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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: Parent Involvement (Webinar)

Date of Training:  Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Time: 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Training Description: Parent involvement is a key to success when it comes to early childhood education. This training will discuss the importance of positive communication with parents and families, as well as ideas on how to get parents involved in the operation.


Title: Intentional Teacher

Date of Training:  Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Time: 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Training Description: This training will provide knowledge of how children learn and ways that the teacher can balance both child-led and adult-led learning experiences in order to maximize the impact of the curriculum. These tools will encourage a positive response to children’s interests as well as focus on what they need to learn to be successful in school and life.


Title: Community Partnerships

Date of Training:  Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Time: 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Training Description: This director training will provide information and resources that relate to the benefits of community partnerships in your area. 


Title: CPR/ First Aid

Date of Training:  Thursday, February 28, 2019

Time: 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Training DescriptionParticipants will learn basic first aid and CPR during this training class.