Welcome to Community Child Care Association
Community Child Care Association (CCC) is the peak body for community owned, not for profit children's services in Victoria. CCC is proud of our history of strong advocacy for community owned, not for profit children’s education and care services and the recognition we have earned through our delivery of a range of high level resources, training and professional development, supporting quality and growth in the Victorian Children’s Education and Care Services sector.
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Resources and support
CCC has a wide range of resources and support materials; tools that can be used to explore themes, introduce concepts, improve practice and expand knowledge.
Professional learning projects
CCC delivers professional learning and development opportunities across Victoria and can tailor training to suit individual and local learning needs.
Aug / 04
An interactive session where participants will explore;
Introduction to mathematics and numeracy in early childhood education
o Play-based approaches to literacy and numeracy
o Value of mathematical development in the early years
o Early mathematical experiences
Mathematical learning and concept development in the first five years of life
o Language and mathematics
o Babies and toddlers – 0-3yrs
o The pre-school years- 3-5yrs
o Integrating the beginning processes
o Mathematical concepts in the everyday environment – number, measurement, space/chance and data
Teaching strategies for mathematics in early childhood environment
o Planning, implementing and evaluating
o EYLF, NQS and VEYLDF
o The importance of language
o Importance of patterns
Plus examples of children’s books, software, websites and resources relevant to maths and literacy!
Thursday 4 August 2016
Beau Monde International, Doncaster
9.30am - 12.30pm
Cost: CCC Members $160.00
Non members $210.00
Aug / 18
Creating and maintaining a stress free work environment is paramount to the ongoing high quality operation of a service for all educators, children and families. A supportive workplace plays an important role in the nurturing of mental health and wellbeing of all staff.
This session will provide participants with a deeper understanding of mental health and wellbeing in the workplace and include strategies to support this.
Participants will be able to;
· Identify some of the key signs and behaviours which may lead to mental health problems and issues, including anxiety, stress and burnout
· Have the confidence and skills to have professional conversations with staff about their mental health and wellbeing
· Understand their duty of care and the importance of privacy and confidentiality
· Utilize a range of strategies and resources to manage and support staff
· Access a variety of resources and support services within their community
· Explore key workplace practices that underpin a healthy organisational environment for employees
Date: Thursday 18th August 2016
Time: 9.30am – 3.30pm
Venue: Queen Victoria Women’s Centre, Melbourne CBD
Cost: CCC Members $250.00
Non Members $300.00