Professional Development

Upcoming Workshops

Early educators from across Indian River County are invited to attend the upcoming professional development workshops! The workshops will provide the skills and knowledge for success in the classroom, with special focus on children up to five years old.  Follow-up support is also available to teachers who would like additional help implementing strategies in the classroom.

  • No cost to attend
  • CEUs available through FLAEYC
  • Certificate of in-service hours available
  • Light breakfast provided at no additional cost

Saturday October 10, 2020

More WHATs, HOWs, and WHYs of Fine Motor plus Self-Help Skills and Sensory Activities

featuring Dr. Marianne Gibbs, Write Out of the Box

Please contact Monica Cheslak for more information:

772-567-3202 ext. 104 or


Credentialing Program for Early Educators

The credentialing program will provide early educators with the opportunity to gain their FCCPC through a 16 week program offered in central Vero Beach. The program, supported by Indian River State College, includes the following courses:

  • Growth & Development (CHD1220)

  • Curriculum (EEC1202)

  • Creative Expression (CHD1332)

  • Practicum (EEC1946)

The program is open to individuals who are currently employed at a childcare center in Indian River County. Funding is available through the TEACH scholarship and tuition assistance.



M - F  7:15 am - 5:30 pm

Administrative Offices:

M - F  8:30 am - 5:00 pm

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2300 Fifth Avenue, Suite 149
Vero Beach, Florida 32960

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