Our Qualifications

All teachers, teacher assistants and family educators are credentialed and certified.
These credentials and certifications may include (depending on service): Active Parenting, Family-Centered, Doula, Lactation,
Love’s Cradle Training, Infant Massage, Sign Language, ESL Certification and education licensing through NC State.

      • Educators, teachers, teacher assistants, and staff are trained, and many possess program credentials,

        bachelor’s degrees, and/or master’s degrees

      • Family educators have a combined 60+ years of experience at Imprints Cares

      • A number of educators are bilingual with Spanish as their native language

Certifications

Child birth education, early childhood education, elementary education, social work, sociology and family centeredness

 Tools and Curricula

      • Ages and Stages Questionnaires (ASQ-3/ASQ-SE)

      • Development Indicators for the Assessment of Learning (DIAL 4)

      • Family Literacy Programs: CELL and Motheread/Fatheread

      • Foundational Curriculum (Parents as Teachers)

      • Language—English as a second language for families

      • Language Environment Analysis (LENA)

      • Language—Spanish as a first language for families

      • Life Skills Progression (LSP)

      • Keys to Interactive Parenting Scale (KIPS)

      • Parents Matter!

      • Cuidate!

      • Talaris’ Parenting Counts Program

      • The Early Childhood Environment Rating Scale (ECERS, training/observation)

      • Triple P—Positive Parenting Program