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Food For Thought
Food For Thought is a nutrition education curriculum designed to teach preschool children good nutrition and healthy food choices. Nutrition education experiences, recipes, and hands-on activities help children learn concepts in science, math, ...

Raising Quality Together Pathways: Elements 1 - 7 (updated 7/13/19)
The Raising Quality Together Pathways are a centralized source of all the resources, incentives, and supports aligned with the RQT Matrix to improve and maintain program quality.

Sacramento County Early Learning Roadmap: Prenatal Through Age Eight
"Sacramento County Early Learning Roadmap: Prenatal Through Age Eight" is a guide to help ensure that ALL children in Sacramento County have the same chance to live, learn, and lead healthy lives. The Roadmap is intended to build ...

Core 2: Teachers and Teaching Element 4: Effective Teacher-Child Interactions CLASS Assessments
This handout provides information about QRIS Matrix Element 4: Effective Teacher-Child Interactions which includes point levels, guidance and resources that will support programs working to improve their quality in this element. For this element, ...

2021 Sacramento County Workforce Pathways Grant (WPG) Stipend Program 5 Steps to Success Infographic
This infographic shows the 5 steps to take to be eligible to receive a professaional development stipend from the Sacramento County Workforce Pathways Grant (WPG) Stipend Program.

CAP 8 and CAP Expansion Course Chart
This document ideentifies CAP 8 and CAP Expansion coursework at participating California community colleges.

Creating Workforce Registry Profile
This document lists the steps to create a Workforce Registry Profile on www.caregistry.org.

Curriculum Alignment Project (CAP) 8 Overview (includes 2015 revised Official Course Alignment Documents)
Curriculum Alignment Project (CAP) 8 Overview (includes 2015 revised Official Course Alignment Documents)

Early Learning Partnerships Building Mindful Early Care and Education (PBM) Brochure
The Preschool Bridging Model Plus (PBM Plus) brochure describes the supports and services provided by the PBM Plus program.

Professional Growth Plan (WPG and Child Development Permit Renewal)
This Professional Growth Plan can be used to document professional growth activities. Typically it is completed in advance of completing the activities to guide your growth as an early learning professional.

Professional Growth Plan (WPG and Child Development Permit Renewal)
This Professional Growth Plan can be used to document professional growth activities. Typically it is completed in advance of completing the activities to guide your growth as an early learning professional.

Raising Quality Together (RQT) Professional Learning Calendar 2020-2021
This document displays online professional learning (PL) sessions suggested for RQT administrators and teachers.

Raising Quality Together Menu of Options for CLASS
Raising Quality Together offers CLASS-related professional learning options to programs participating at Step 2 or Step 3 level to support their program in the implementation of the CLASS tool. The CLASS tool is an observation instrument developed ...

Sacramento County Workforce Registry Grant (WPG) College Units Enhanced Stipend Graphic
This graphic identifies the community college courses that are eligible for the Sacramento County WPG Enhanced Stipend. Course numbers are listed from the following colleges: American River College, Cosumnes River College, Folsom Lake College, and ...

Sacramento County WPG Stipend Documentation Checklist for 21 Hours Training/Professional Learning (PL)
This document is for eligible early learning professionals who have applied to the Sacramento County Workforce Development Grant (WPG) Stipend program and seek a stipend for completing 21 hours of traiing/professional learning (PL).

Sacramento County WPG Stipend Documentation Checklist for Child Care Provider Health & Safety Training
This document is for Family, Friend, and Neighbor (FFN) or new family child care home (FCCH) licensee who has applied to the Sacramento County Workforce Development Grant (WPG) Stipend program and seeks a stipend for completing their initial Child ...

Sacramento County WPG Stipend Documentation Checklist for College Units
This document is for early learning professionals who have applied to the Sacramento County Workforce Development Grant (WPG) Stipend program and seek a stipend for completing approved degree-pathway college units.

Sacramento County WPG Stipend Documentation Checklist for New FCCH License
This document is for Family, Friend, and Neighbor (FFN) or family child care home (FCCH) providers who have applied to the Sacramento County Workforce Development Grant (WPG) Stipend program and seek a stipend for successfully reciving a new FCCH ...

Workforce Pathways Grant (WPG) Stipend Program Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
The Workforce Pathways Grant (WPG) Stipend Program Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) document includes questions and answers from WPG applicants.