• Group Coaching Sessions: for programs working to prepare for accreditation Site Visits, ARCQE will be delivering a series of 7 professional learning sessions aimed at addressing specific topics relating to the self evaluation process.  These sessions will be delivered in two formats, regionally as face-to-face sessions, and/or virtual for those in rural/remote areas unable to attend regional sessions scheduled. Session topics will include:
    • SESSION 1: THEORY TO PRACTICE – APPLYING CONTEXT FOR STANDARDS IN ACTION & HOW CHILD CARE PROFESSIONALS CAN STRENGTHEN & ALIGN PRACTICE MORE CONSISTENTLY TO PROGRAM POLICY
    • SESSION 2: MAKING INDICATORS MEANINGFUL: PROMOTING & SUPPORTING PHYSICAL WELLNESS AND PHYSICAL LITERACY
    • SESSION 3: THE WORKBOOK- STANDARDS ONE & TWO, LOOKING AT RELATIONSHIPS THROUGH THE LENS OF PURPOSEFUL AND RESPECTFUL INTERACTIONS
    • SESSION 4: MAKING INDICATORS MEANINGFUL: ADDRESSING IMPORTANCE OF INCLUSIVE ENVIRONMENTS
    • SESSION 5: DEFINING VALUE OF STAKEHOLDERS: IDENTIFYING THE WHO, WHAT, WHEN, WHERE AND HOW
    • SESSION 6: CREATING AND IMPLEMENTING WELL-DEFINED MANAGEMENT PRACTICES
    • SESSION 7: REFLECTING AND HIGHLITING THE ACCREDITATION JOURNEY: COMPLETING THE WORKBOOK, DEVELOPING THE QEP, AND INFORMING YOUR ANNUAL REPORT

Group coaching sessions will be 2 hours in length based on the above topics.  Programs who qualify for this support can access these sessions at no cost, and will be required to register in advance for sessions and may attend individual sessions and/or the full series as appropriate.  All sessions are also eligible to participate in monthly on-line Q & A sessions to assist with trouble-shooting questions following attendance to sessions.

  • For Edmonton Region group coaching sessions, please register HERE.
  • For Calgary Region group coaching sessions, please register HERE.
  • For South Region (Medicine Hat, Lethbridge) group coaching sessions, please register HERE.
  • For Central Region (Red Deer, Vermillion, Camrose) group coaching sessions, please register HERE.
  • For North Central Region (Westlock, Edson, Bonnyville) group coaching sessions, please register HERE.
  • For Northwest Region (Grande Prairie, Peace River) group coaching sessions, please register HERE.
  • For Northeast Region (Fort McMurray) group coaching sessions, please register HERE.
  • For Online group coaching sessions, please register HERE.
  • For Online Q&A sessions, please register HERE.