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


April 22, 2023

Wytheville Meeting Center Room 1
333 Community Blvd.
Wytheville, VA 24382



April 29, 2023

Varina Area Library – VA Conf. Room
1875 New Market Rd
Richmond, VA 23231


April 29, 2023

Children’s Harbor
1900 Llewellyn Ave
Norfolk, VA 23517

Registration and payment must be received one week prior to training. A $25 non-refundable registration fee is required to reserve your space. VQB5 participant is $15.00. No Refunds-substitutes only. Lunch and beverages are on your own.

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. You may pay the registration fee by check by clicking Pay By Check on the Constant Contact Events registration page. If paying by check, please write the location of your training on the memo line, and include a list of registrants.

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