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Member Spotlight - Sophia Hwang

Continuing our mission to highlight and recognize our members who have been with us since the beginning; this month's featured member is Sophia Wang, Teacher at Cornerstone Christian Tykes Preschool. Sophia had this to say about how The Nevada Registry has positively influenced Early Childhood in Nevada and what her membership personally means to her:

The Nevada Registry has given me the privilege of being recognized for what I do as an early childhood educator. It helps me be on the right path for my continuing education and provides valuable opportunities for nationwide networking. I am proud to be a part of it. 

Thank you Sophia for your dedication to your work with young children and for valuing your membership with The Nevada Registry. We appreciate you! 

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Strong Start for Children Parent Ambassadors Needed

Childrens’ best advocates are parents, and the Strong Start for Children program is currently looking for parents who would like to be part of a group to help Nevada increase access to quality early learning experiences for families. 

Ambassadors will receive:

  • Specialized training on advocacy in Early Childhood...

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Update to Immunize Nevada's Child Care Virtual Toolkit Available

Information about the importance of immunization has been updated on the Immunize Nevada online Child Care Virtual Toolkit.

Access the Toolkit 

The toolkit features:

  • Current statistics on the effects of flu and other vaccine-preventable illnesses on children.
  • Steps you can use to prevent spread...

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A Look Inside The Nevada Registry - October 2019

October was another busy month here at the Registry! Take a look at these highlights:

  • Membership total: 7164
  • 727 applications and renewal forms were received and data-entered into the system.
  • 692 membership certificates were processed. Please note that as of May 2019, membership certificates are no longer printed/mailed. Instead, certificates can be viewed, downloaded...

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Attention Trainers: Important Year-End Reminder

Be sure to check your email! If you are an approved trainer in the Generalist, Out of State and Corporate trainer category, you should have received a second email reminder about the criteria that must be met by December 31, 2019 in order to be eligible to renew your trainer approval status for the 2020 calendar year.  Log into your

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NAEYC Needs Your Feedback: Public Draft #2 of the Leveling of the Professional Standards and Competencies

The Power to the Profession Task Force recommended that the 2010 NAEYC Standards for Initial and Advance Early Childhood Professional Preparation Programs be explicitly positioned as the foundation for the standards and competencies of the unified early childhood education profession, with the specific expectations for the revision of these standards.

Since January 2018, a workgroup made...

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Upcoming Office Closure - Veterans Day

The Nevada Registry will be closed on Monday, November 11, 2019 in observance of Veterans Day. Regular office hours will resume at 8 am on Tuesday, November 12, 2019. All phone messages, email inquiries, training approval requests and standard mail will be responded to at that time. 

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Volunteers Needed to Test New Employee Listing Feature

Attention Center Directors! Is your facility participating in QRIS? Have you been asked to obtain a current staff listing by your QRIS Coach? If so, we have GREAT news for you! 

The Nevada Registry is just weeks away from unveiling the brand new, much anticipated, ‘Employee Listing’ feature of the Online Portal. Once available, you will be able to log into your Online Portal...

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