It takes a village to raise a child, the old proverb tells us. But we need to expand our perspective, according to pediatric surgeon, social scientist and mom Dana Suskind. In her heartfelt work, Parent...
The Council invites you to be a part of our new free CDA webinar series available in Spanish. These webinars are for CDA candidates and those who are interested in gaining valuable information regarding the credential. We also have webinars just for you if you are a trainer or instructor. Your colleagues might benefit from them too, So, we encourage you to spread the word about these valuable resources with your network.
CDA Webinar Series in Spanish for Candidates
Everything you ever wanted to know about the Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential—for Candidates
August 25: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM (ET)
The Preparation of the CDA Professional Portfolio: A Gratifying and Creative Experience—for Candidates
September 8: 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM (ET)
The Final Evaluation: The Verification Visit and the CDA Exam—for Candidates
September 22: 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM (ET)
The CDA® Exam Experience: Everything You Need to Know
October 27: 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM (ET)
CDA Webinar Series in Spanish for Instructors, Coaches and Trainers
Everything you ever wanted to know about the Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential—for Instructors, Coaches and Trainers
August 26: 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM (ET)
The preparation of the CDA Professional Portfolio: A Gratifying and Creative Experience—for Instructors, Coaches and Trainers
September 15: 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM (ET)
The Final Evaluation: The Verification Visit and the CDA Exam—for Instructors, Coaches and Trainers
October 13: 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM (ET)
CDA Webinar Series in Spanish for Candidates, Instructors, Coaches and Trainers
The CDA Exam Special Accommodations—for Candidates, Trainers and Instructors
November 11: 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM (ET)
Please remember: All webinars are in Spanish
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