News, Updates & Events
Posted June 28, 2019 at 01:50 PM by Shelly Nye
This course is designed to introduce marketing basics that relate to early childhood programs. Students will learn to properly define the product offered by a child care center and develop effective marketing strategies targeted at specific communities and families. Students will also learn to develop effective enrollment and retention strategies to maximize marketing efforts. This course is approved by The Nevada Registry for two child care training hours.
ADM115: Successfully Marketing Your Program is a two-hour, intermediate-level course and grants 0.2 IACET CEU upon successful completion. Current CCEI users with active, unlimited annual subscriptions can register for professional development courses at no additional cost when logged in to their CCEI account. Users without subscriptions can purchase child care training courses as block hours through CCEI online enrollment.
Posted June 28, 2019 at 12:57 PM by Shelly Nye
The Nevada Registry will be closed on Thursday, July 4, 2019 AND Friday, July 5, 2019 in observance of Independence Day. Regular office hours will resume at 8 am on Monday, July 8th. All phone messages, email inquiries, training approval requests and standard mail will be responded to at that time.
Posted June 26, 2019 at 10:52 AM by Shelly Nye
The Children's Advocacy Alliance is in the process of creating a Storybook highlighting the importance of child care subsidy to share with state and national politicians. They are looking to highlight parents receiving subsidy assistance and providers who receive the subsidy reimbursements.
If you are a Parent and are willing to share your story, <...
Posted June 24, 2019 at 03:48 PM by Shelly Nye
The next meeting of the Nevada Early Childhood Advisory Council is Wednesday June 26, 2019 at 9:00 am. Please note the new address of the Department of Education in Las Vegas on the agenda below.
For additional meeting materials, please visit the NVECAC website</...
Posted June 14, 2019 at 12:51 PM by Shelly Nye
As the first half of the year comes to an end, we would like to take an opportunity to provide a few important reminders to prepare you for the 2020 trainer renewal process. Please read this information carefully as it provides you with everything you need to know in order to successfully renew your trainer approval status next year.
- Your trainer approval status will expire on December...
Posted June 13, 2019 at 03:40 PM by Shelly Nye
Attention early childhood educators in Nevada! Are you working at a licensed child care center or in a licensed home day care with children ages 0-5 years old? Are you are looking for an opportunity to further your education and earn a Child Development Credential (CDA)?
The University of Nevada Cooperative Extension has openings for educators to participate in the CDA education...
Posted June 12, 2019 at 11:30 AM by Shelly Nye
Directors; do you have a new staff member who needs to know how to navigate The Nevada Registry’s online Training Calendar? Have you yourself been frustrated when trying to find specific training to meet your professional development needs? If so, we have just what you need!
The Nevada Registry recently published a user-friendly “how-to” video that walks you through...
Posted June 12, 2019 at 08:05 AM by Shelly Nye
Last week we shared one in a series of white papers published by the National Workforce Registry Alliance focused on the work of the Alliance and its member registries. A second paper has recently been published to provide background information about why most...
Posted June 11, 2019 at 03:53 PM by Shelly Nye
What a busy month! Not only were we able to complete an impressive amount of work, we also launched the new online membership portal. Take a look at what else was going on in May:
- Membership total: 6935 (an increase of 51 since last month!)
- 790 applications and renewal forms were received and data-entered into the system.
- 483 Certificates of Achievement/Certificates...
Posted June 11, 2019 at 12:16 PM by Shelly Nye
UNLV is working with the Nevada Department of Education to learn more about what parents with young children need!
They want to increase resources for young children such as access to early childhood care, education, health, and other resources in your community. They know that each community wants and needs different things, and want to make sure to hear directly from your community. This...
Posted June 11, 2019 at 12:09 PM by Shelly Nye
Posted June 7, 2019 at 06:48 PM by Shelly Nye
Last month we announced that members could now access the information contained within their Registry membership accounts online through the new Online Portal - and the response has been INCREDIBLE! Members who have taken a moment to explore their portal love what they see and appreciate the ease and convenience of being able...
Posted June 6, 2019 at 06:19 PM by Shelly Nye
The National Registry Workforce Alliance is a private, non-profit, voluntary organization of state early childhood and afterschool workforce registry and professional development leaders. The mission of the Alliance is to provide registries across the country with resources on data related support on the workforce, standards of quality...
Posted June 6, 2019 at 06:03 PM by Shelly Nye
The United States is currently experiencing a significant increase in the number of measles cases. Nationwide, as of May 31, 2019, there have been 981 cases diagnosed in 26 states, including a case that was diagnosed and infectious while visiting Nevada. This is the largest number of cases in the United States in the last 25 years. The numbers this year are expected to continue to rise...