Children and Youth Partnership


Introduction to Cultural Competence: Awareness

Children and Youth Partnership, Introduction to Cultural Competence:  Awareness
Event Description: 

Children from diverse backgrounds need to be in early learning environments that provide experiences that reflect their cultural backgrounds, which include family values and learning styles.  This course is a beginning step to increasing awareness and understanding of culture and cultural competence.  It focuses on defining culture, cultural conditioning and culturally responsive teaching and the role of engaging families.  It is designed to be interactive and self-reflective.  This course requires 1 hour of pre-coursework to be completed prior to participation.  

Presenter:  Bonnie Brumbeloe and Emily Kenyon, Early Childhood Specialists.  

Date/Time:  Session 1 - Wednesday, August 30th and Session 2 - Thursday, August 31st.  Must attend both sessions.  

Credit Hours:  .5 CEU/5 DCDEE credits.  

Pre-Registration is Required: Register online by clicking here.

Payment: Upon completion of the registration form above, click here to pay the fee for your training (if one is required).

​You can also send your payment in with the CYP registration form.  Payment must be received no later than Wednesday,
August 16th to confirm registration.  

Age limit: 
Child Care Providers
When is the event?: 
Wednesday, August 30, 2017 -
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Where is the event?

Children and Youth Partnership (See address and directions on the rightbelow)

Children and Youth Partnership

534 Ananias Dare Street,
(252) 441-0614