Training Information


Trainings offered in:

  • Minnesota

  • California

Training Time

7 Sessions

2.5 Hours/Session

17.5 Total Hours


Credits available through:

Metropolitan State University Early Childhood Assessment Program

Credits can count towards:

  • Minnesota educational requirements for:

    • Assistant teacher OR

    • Teacher working in licensed child care programs

  • Continuing education requirements of licensed teachers

  • Degree requirements of 2-year or 4-year colleges.

How It Works

A provider attends and /or selects support staff to be trained in the SEEDS framework.
The provider and staff attend SEEDS training. Coaching from a SEEDS certified coach may also be available.
The provider and staff implement the SEEDS of Learning framework. Adults and children feel confident and capable.

Who Is It For?

Who Is It For?

This framework is designed for caregivers who work in family childcare settings and care for infants and children up to age 5.

Potential SEEDS of Learning participants operate childcare programs out of their homes and often have experience in education, psychology, special education, and/or early childhood education.

What Is It?

SEEDS of Learning is a set of Early Childhood Professional Development frameworks. SEEDS of Family Childcare uses a Train-the-Trainer model and coaching support that providers need to create supportive, caring, and productive interactions with children.


This framework shows providers how to:

  • Increase outcomes for children using evidence-based best practices

  • Increase provider efficacy through a research-based skill development cycle

  • Strengthen community and learning through quality interactions


Cost will vary by program. 

Trainings scheduled through SEEDS of Learning, LLC.

For information on this please contact SEEDS at

Family Childcare Framework


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