490. Going for Gold: Exploring the New CDA Gold Standard Certification in Workforce Development Training
|Date:||Thursday June 29, 2017|
|Time:||10:30 AM - 12:00 PM|
|Location:||Senators Lecture Hall|
|Speakers:|| Paula Barnes
This session will introduce the Council for Professional Recognition’s new Gold Standard Training Certification and share an innovative cohort model of CDA training and continued college course attendance in Texas. Participants will also have an opportunity to discuss the challenges of professional development in the early care and education field, to explore the Council’s new quality rating assessment for training organizations, and to garner insights from the Texas model that are transferable to other contexts.