Our one-hour webinars are conducted via Zoom—an easy, reliable cloud platform for video and audio conferencing, and chat. Once you have registered for a webinar, a confirmation email is sent with instructions to join the meeting. All webinars qualify for professional growth hours through the California Early Care and Education Workforce Registry. To receive professional growth hours, please use the workforce registry link provided in the webinar confirmation email at least 24 hours before the webinar. The California Workforce Registry no longer accepts registration after the webinar has occurred.
DRDP Online—What's New? Check out new features of the DRDP Online system, such as an integrated observation portfolio and dashboards.
- September 27 at 8:00 a.m. Register
DRDP Online Dashboard—Explore the new dashboard feature and view all information at a glance.
Integrated Observation Portfolio—DRDP Portfolio and DRDP Online are now all in one system! Teachers can collect documentation, print a portfolio, and rate the measures ALL in DRDP Online. Join us to learn all about this new feature.
Managing Child Enrollment—A new year and a new DRDP Online system! Discover how to move children across agencies, sites, and/or classrooms.
DRDP Online for Teachers: How to Input Ratings—Review how teachers can view their class in the data system and input DRDP ratings. Please download this document before the webinar: Getting Started for Teachers PDF
- September 25 at 12:30 p.m. Register
- September 28 at 12:30 p.m. Register
- September 29 at 12:30 p.m. Register
DRDP Online for Administrators—Learn how to successfully prepare the DRDP Online system for the upcoming school year. We will explain the new features (dashboards, customized views, etc.) that provide improved functionality and ease of use.
DRDP Online Introduction—Learn four important steps to setting up a DRDP Online account
Data and Understanding Reports—Review DRDP Online reports, how to pull reports, and guidance on analyzing the data. Please download these documents before the webinar: Child Report Guidance PDF Group Report Guidance PDF; Sample Parent Report
Upload Templates—Learn how DRDP Online administrators and data entry analysts can upload mass quantities of users, classes, and children into the DRDP Online system.
DRDP for Family Child Care Providers—This one-hour session is designed specifically for family child care providers who are new to the DRDP. Network with other family child care providers as we discuss the power of the DRDP in the home setting, soft start options for implementation, and free, easy-to-use resources.
Family Child Care and Mixed-Age Webinar -This one-hour session is designed specifically for family child care providers. Network with other family child care providers as we discuss the benefits of working with mixed age groups, curriculum planning, and DRDP. Free, easy-to-use resources will be available. Please download the following handouts prior to this webinar. A Blooming Orange, PITC Curriculum Planning Tool Part 1, PITC Curriculum Planning Tool Part 2
Observation and Collection—This one-hour webinar reviews essential tips for observing in the classroom, including strategies for remote collection of documentation for DRDP. Also, discuss the importance of family partnership for gathering meaningful information about children's development. Collection and organization of the documentation are essential! Resource Document Intro -17. Resource Document Spanish
Ask the Expert—Bring all questions about the Desired Results process (observation, the assessment, DRDP Online)
- September 27 at 12:00 p.m. Register
Using Frameworks to Plan—Dive into the curriculum frameworks! Review classroom data and create a lesson plan using strategies from the curriculum framework to modify the environment, teacher strategies, and more. PPT HO
Engaging Families/Parent Survey
DRDP and Parent Conferences—Review strategies for planning a positive conference experience. Topics include the DRDP Online Parent Report, Child Developmental Progress Report, and how best to use these documents together. Learn strategies for planning a successful parent conference built on relationships and supporting children's learning and development. Child Developmental Progress form (English and Spanish). Sample Child Developmental Progress form (English and Spanish)
Environment Rating Scales (ERS)—Review the connections between the DRDP assessment and the Environment Rating Scales. Also, share resources to support the implementation of the Environment Rating Scales. Please download this document before the webinar: The DRDP and the Environment Rating Scales PDF
DRDP for School Age Programs—This webinar will review the DRDP School Age Assessment basics. The layout of the assessment, how to complete the assessment, and resources available to support teachers.
- September 27 at 10:00 a.m. Register
Analyzing DRDP Data - Analyzing DRDP Data and Completing the Program Summary of Findings. After entering spring ratings, administrators are ready to use the DRDP data for program modifications. Administrators analyze the DRDP data for areas of strength or needing improvement. Please join this 1-hour webinar to gain insight on which reports are most helpful for this task and how to document an inclusive plan for administrators, staff, and families that supports children learning and development
Program Self Evaluation - Are you a program administrator preparing to write and submit your yearly Program Self Evaluation to CDSS or CDE? If yes, this webinar is for you. Please join this 1-hour webinar that will provide a review of requirements, resources, and instructions on how to complete and submit your Program Self Evaluation. Here is a direct link to available resources.
California Early Childhood Online (CECO) provides free training modules on multiple topics, including the DRDP and the Integrated Nature of Learning. Access comprehensive resources in one centralized location to meet the ever-changing needs of the early childhood field. Join a virtual tour of how to sign up as a new user and view available modules.
DRDP Online: How to use DRDP Online Reporting Tools to Inform Classroom Practice —Discuss strategies to connect findings in the DRDP Online reports to classroom-level planning for individuals and groups. PPT HO
Play, Reflection, and Curriculum, All Working Together in the Same Sandbox
Family Partnerships and Culture: Reflect and Learn First, Teach Second
The Powerful Role of Play - Discover the purpose of this publication, The Powerful Role of Play in Early Education, through reading and discussion.
DRDP Online Onsite Training
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