This course introduces participants to the process of obtaining the CDA Credential. As participants become familiar with each step and the entire process, they also learn vocabulary and terms used in CDA credentialing. 

Addressing Homelessness: The Role of the Early Childhood Educator 

Description

In this on-demand, online course participants will gain a better understanding of the definition of homelessness according to the McKinney-Vento Act while becoming familiar with the often unseen but growing prevalence of homelessness in Alabama. Participants will also identify the causes of homelessness and its impact on a child’s physical and mental development. Participants will gain a better understanding of their role as they are guided through best-practice strategies for ways to support children experiencing homelessness while in their care. Upon completion of this course, participants will receive a printable certificate (2 training hours).