collaboration (Part 2)

    Date

    05.24.2017
    from 8:30am - 12:30pm

    Location

    Delhi Center
    505 East Central
    Santa Ana, CA 92707
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    This session provides a comprehensive, integrated model for creating a professional learning community. Through the lens of continuous quality improvement, participants learn how developmental supervision, teacher induction, individual learning plans, peer learning teams, and 360-degree feedback can help them achieve their vision of program excellence.

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