Name of Training: An Introduction to Family Child Care Environment Rating Scales-Revised (FCCERS)
Date & Time: April 1, 2017 at 12:00noon to 4:00pm
Location: Will County – Child Care Resource & Referral, 801 N. Larkin Ave., Joliet, IL. 60435
Cost: $10.00 Credential Info: CDA 5 Presenter: Tamara Notter
ExceleRate: Required at Bronze, Silver and Gold Circle for Family Child Care Provider
Description: This training is for Family Child Care practitioners and provides an overview of the Family Child Care Environment Rating Scales Revised (FCCERS-R). FCCERS-R is a user-friendly assessment tool used to measure the quality of the learning environment. After completing this training, participants will be able to use the tool for program self-assessment and improvement planning. In addition, practitioners will be aware of FCCERS-R linkage to national accreditation, Illinois Early Learning and Development Standards (IELDS) and ExceleRate Illinois, Illinois’ quality rating and improvement system.