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News, Updates & Events

NevAEYC Conference Proposal Deadline Extended

The deadline to submit a proposal for the ucpomiong NevAEYC Early Childhood Conference has been extended to February 8th. 

Click here to learn more about the eligibility requirements and the submission process. 

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Free Online Training Opportunity from CCEI - Reflective Practice in Early Childhood Education

ChildCare Education Inistitute (CCEI) is proud to offer PROF104: Reflective Practice in Early Childhood Education as an online no-cost trial child care training course to new CCEI users January 1-31, 2019. This course is approved by The Nevada Registry for three child care training hours. 

This course provides...

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Attention Trainers: Clarification Regarding Training Delivery

Approved trainers in the Generalist, Out of State and Corporate trainer categories are required to deliver a minimum of four Registry-approved training sessions per year in order to be eligible to initiate the trainer approval process in the next calendar year. While The Nevada Registry encourages trainers to offer training to the general early childhood community, these four training sessions <...

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The National Workforce Registry Alliance

Did you know that The Nevada Registry is a member of the National Workforce Registry Alliance?

The Alliance’s mission is to provide registries across the nation with resources on data related support on the workforce, standards of quality for workforce data systems and a strong national voice driving relevant policies and initiatives. Through our membership with the Alliance, we are...

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Kindness Matters

As we prepare to kick off The Nevada Registry’s 2019 Kindness Campaign, we are taking a moment to reflect on all of the organizations that were the beneficiaries of our 2018 Kindness Campaign. Thank you to participating staff of The Nevada Registry, WCSD Child & Family Services, Nevada Pre-K Standards, NevAEYC, T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood Nevada, our community partners and individual Registry...

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Goodbye Paper!

Did you know that approximately 600 members do not have a current email address on file. Are you one of them? Having an email address on file becomes increasingly important over the next few months as we continue our transition to an online/paperless system. Keep an eye on your mailbox for a bright green postcard that was just mailed to all active members with missing email addresses. If you receive...

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Upcoming Office Closure

The Nevada Registry will be closed on Monday, January 21, 2019 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Regular office hours will resume at 8 am on Tuesday, January 22, 2019. All phone calls, email messages and training approval requests will be responded to at that time. Thank you.

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Upcoming Meeting of the Child Care Advisory Council

The Child Care Advisory Council (CCAC) will hold its next meeting at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, January 15, 2019. 

Click here to view the agenda, including meeting locations in Carson City and Las Vegas and a call-in phone number. You may also visit the

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Scholarship Application for 2019 NevAEYC Conference Now Available

The Nevada Department of Education Office of Early Learning & Development is pleased to announce scholarships for the 2019 NevAEYC Conference!

Conference dates: April 25-27, 2019

Location: Las Vegas, Nevada 

  • All applicants must be currently working in a QRIS program. 
  • Applications are DUE February 15, 2019
  • Final notification...

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Nevada Receives $600K Federal Preschool Development Birth Through Age Five Grant

The Office of Early Learning and Development within the Nevada Department of Education has been awarded nearly $600,000 through a federal preschool development birth through age five grant.

The one-year grant will help Nevada develop plans to collaborate and coordinate its existing early childhood care and education programs within a statewide mixed-delivery system to prepare low-income and...

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Happy 15th Anniversary to The Nevada Registry!

Did you know that The Nevada Registry launched in January 2004 – FIFTEEN fast-flying years ago?

Since that time, we have grown to over 6,700 active members, have approved over 61,000 community-based training sessions and have approved hundreds of trainers too! We are just days away from kicking off our year-long celebration so be sure to stay connected to our

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UNCE Online Courses Temporarily Unavailable

A message from the University of Nevada Cooperative Extension:

The early childhood online courses provided by University of Nevada Cooperative Extension and hosted on Campus Extension will be unavailable January 10-17, 2019 in order to perform site maintenance and course updates. 
This includes:

  • Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse...

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Attention Facilities: Complete Immunization Reporting by January 18, 2019

Child care facilities are required under Nevada law to report by Dec. 31 of each year the exact number of pupils who have completed the immunizations required for enrollment and the number of students conditionally enrolled. Facilities that did not report by the last day of 2018 are asked to report no later than Jan. 18, 2019.

Nevada Revised Statutes

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Vaccination Required at Minimum Recommended Age – Technical Bulletin

A message from the Division of Public and Behavioral Health:

It is now necessary for students enrolling into early education programs, preschool and kindergarten in Nevada to receive all required vaccines at the youngest recommended age per the recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices...

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New Trainer and Trainer Renewal Period Now Open

The new trainer application and trainer renewal period for the 2019 calendar year is now open!

New TrainersContact The Nevada Registry to request access to the initial trainer application. 

2018 Approved/Renewing Trainers: Log into your

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A Look Inside The Nevada Registry - December 2018

The Nevada Registry ended the year with a bang! Check out a few highlights of our activities below.

  • 631 applications and renewal forms were received and data-entered into the system.
  • 592 Certificates of Achievement/Certificates of Participation were processed and mailed. Be sure to contact our office if you do not receive your certificate within 30 days of the email notification...

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Attention Directors in Washoe County!

The Boys & Girls Club of Truckee Meadows invites you to attend an upcoming Director's Morale Booster Group. The first meeting is scheduled for January 24, 2019. See flyer for more details and to RSVP.


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2019 Meeting Schedule for the Nevada Early Childhood Advisory Council (NECAC)

The 2019 Nevada Early Childhood Advisory Council meeting dates have been scheduled. All meetings will begin at 9 a.m.

2019 Meeting Dates

If you have any questions, please contact Jessamy Sevilla at

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