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Dallas County Training Dates

To sign up for any of the classes below, click on the date and complete the registration form. All Dallas County training sessions will be held at the Educational First Steps Early Learning Center at 2815 Gaston Ave., Dallas, TX 75226. Training is free for Affiliated Partner Centers, otherwise trainings will be $15.00 per person, per training.  To learn more, contact us online or call 214-824-7940.




Title: Stress Management

Date of Training: Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Time: 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Training DescriptionThis training will discuss techniques staff can utilize to manage the stress that occurs in life.


Title: Work Smarter, Not Harder

Date of Training: Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Time: 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Training DescriptionDuring this training, our guest presenter will discuss effective organization strategies with participants.


Title: Freedom Within Boundaries

Date of Training: Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Time: 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Training DescriptionThis webinar will discuss Maria Montessori’s topic of providing children freedom to maneuver in an environment created for them without restriction. During this webinar we will also explore ways to create and maintain an environment for the children in care.


Title: Maintaining Quality (Webinar)

Date of Training: Wednesday, November 28. 2018

Time: 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Training DescriptionMaintenance is a part of our daily lives and early childhood education is no different. This training will review the accreditation standards as well as provide tools to assist with maintaining a high-quality environment for our children.