Building Blocks of ParentingTM (BBP) App Orientation for FRCs Managers

Workshop Date(s): 
01/31/2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
FIRST 5 Santa Clara County - Community Room
4000 Moorpark Avenue, Suite 100
95117 San Jose , CA
Contact Person: 
Martha Nevarez
Phone Number: 
Enrollment Limit: 
CEU Hours Qualifies for: 
0 hours (CEU hours qualifies for annual CE requirements)
IFECMH Total: 
0 hours
20 slots left.
Course Description: 

Building Blocks of ParentingTM (BBP) App

This training is designed to familiarize FRC staff with the Building Blocks of ParentingTM (BBP) App. The BBP App is an innovative tool that puts the latest knowledge of parenting and child development into the hands of parents, 24/7. It includes an easy-to-use platform that creates a community of parents and it is the only platform that uses short videos to inspire parents to be the spark that ignites their child’s learning, well-being, and success. FRC staff will be trained in the content and structure of the app and how parents can use it to support their children’s learning and well-being. FRC staff will discuss how to use the app as a tool to support their work with families.

Participants will:

  • Become familiar with the different components of the app and how each of them can be used to support positive parenting and well-being
  • Understand how the 6 building blocks that include strategies and activities strengthen healthy child development and promote positive parenting
  • Discuss how to use the BBP App to strengthen partnerships with parents support positive parenting and well-being


Additional Information: 

Target Audience: FIRST 5 Family Resource Centers' managers.  Please note this orientaiton is mandatory.

All managers should attend the 1-hour orientation. It is designed for managers and provides a modified training and overview of the BBP App. The 1-hour orientation emphasizes how to support your staff as they learn how to use this new tool and share it with families. If managers would like a more in-depth training on how to use the BBP App, you are encouraged to take one of the 2-hour training sessions. The 2-hour sessions are designed for those who will use the tool directly, including staff and volunteers.

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