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Online STARS Training
"Media Aware Child Care" is a STARS-approved* online training course developed and maintained by the University of Washington Center for Public Health Nutrition - Washington Active Bodies Active Minds (WAABAM). This course provides information for early childhood professionals on ways to reduce the amount of time children spend in front of screens.
By the end of this training, participants will be able to:
1. Explain to others why it is important to limit screen time for children.
One STARS continuing education hour in Health, Safety & Nutrition can be earned by completing the Media Aware Child Care online training.
This online training is made freely available to early childhood professionals thanks to support from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the Washington State Department of Health.
*The State Training and Registry System (STARS) is a professional development system for child care providers in Washington State, overseen by the Department of Early Learning (DEL).
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