We provide resources for early childhood professionals and foster opportunities for professional development.
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Resource Connections is a company specializing in Early Care and Education, professional development, consultation, and related opportunities for providers of infant, toddler, preschool, and school age education.
At Resource Connections our belief is that committed professionals are the key ingredient to providing quality early care and education for young children. Our mission is to connect people to resources and provide opportunities for professional development.
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Training can be provided on-site, at a conference center, or place of business.
Our training sessions assist administrators in designing professional development plans for their staff. Check out our News page for upcoming training opportunities.
Making the Most of Teachable Moments
Simple Math & Science for Young Children
Celebrate the Joys of Outdoor Play
About Paula Barnes
Paula Layton Barnes is the owner of Resource Connections; a professional development and consultation company. She has spent over 30 years working in the field of early care and education. Paula has a Master's Degree in Human Development and Family Studies from the University of North Texas. Additionally she has over 12 years experience as an adjunct instructor in Child Development at the Community College level. As a Master Registered Trainer, Paula's background has been diverse. She credits that diversity for her abilities to provide insight and knowledge in various aspects of the early care and education profession to others working in the field.
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Voices From the Field
Hi Paula, I just wanted to tell you again how much we enjoyed the retreat It was very informative, and you gave us some great tools and resources. I appreciate your hard work on this. Your training methods are very down to earth and relatable. Several of the staff commented on this. We will call on you again.
Child Care Services Administrator, Central Texas
I loved the interaction between the attendees and the activities we all did together. This was a wonderful training! Lots of knowledge being shared!
Attendee evaluation from Teachable Moments session
Honestly, I attend a lot of trainings, and tend to leave feeling like I know most of the information already... But not today!
Practitioner from Austin, TX
P.O. Box 533 Lorena, TX 76655