Success By 6 Early Educators & Child Care Providers

Early Educators & Child Care Providers  

As part of supporting improved child care, United Way Success By 6 offers scholarships for employees of participating local child care centers to pursue degrees in early childhood education. United Way Success By 6 also coordinates a network for directors of early care and education. The network provides training on a variety of management and leadership topics and serves as an opportunity for directors to share experience and expertise. Various trainings and activities occur throughout the year as part of the United Way Success By 6 focus on quality local child care.

Resources For Your Child Care Business

  • Raising Children With Conscious Discipline Series - Join us for free monthly sessions for parents, grandparents and other primary caregivers of children and professionals who work with children ages birth through six. Learn about the core principles of Conscious Discipline and how to move ourselves and our children from surviving to thriving. New and returning learners are welcome!

Sessions are from 6:30-8:00 pm at Wyatt Park Christian Church Fellowship Hall

March 28, 2023: Making it Work: How the Safe Spot Transforms Your Home

Register for the spring 2023 Sessions here!

  • Conscious Discipline Classroom Strategies - United Way Success By 6 and Community Action Partnership are pleased to announce a Conscious Discipline training series specifically designed to help you manage your classroom and strengthen connections with the children in your care. Dana Ferguson will present three evening sessions covering key topics that will transform your classrooms. Each session will cost $5 and will be held at Wyatt Park Christian Church. Door prizes containing useful Conscious Discipline tools and special surprises for attendees will be given each night. 

Sessions are from 6:30-8:00 pm at Wyatt Park Christian Church Fellowship Hall

April 25, 2023: Baby Doll Circle Time

Register for the spring 2023 Sessions here!

  • Early Childhood Education Information Session - United Way Success By 6 in partnership with North Central Missouri College, Missouri Western State University and Child Care Aware of Missouri invite you to learn about education opportunities for you.  The session is designed to share how:

    • You can earn your CDA credential, certificate or Associate's degree in early childhood through North Central Missouri College

    • You can earn your Bachelor's degree in early childhood from Missouri Western State University

    • You can apply for scholarships to help cover most of the tuition, fees and book costs

Monday, April 3 via Zoom from 7:00-8:00 pm

Register here!


For information regarding child care training, please contact Bobbie Cronk at 816.364.2381. 

Contact Bobbie Cronk