PD at the Center

Re-opening Child Care/Reapertura de Cuidado Infantil

up to 4 PD hours English, Spanish/Bilingual Family Child Care Administrators and Educators, Infant-Toddler Educators, Preschool and Pre-K Educators, Program Directors, Education Coordinators, and Education Supervisors

This page is dedicated to resources and information for early childhood care and education programs as they begin the process of re-opening during the COVID-19 pandemic in Rhode Island. According to the Department of Human Services (DHS), there is a significant need to reopen safe and developmentally appropriate child care programs to both support working families and the financial sustainability of programs. Rhode Island is exercising additional precautions to protect the health and safety of children and ensure child care programs adhere to increased protections recommended by public health experts to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Follow the links below for required trainings and additional resources on opening early childhood care and education programs.


Esta página es dedicada a recursos e información para proveedores de cuidado infantil cuando empiezan el proceso de reapertura durante el pandémico de COVID-19. De acuerdo con el Department of Human Services (DHS), hay mucha necesidad para reabrir programas de cuidado infantil seguros y apropiados para el desarrollo de niños para apoyar a familias trabajadoras y también apoyar a la sostenibilidad financiera de los programas. Rhode Island esta ejerciendo precauciones adicionales para proteger la salubridad y seguridad de los niños y para asegurar que los programas de cuidado infantil sigan las nuevas protecciones recomendadas por expertos en salud pública para prevenir la propagación de COVID-19.

Siga los enlaces abajo para ver entrenamientos requeridos y otros recursos sobre la reapertura de programas de cuidado e educación infantil.

PD Hours Dates Website
2 PD hours Ongoing DHS Webinar for Re-Opening Child Care –
for Program Directors and Family Child Care Administrators
2 horas DP En marcha Seminario Web de DHS sobre la Reapertura de Cuidado Infantil –
para Dueños de Programas de Cuidado Infantil
2 PD hours Ongoing Health and Safety Guidance for Re-opening Child Care –
for all Child Care Staff
2 horas DP En marcha Guía de Salud y Seguridad para la Reapertura de Cuidado Infantil –
para Empleados de Cuidado Infantil