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Better Kid Care News

Let’s try it!—Exploring possibilities
Apr 18, 2018
Young children benefit from being encouraged to inquire and explore possibilities. When they do this they can think like a scientist or an adventurer.
New On Demand Modules
Apr 16, 2018
Observation with Purpose: Environmental Quality; Observation with Purpose: Attachment and Teacher-Child Relationships
Adventurous Play: It’s Something To Talk About
Mar 14, 2018
When’s the last time you and your co-workers talked about adventurous, risky, or big body play? This type of programming is often something that people have strong opinions about but hesitate to discuss.
New On Demand modules
Mar 9, 2018
Taking Steps to Healthy Success: Family-Style Dining; Taking Steps to Healthy Success: Breastfeeding Support
Penn State Better Kid Care is Honored to Earn the CDA Gold Standard
Jan 17, 2018
On December 19, 2017, Penn State Better Kid Care's CDA course was awarded the CDA Gold Standard following a quality review of their training and student services by the Council for Professional Recognition (the Council). The CDA Gold StandardSM is part of the Council’s early childhood education effort to help CDA students find the high-quality training and student services they need in preparation for the CDA exam and a career as early childhood educators.