Upcoming Workshops

01/28/2020
As trusted messengers in the community, nonprofits are in a unique position to help with Census efforts in 2020. That's why we're offering a series of workshops to provide you with the...
01/30/2020
LEARN HOW TO SUPPORT SIBLINGS • Difficult feelings they might have • Finding ways to develop coping skills • Acceptance of differences We will discuss the emotional and social development of...
01/31/2020
This training focuses on reflective practice as a strategy for enhancing skills, understanding our reactions and responses when working with others, and examining the emotional content of our...
01/31/2020
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...
02/04/2020
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...
02/05/2020
Provided in partnership with County mental health Department: The TIS 101 is a basic 3.5 hour training to understand how trauma and stress impacts developing bodies and brains, communities,...
02/05/2020
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...
02/08/2020
Participants will learn: •using positive feedback & encouragement •building relationships to promote success •designing environments and schedules •intentionally teaching social/emotional...
02/11/2020
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...
02/15/2020
• Identify STEM components in an early childhood classroom. • Discuss dynamic planning for Developmentally Appropriate STEM environments and interactions/ conversations. • Discover how this...
02/19/2020
Touchpoints are periods during which a child’s spurt in development results in pronounced disruptions in the family system. The goal of the Touchpoints Approach is to change individual practice and...
02/19/2020
This workshop is designed for providers of all disciplines and roles who work with children and/or adults who have experienced trauma or other adversity from birth through age five. The content will...

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Explore SEEDS, the relationship-based professional development program for family child care home providers. 
 

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There are more than 18,000 children under the age of six in Santa Clara County who are thought to have developmental delays that go unidentified until they enter kindergarten....

The Brazelton Touchpoints model as an approach for enhancing the competence of caregivers and building strong family-child relationships in the early years in order to lay the...

The Strengthening Families Approach, including the 5 Protective Factors and the Standards of Quality for Family Strengthening and Support, is a framework used to increase...

FIRST 5’s Learning Together Initiative works directly in communities to support school readiness through Family Resource Centers. These resource centers are local places where...

The FIRST 5 Child Signature Program, formerly known as the Power Preschool, has been providing high-quality early learning opportunities for Santa Clara County children since...

Research shows that a child’s brain develops most dramatically during the first five years - providing an unprecedented opportunity to shape the thinking, learning, development...

RELATIONSHIPS MATTER: In this series Kadija speaks to parents and providers to provide an understanding of how relationships with young children develop, and why these...