The Saul Zaentz Early Education Initiative at the Harvard Graduate School of Education announced the 2018 finalists for its inaugural Zaentz Early Education Innovation Challenge.
Is the first step in a career ladder designed to level the playing field for Spanish-speaking, Family, Friend and Neighbor (FFN) care
ESCALERAS is a series of training modules that meet the new Child Care Development Fund (CCDF) pre-service requirements to become a licensed or registered Family Child Care Provider (FCCP).
ESCALERAS is a basic, well-rounded, introduction to early care and education, health, hygiene, safety, and professional standards necessary to operate a family child care program.
ESCALERAS is a relational training model that combines video+face-to-face, is visually and emotionally engaging, and narrows the digital divide.
Innovative, cost effective, synergistic
Videos are in Spanish
Training manual for sponsor agency, trainer and providers are available in Spanish and English
Step-by-step support for initial implementation
On-going resources and guidance
Can be customized and personalized to your agency’s needs
Can be translated to other languages (Kreyòl)