Trainings offered in:
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