Community Systems Development (CSD) impacts all aspects and all staff in the CCR&R System in some way. This introductory training to Community Systems Development was created to give a simple overview and help build the culture of CSD for all CCR&R staff.  Through reading material, activities, and presentations, participants will learn some key terms and components of Community Systems Development philosophies.


Contact Hours: 2

One of the distinguishing characteristics of high-quality organizations is their ability to adapt to change. This training will explore the concept of Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) as an essential component of first-rate agencies.  Through reading material, activities, and presentations, participants will learn the key features of this leadership philosophy, the steps in the CQI process, and how to create a Continuous Quality Improvement Plan (CQIP) to guide change.


Contact Hours: 2

The CCR&R System Orientation process has been designed to introduce the information, background and system knowledge that you need to have the most rewarding experience possible.  The CCR&R System Orientation supplements your local CCR&R orientation and job training by offering insight into the statewide systems, organizations and processes which support - and are supported by - your local agency.  Participants will begin to connect the dots between what each partner does, what you do, and the goal of supporting families and improving the quality of child care in the state of Illinois.


Contact Hours: 2