Professional Development Opportunities
BrightSpark partners with CCA of WA’s Professional Development Academy to provide a variety of opportunities for you to achieve your STARS hours, such as in-person training, virtual training, workshops, customized training at early learning programs, book studies, or institutes/conferences. All of our professional development opportunities will meet Washington State’s mandated training program requirements for early learning providers.
Trauma Informed Care Training offered thru Brightspark Early Learning Services
- *If you would like to be notified of future Trauma Informed Care trainings, hosted by BrightSpark Early Learning Services, please complete this interest form.
- *You may be able to find other Trauma Informed Care Trainings that meet the requirements for the Fair Start for Kids Act by searching MERIT using “FSKA.”
- Additional information regarding Trauma Informed Care Training, supports and financial awards can be found on the DCYF website linked here.
To create and sustain Professional Development, anchored in a culture of quality in equitable services, that is accessible to and representative of the various communities we (should) serve.
Washington State Department of Children, Youth and Families (DCYF)
All preservice, training and in-service training is mandated thru the Washington State Administrative Code, Chapter 110-300, titled Foundational Quality Standards
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