Early Childhood Professional Development

Don't miss out on all the training opportunities and resources available to child care professionals! All child care training programs are offered free of charge by the University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service in partnership with the Division of Child Care and Early Childhood Education and the Traveling Arkansas' Professional Pathways (TAPP) registry.

Listed below are the links to the different child care training opportunities that are available. For more information, please select the appropriate link below.

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The Best Care

Receive up to 10 hours of verified face-to-face training annually offered at many locations throughout the state.

 

Three stick people on left side of logo that are red, light and dark blue color and are placed under "The" spelled in red letters, Best as a blue "B" with "est" in red letter and Care is the "C" in red with "are" in blue letters.

Best Care Connected

Receive up to 5 hours of verified online training annually.

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Guiding Children Successfully

Receive up to 35 hours of verified self-guided and/or online training.

 

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