Best Care Connected is an online professional development course that provides 5 hours of training verified through Traveling Arkansas' Professional Pathways (TAPP). The course is offered free of charge by the University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service in partnership with the Arkansas Division of Child Care and Early Childhood Education.
Arkansas Extension Online Courses for the General Public
We provide a range of online classes for the general public, many of them free of charge.
We are adding new classes regularly. Below is a list of our current class offerings:
Greening Your Life online course is a self-paced class with 9 module topics with information on water
quality concepts, pollution prevention techniques, and ideas to help you better understand
and protect Arkansas' water resources.
Guiding Children Successfully online training course for child care providers, parents, and all other individuals working with or caring for children.
Soybean Science Challenge online course is a self paced class with 6 module. The Soybean Science Challenge
is an educational project funded by the Arkansas Soybean Promotion Board to support
secondary student scholarship and research to ensure the sustainability of soybean
production in Arkansas.
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