Oct 28, 2015
Upcoming server maintenance for ECETP e-Learning Courses. Server maintenance is planned for 7 AM to 11 AM on Wednesday, November 4th. ECETP e-Learning courses may be unavailable during this time. Please plan accordingly and thank you for your understanding.
Oct 20, 2015
Town Hall Meeting: Managing Challenging Behavior. Join us for our next videoconference titled "Town Hall Meeting: Managing Challenging Behavior" on November 19, 2015. During this informative training, you will "sit in" on a Town Hall Meeting with Jennifer Birckmayer, a former Senior Extension Associate with the Department of Human Development at Cornell University. Through conversations, question and answer sessions and interactions with the audience she will provide information on seven principles of discipline from her book "Discipline is NOT a Dirty Word." It's going to be packed with information that you're not going to want to miss, so register today by visiting the link above.
Oct 08, 2015
The Early Childhood Education and Training Program has moved! Our new phone number is: (518) 442-6575. Our new address is: 4 Tower Place, 4th Floor, Albany, NY 12203.
The New York State Office of Children and Family Services, Bureau of Training offers FREE 24/7 online Mandated Reporter Training in Child Abuse and Neglect/Maltreatment Identification.
Go to our for providers page for more resources!
The New York State Office of Children and Family Services Division of Child Care issues regulations that child care providers are required to follow to keep the children and families they care for safe and healthy. These regulations have been put into law to present providers with a strong foundation from which to build their child care program. New regulations went into effect for family-based child care programs in 2014 and day care center and school-age child care changes will go into effect on June 1, 2015.
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