Professional Development

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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: Circle Time and Storytelling

Date of Training:  Thursday, March 28, 2019

Time: 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Training Description: During this training, participants will be educated on ways to make circle time and story time interactive by using music, movement activities and/or visual props.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       

Title: (Directors) Time Management

Date of Training:  Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Time: 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Training Description:  During this training, participants will discover techniques to balance the various tasks associated with being a Director.


Title: Language Development

Date of Training:  Thursday, April 4, 2019

Time: 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Training DescriptionLanguage development is a far-reaching concept and during this training, educators will discover the importance of promoting language development throughout their classroom..                                                                                                                            

Title: (Webinar) Boosting Self-Esteem

Date of Training:  Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Time: 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Training DescriptionDuring this webinar, participants will discover techniques to boost our children’s self-esteem in positive ways.