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Congratulations to the Graduates of the Reno-Based 2020 Adult Learning Academy!

Congratulations to the graduates of The Nevada Registry's 2020 Adult Learning Academy in Reno: Charlotte Torres, Cheri Moring, Heather Frydendall, Julie Hitchcock, Milagro Guardado and Yosaba Arellano. Led by LeAn Shelton with LeAn Shelton Consulting, L.L.C., these six individuals completed an intensive 25-hour Academy over the course of 9 weeks (extended due to COVID-19) and will begin delivering Registry-approved training to the Early Childhood community in the very near future. Thank you for your efforts to become an approved trainer with The Nevada Registry and for helping to expand professional development opportunities for ECE professionals in Northern and rural Nevada!

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Child Care Advisory Council Meetings Cancelled

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, all Child Care Advisory Council meetings have been cancelled until further notice. Please continue to check your email for further information about upcoming meetings as it becomes available.

For regular updates about Nevada Child Care Licensing, visit the Health Care Quality and Compliance official...

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FDA Warning About the Dangers of Hand Sanitizers With Methanol

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a warning to consumers and health care providers about hand sanitizer products that are labeled as containing ethanol (also known as ethyl alcohol) but that have tested positive for methanol contamination. Methanol (i.e., methyl alcohol or wood alcohol) is a substance that can be toxic when absorbed through the skin or ingested and can be life-threatening...

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A Look Inside The Nevada Registry - June 2020

We continued to operate remotely during the month of June during Phase 2 of the Governor's Roadmap to Recovery. As the numbers below highlight, engagement with The Nevada Registry steadily increased as facilities slowly began to open and ECE professionals began to return to work.     

  • Membership total: 7151
  • 579 applications and renewal forms were...

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Free Online Training Course Available through CCEI: Creating a Multicultural Environment

ChildCare Education Institute (CCEI) is proud to offer CCEI640: Creating a Multicultural Environment as an online no-cost trial child care training course to new CCEI users July 1-31, 2020

This course explains multiculturalism and anti-bias education. Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able...

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Give Feedback on Immunization Regulation Changes

Feedback is needed on proposed changes to Nevada regulations regarding required immunizations for children.

The proposed regulations would:

  • Revise the provisions concerning the submission of certain forms relating to immunization exemptions;
  • Authorize an audit of medical exemptions from immunization in certain circumstances;
  • Add a second dose of “MCV4&rdquo...

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Public Hearing to Address Proposed Regulation Changes

Proposed regulations affecting the child care industry in Nevada will be heard at a public hearing via teleconference on Wednesday, August 5, 2020, at 1 p.m.

In 2017, new Nevada law introduced a grading system that rates child care facilities based on mandated inspections, which would now result in a letter grade of A, B, C, D or F. Opportunities for re-inspection and improvements are delineated...

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