This is the holder for all early childhood course holder.


This is the First Connections course provided by the Nebraska Department of Education.

     Preschool Connections is a comprehensive, interactive, Internet-based set of modules providing information about working with children ages three to five. The training is designed to assist providers in the development and implementation of high quality preschool care. The modules cover a wide range of topics, and each contains a wealth of information, interactive activities, and a review, as well as links to additional resources.

     Each module is proctored by an experienced instructor.  The instructor will review the work of each participant and will inform NDE to send a certificate of completion when the training has been satisfactorily completed.  The total course will provide 45 hours of training hours (for Nebraska participants).

Development of the School Age Child

This School Age Connections course is provided by the Nebraska Department of Education.

Successful Programming for School Aged Children

This School Age Connections course is provided by the Nebraska Department of Education.

Guidance for Working with School Aged Children

This School Age Connections course is provided by the Nebraska Department of Education.