Center for Early Childhood Professional Development

Reflecting Oklahoma's commitment to high quality early care and education by providing professional development that produces results!

Family Child Care Home (FCCH) Leadership Academy

Applications are now being accepted for Class III (Spring 2020)
Research has shown that opportunities in the early years matter for success in school and in life, and family child care providers are leading the way. Beyond providing quality care, your family child care home is also a business. Join other home providers for this unique training opportunity in business essentials. Attend four Saturday sessions over a 4-month period and receive 24 hours of formal training credit.  Registration fee:  $75

Training Dates

Session I - February 22, 2020
Session II - April 4, 2020
Session III - May 9, 2020
Session IV - June 13, 2020

Session topics include:

  • Introduction to the Business Administration Scale (BAS)
  • The ABC's of a Child Care Business
  • Program Management
  • Legal Knowledge
  • Program Planning
  • Policy & Procedures
  • Staff Development
  • Building a Stronger Child Care Business Using the BAS

All applicants meeting the following requirements will be considered:

  • You must be a licensed family child care home.
  • Homes will be required to have an initial Business Administration Scale (BAS) assessment prior to the completion of the final session and a post-BAS 12 months after completing all four sessions of the training.
  • Preference will be given to homes that serve state subsidy children.
  • Class III Completers will be elibigle to apply for a $400 Family Child Care Home Stipend.  This program was effective July 1, 2019.
Questions:  Contact Alice Moore at 405.799.6383 or toll-free statewide 1-888-446-7634
Updated as of November 20, 2019





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