CDA Course Webinars
April 27, 2017, at 1:30 PM – 2:00 PM EDT
The CDA process requires professionals to understand how to observe and record children’s behavior. To truly support a child’s learning and development, an early educator must know each child. The best way to get to know a child and assess development is through regular and objective observation of the child in a variety of activities and situations.
May 25, 2017 at 1:30 – 2:00 EDT
The CDA process requires professional to understand principles of child development. Each child has individual interests, needs, and rates of growth, but all children develop skills in a set pattern. Knowing developmental milestones can help an early care and education professional plan appropriate activities for all children and recognize possible developmental delays.
CDA Get Ready to Finish
June 29, 2017 at 1:30 – 2:00 EDT
The CDA process requires professionals to be well prepared, organized, and ready for all the steps involved in earning a CDA Credential™. Your next action: Finish the CDA process! It may seem like a long journey to get to this point, but you are close to the end!
Past webinars & recordings
CDA Get StartedWatch on YouTube
September 29 at 1:30 PM – 2:00 PM EDT
Better Kid Care’s online CDA Course helps you earn your required professional education hours, as well as learn how to move forward in the CDA process – it’s all mapped out for you!
Plan a safe, healthy learning environmentWatch on YouTube
October 27, 2016 at 1:30 PM – 2:00 PM EDT
The CDA process requires professionals to understand children’s safety, health, and learning environments. To learn, children must feel and know they are safe. They must be in environments that promote health and wellness, both physically and mentally. Children need professionals who understand the importance of quality early learning environments that support their overall healthy development.
Advance physical and intellectual competence
Watch on YouTube
November 30, 2016 at 1:30 PM – 2:00 PM EDT
The CDA process requires professionals to understand children’s learning and growth. Children's physical and intellectual growth requires an understanding of development and instructional practices that intentionally support the whole child. This includes large and small motor development and early brain development. Children's physical and intellectual development intertwine.
Support children's social and emotional development
Watch on YouTube
December 21, 2016 at 1:30 PM – 2:00 PM EST
The CDA process requires professionals to understand children’s social and emotional development. Healthy social and emotional development is a key factor for school readiness and long-term success for children. When early educators focus on the whole child, they support each individual child’s social and emotional well-being.
CDA Q & A
January 26, 2017, at 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
Do you have questions about:
- the CDA Course?
- the CDA Process?
We want to help! Join our CDA community for a 30-minute live Q & A session! Even if you don't have questions, you might find some answers! This was the fifth BKC CDA Course webinar in a series.
CDA Course Mini-Demo and Q&A!
February 23, 2017 at 1:30 PM – 2:00 PM EST
- See how the BKC CDA Course works!
- Get answers to your CDA questions!
Better Kid Care wants to help. Join our CDA community for a 30-minute live CDA Course demo and Q & A session. You might find answers to questions you didn’t even know you had! This is the sixth BKC CDA Course webinar in a series.
CDA Q & A, and Professional Portfolio - Part 1
March 23, 2017, at 1:30 PM – 2:00 PM EDT
Join our BKC CDA community for a 30-minute live CDA web-chat and Q & A session. Even if you don't have questions, you might find some answers!
- Ask your CDA Questions – You can ask questions during the live web-chat or include your questions in the webinar registration (questions/comments section).
- Explore the CDA Professional Portfolio – This session will cover the Resource Collection (RC) part of the Professional Portfolio using the BKC Professional Portfolio How-to Guide.