Pathways LA offers FREE child care provider training and workshops to licensed and unlicensed child care and early childhood education professionals through the Gateways for Early Educators ™ program.
The program is an integrated, research-based professional development curriculum of the Child Care Alliance of Los Angeles, and it is aligned with the 12 California Early Childhood Educator Competencies. The program includes training in childhood development to help providers deliver quality services, as well as coaching component to help providers reach their professional goals.
All child care providers are invited to participate in these professional development courses, from license-exempt providers to center directors. All instructional materials are provided. Training sessions include workshops on Child Growth and Development, Health, Safety, and Nutrition, and many more.