RBPD (Relationship-based Professional Development) Specialists provide additional support to new practitioners of early childhood and care or school-age care, or to experienced practitioners who have acquired new learning to be put into practice. Together the RBPD specialist and the practitioner set goals and plan how to accomplish them. RBPD Specialist is an overarching term used to describe a consultant, TA provider, coach or mentor. An RBPD Specialist in Minnesota includes Parent Aware Quality Coaching, CLASS coaching, TACSEI coaching, MLFCCA mentoring, MNAEYC coaching, CICC consulting, SEEDS of Early Literacy coaching, Child Care Health consultants, Infant Mental Health consultants, and so forth.
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