Camp Fire First Texas launched the first Early Education Apprenticeship Program (EEAP) in Texas in 2020. The inaugural class began meeting virtually in September and this month they will join registered apprenticeships across the country celebrating National Apprenticeship Week (NAW) taking place November 8 - 14, 2020.
Fort Worth, Texas (September 15, 2020) - After receiving interest from more than 150 candidates, Camp Fire First Texas is excited to announce Lauren Richard will take the reigns as the next president/CEO of Camp Fire First Texas on [...]
Elevate Your Career in 2020 T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood® Texas is partnering with Camp Fire Early Education Apprenticeship Program. Camp Fire Early Education Apprenticeship Program (EEAP) is an educational and career pathway for early educators in licensed child care [...]
Fort Worth, Texas (August 17, 2020) – Almost one year ago, Camp Fire First Texas based in Fort Worth, Texas, introduced the first Early Education Apprenticeship Program (EEAP) in the state when it received Department of Labor (DOL) approval. [...]
Growing awareness of the importance of early education in a child’s growth and development has increased the demand for quality early education.
Many families continue to practice social distancing and early learning programs are teaching children about mainting safe distances. All of these changes may be confusing to children who are used to spending time in large groups or are [...]
New recommendations were shared by the state for reopening child care programs. Camp Fire connected with local state licensing representative, Connie Presley, to discuss "live" what these reocmmendations mean, tips for following the new recommendations and answer questions [...]
Camp Fire First Texas is First in Texas Camp Fire First Texas has a long history of forward thinking, so it’s no surprise that Camp Fire is leading the way for early education apprenticeships in Texas. There is [...]
I often hear conversations from participants in early childhood training courses discussing how the Professional Development session will be helpful to them as an individual and for others. I also hear participants discuss the stress of Professional Development [...]
Camp Fire Child Development Center is celebrating its 25-year anniversary. That’s 25 years of imagination, belly-laughs, playground games, snuggles, and story time. But is also so much more than fun. Camp Fire has served as a leader in youth development [...]
As a mom of an almost 4-year-old boy and a 1-year-old girl, I have found myself saying the words “Be Careful” more and more often. And I know that I can do better.Careful isn’t the way that I want [...]