The Workforce Center in Winchester is open from 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. each Monday to provide flexibility to job seekers. The resource room has computers for job searches and staff will be available to discuss local labor market information and current employment opportunities. Information: 540-545-4116.
Bonnie Carb, of Middletown, serves as a professional development specialist for the Council for Professional Recognition’s Child Development Associate National Credentialing Program, a unique teacher credentialing process that results in the award of the CDA credential to early care and education professionals.
Professional development specialists mentor and coach candidates as they move through the CDA assessment process, conducting the classroom observation and portfolio review to assess the candidate’s early childhood teacher competency.
The Council for Professional Recognition, based in Washington, D.C., promotes improved performance and recognition of professionals in the early childhood education of children ages birth to 5 years old. For more information visit: www.cdacouncil.org.