1-2-3 READ!

1-2-3 READ!

1-2-3 READ! early literacy training is an interactive and practical training designed for teachers, caregivers, and directors who work with infants and toddlers, birth to 36 months, in a group setting.
Upon completion of training, each participant will receive:

  • A certificate for 6 hours of training (one-day), or a certificate for 12 hours of training (two-days), that can be used for clock hours required by the Virginia Department of Education
  • Opportunity to apply for follow-up on-site coaching and additional literacy material
  • 1-2-3 READ! curriculum module booklets and children’s books
  • The resource book Story Stretchers for Infants, Toddlers, and Twos

CLASS Dimensions:
Infant: Relational Climate, Early Language Support and Facilitated Exploration. Toddler: Positive Climate, Regard for Child Perspectives, Language Modeling, Quality of Feedback, Facilitation of Learning & Development


October 21, 2023

New River Community College
5251 College Drive
Dublin, VA 24084



January 20 & 27, 2024

United Way of Roanoke Valley
325 Campbell Avenue Southwest
Roanoke, VA 24016


November 4, 2023

PATH Foundation
321 Walker Drive, Suite 301
Warrenton, VA 20186

Registration and payment must be received one week prior to training. The registration fee waived for VQB5 participants and the non-VQB5 participant is $25.00. No Refunds-substitutes only. All Scholarship paperwork must be submitted no later than 2 weeks prior to training data, for approval.

You may pay the registration fee with a credit card by clicking Pay with a CREDIT CARD on the Constant Contact Events registration page, or by calling Bertie Byrd at (757) 378-3168 with the information. If paying your registration fee by check, please write the location of your training on the MEMO line, and include a list of registrants. Mail your registration/check to: CDR P.O. Box 280, Norge, VA 23127. Payment must arrive one week prior to training date.

Previous 1-2-3 READ! attendees are not eligible to attend.
Contact your regional Infant & Toddler Specialist to register for a FREE 1-2-3 READ! Refresher training.
(Prerequisite is 1-2-3 READ! two-day training)

Meet our Infant and Toddler Specialists