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SNC NevAEYC Winter Mixer

The Southern Nevada Chapter of NevAEYC is hosting their annual Winter Member Mixer at Meepleville Board Game Cafe on Friday, December 7, 2018. All active members of NAEYC are invited to a night of fun, food, games and door prizes. 

More Information

Space is limited so do not delay! Register on EventBright by December 3rd.  You must be registered to attend. Tickets will not be sold at the door. 

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Upcoming Meeting of the Nevada Early Childhood Advisory Council (ECAC)

The next meeting of the Nevada Early Childhood Advisory Council (ECAC) will be held Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 9:00 am. 

Meeting Agenda

Additional meeting materials can be found on the ECAC website under meeting information. 

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Attention Trainers: 5 Week Countdown

The end of the calendar year is rapidly approaching. Are you on track to meet the annual trainer renewal requirements by December 31st? If not, there are still five weeks left in the calendar year to deliver four Registry-approved training sessions and complete 15 hours of continuing education (three of which must be in adult learning).

If you have not already delivered four Registry-approved...

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Attention Trainers: 6 Week Countdown

As a reminder, approved trainers in the Generalist, Out of State and Corporate trainer categories are subject to the annual trainer renewal requirements. What this means is that to be eligible to renew your trainer approval status for the 2019 calendar, both of the following requirements must be met:

  1. Deliver a minimum of four Registry-approved training sessions by December 31, 2018;...

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Increase in Fingerprint Fees

The fee for fingerprinting will increase in 2019, which will affect child care facility employees who need to have the required background check conducted.

The Nevada Department of Public Safety (DPS) reported last week that the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s (FBI) portion of the fingerprint fees will increase to $13.25. The state’s portion will not increase. Total cost for...

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Happy Thanksgiving from The Nevada Registry!

Please note that The Nevada Registry will be closed on Thursday, 11/22/18 and Friday, 11/23/18 for the Thanksgiving holiday. All messages will be responded to on Monday, November 26th. 

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Attention Trainers: 2nd and Final Year-End Trainer Renewal Reminder

Approved trainers in the Generalist, Out of State and Corporate trainer categories with fewer than four Registry-approved sessions delivered to date were sent a second reminder notice via email on 11/9/18 regarding the annual trainer renewal requirements that must be met in order to renew their trainer approval status for the 2019 calendar year. Please check your email for this important reminder...

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Free Online Training Opportunity from CCEI - Addressing Homelessness

ChildCare Education Institute (CCEI) is proud to offer SOC105: Addressing Homelessness: The Role of the Early Childhood Educator as an online no-cost trial child care training course to new CCEI users November 1-30, 2018.  This course is approved by The Nevada Registry for two child care training hours.  

According to...

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Veterans Day Office Closure

The Nevada Registry will be closed on Monday, November 12, 2018 in observance of Veterans Day. Thank you to all current and past military personnel for your service!

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SNC NevAEYC Winter Mixer

A message from the SNC NevAEYC: 

Greetings Southern Area Members!

You are cordially invited to join us for a night of fun with food, games, and door prizes!  All active members of NAEYC are invited to attend our annual Winter Member Mixer at Meepleville Board Game Cafe!

Registration is only open to active members, must have your NAEYC...

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Give Input on Proposed Child Care Regulations

The Nevada Child Care Licensing Unit is asking for feedback from providers about how proposed regulation changes will affect small businesses. To provide input, please complete a short survey by Nov. 22, 2018.

A few key regulations that are being amended and/or included throughout Nevada Administrative Code (NAC) 432A include:

  • Grading System (section 1 – 34 of R135-18 and...

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ECE B-3 Workforce Alignment Kick-Off Invite

Please join the Nevada Department of Education, Office of Early Learning and Development and Office of Educator Licensure for an Early Childhood Education Birth to 3rd Grade (ECE B-3) Workforce Alignment Kick-off Meeting. 

Date: Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Three Locations: 

  • NDE Boardroom, 700 E. Fifth Street, Carson City
  • NDE...

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A Look Inside The Nevada Registry - October 2018

Fall is in the air! Though the seasons may change, the work of the Registry doesn't. As you can see by the numbers below, October was as busy as ever!    

  • 741 applications and renewal forms were received and data-entered into the system.
  • 638 Certificates of Achievement/Certificates of Participation were processed and mailed. 
    Be sure to contact our office...

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