Professional Development

Membership Meetings/Administrative Trainings

Who: Child care directors and professionals serving children, youth and families.
When: Third Wednesday of September, November, January, March and May from 9:15 a.m. to noon.
Where: East Cherry YWCA – 2800 East Cherry Seattle, WA – (206) 568-7845

Past Administrative Training Topics Include:

  • Culturally Relevant Anti-Bias
  • Insurance 101
  • Succession Planning
  • Early Achievers
  • Team Building
  • Wages & Hour Laws
  • Mentoring Your Staff
  • Advocacy for Child Care Issues

Trainer Recruitment

CDAGS offers our members 2-hour STARS approved workshops at our general meetings. We are always recruiting STARS/MERIT approved trainers who can facilitate high-level, administrative focused workshops for child care directors and leadership professionals. If you are a trainer and would like to submit a proposal for consideration, please submit the Workshop Proposal Request.

Some topic examples are:

  • Culturally Relevant Anti-Bias
  • Succession Planning
  • Hiring a Diverse Workforce
  • Team Building
  • Wage and Hour Laws
  • Mentoring Your Staff
  • Advocacy for Child Care Issues