Group Classes

Houston —

Shelter from the Storm is a one day training that focuses on helping Early Childhood Education providers understand how community disasters may affect young children and what they can do in their interactions with children or families to help buffer them from the stress of the current or lingering uncertainty that may follow a traumatic event. 

Registration is closed.
Houston —

Shelter from the Storm is a one day training that focuses on helping Early Childhood Education providers understand how community disasters may affect young children and what they can do in their interactions with children or families to help buffer them from the stress of the current or lingering uncertainty that may follow a traumatic event. 

Registration is closed.
El Campo —

Participants will identify the importance of developing relationships with families, distinguish between effective and non-effective communication methods, and prepare and practice strategies to use when talking with parents.

17 slots available
Registration closes on 06.27.2019 at 05:00 p.m. CST
Sealy —

5-4-3-2-1 BLASTOFF for a journey through space in an "out of this world" session! Children love to learn about outer space and astronauts from an early age and this training does just that!

30 slots available
Registration closes on 07.04.2019 at 05:00 p.m. CST
Houston —

Los participantes examinarán el significado de las interacciones y orientación, así como las etapas e hitos del desarrollo.

1 slot available
Registration closes on 07.11.2019 at 05:00 p.m. CST
Houston —

Children are born learning. They arrive at birth prepared to investigate the world around them. They are searching to make meaning, and they ask us to join them as traveling companions in this search for meaning.

29 slots available
Registration closes on 07.17.2019 at 05:00 p.m. CST
Houston —

When Mom and Dad have to work and are looking for child care, they still desire to have their children in a “homey environment.”  

30 slots available
Registration closes on 07.25.2019 at 05:00 p.m. CST
Houston —

Building positive relationships with infants and toddlers is key to healthy development. Explore strategies to enrich your environment and daily routines with love. 

20 slots available
Registration closes on 07.25.2019 at 05:00 p.m. CST

Education by the Numbers

Percentage of teachers in Texas
that only meet the minimal level
of teacher education - a high
school diploma or GED.

Texas pre-K classes currently have
over twice the national average for
teacher/child ratios.

5,890 Early education prefessionals
received professional development
through Collaborative for Children's
trainings and educator resources.