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Family Child Care Home Meeting

ZOOM Meeting

Family Child Care Home meeting every 1st Thursday of the month at 6:30 pm. For information contact Sarah Bedard at sarah.bedard@elcofswfl.org.  Topics TBA.

Is It Really Needed? Medication Administration

ZOOM Meeting

REGISTER Child care workers will understand the importance of how to give medications. Learning Outcomes: Verbalize how to give medications. Verbalize when to give medications Zoom Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82659543308 Meeting […]

CPR and First Aid

Palms at Waters Edge Condominium 3330 North Key Drive APT F-5, North Fort Myers, FL

All classes held at: Palms at Waters Edge Condominiums 3330 North Key Drive   APT F-5 North Fort Myers, Florida 33903. Classes are $45 for two classes, $25 for one class. […]

Effective Interactions for Toddler Classrooms

ZOOM Meeting

REGISTER Zoom training – link will be sent after registration The Early Learning Coalition is offering a free 2-hour Training on Effective Interactions in the Classroom. This training reviews Toddler […]

Got Milk? – Breastfeeding and Childcare

ZOOM Meeting

REGISTER Child care workers will understand the importance of breastfeeding. Learning Outcomes:  Verbalize how to support breastfeeding in the childcare setting.  Verbalize why breastfeeding is important Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88356762907   […]

Effective Interactions for Pre-K Classrooms

ZOOM Meeting

REGISTER Zoom training – link will be sent after registration. The Early Learning Coalition is offering a free 2-hour Training on Effective Interactions in the Classroom. This training reviews Pre-K […]

Business Breakfast 2022

Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre 1380 Colonial Blvd., Fort Myers, FL

Join us for breakfast October 28, 2022 at the Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre to listen to featured speakers on the topic of The Building Blocks of Preschool: The Foundation for […]

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Family Child Care Home Meeting

ZOOM Meeting

Family Child Care Home meeting every 1st Thursday of the month at 6:30 pm. For information contact Sarah Bedard at sarah.bedard@elcofswfl.org.  Topics TBA.

CPR and First Aid

Palms at Waters Edge Condominium 3330 North Key Drive APT F-5, North Fort Myers, FL

All classes held at: Palms at Waters Edge Condominiums 3330 North Key Drive   APT F-5 North Fort Myers, Florida 33903. Classes are $45 for two classes, $25 for one class. […]

Effective Interactions for Infant Classrooms

ZOOM Meeting

REGISTER Zoom training – link will be sent after registration The Early Learning Coalition is offering a free 2-hour Training on Effective Interactions in the Classroom. This training reviews Infant […]

An Introduction to ASQ-3

ZOOM Meeting

Learning Objectives:  Be able to explain Ages and Stages Questionnaires; Describe the five domains of ASQ-3; Explain the difference between screening and assessment. Link will be sent after registration Training […]

Shaken Baby – How to Recognize Shaken Baby Syndrome

ZOOM Meeting

REGISTER Child Care workers will understand how fragile children's brains can be. Leaning Outcomes:  Verbalize statistics of Shaken Baby Syndrome.  Verbalize prevention strategies for Shaken Baby Syndrome. Join Zoom Meeting […]

How to Expand Activities in a Pre-K Classroom

ZOOM Meeting

REGISTER Zoom training – link will be sent after registration The Early Learning Coalition is offering a free 2-hour Training on how to expand classroom room activities in the Pre-K […]

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Family Child Care Home Meeting

ZOOM Meeting

Family Child Care Home meeting every 1st Thursday of the month at 6:30 pm. For information contact Sarah Bedard at sarah.bedard@elcofswfl.org.  Topics TBA.

CPR and First Aid

Palms at Waters Edge Condominium 3330 North Key Drive APT F-5, North Fort Myers, FL

All classes held at: Palms at Waters Edge Condominiums 3330 North Key Drive   APT F-5 North Fort Myers, Florida 33903. Classes are $45 for two classes, $25 for one class. […]

Preventing Discipline Problems

ZOOM Meeting

REGISTER Zoom training – Link will be sent after registration The goal of the workshop is to provide knowledge and strategies to support children in situations resulting in challenging behaviors […]

Interacciones Efectivas para Preescolar

ZOOM Meeting

REGISTER Zoom - Recibirá el enlace a la capacitación después del registro. El enlace se enviará después del registro. La Coalición de Aprendizaje Temprano ofrece una capacitación gratuita de 2 […]

An Introduction to ASQ-3

ZOOM Meeting

Learning Objectives:  Be able to explain Ages and Stages Questionnaires; Describe the five domains of ASQ-3; Explain the difference between screening and assessment. Link will be sent after registration Training […]

An Introduction to ASQ-3

ZOOM Meeting

Learning Objectives:  Be able to explain Ages and Stages Questionnaires; Describe the five domains of ASQ-3; Explain the difference between screening and assessment. Link will be sent after registration Training […]

Coalition News: Hurricane Ian

In response to Hurricane Ian, the Early Learning Coalition of SWFL is dedicated to providing information and assistance to childcare providers of Collier, Glades, Hendry and Lee Counties.

School Readiness Providers:  School Readiness reimbursements for September are anticipated to be released on schedule.  If you are able to log into the Provider Portal, please record facility closures for September and submit your attendance.  Payment will NOT be delayed if you are not able to access the portal due to loss of power or internet.

VPK Providers:  VPK Advance has been processed for all providers contracted for advance payments.  VPK reimbursements for September are anticipated to be released on schedule.  If you are able to log into the Provider Portal, please record facility closures for September and submit your attendance.  Payment will NOT be delayed if you are not able to access the portal due to loss of power or internet.

Click HERE for instructions on recording temporary closures in the Statewide Provider Portal.

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