Academy Updates

Permanency Regional Training

Audience: This course is only available for Minnesota county agencies and tribes that carry cases in child welfare and/or child protection. You will need a Training Portal profile to access the course, and completion will be reco…

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Welcome Michelle Deziel | Curriculum Developer

Learn more about Michelle Deziel, the new Curriculum Developer for the Minnesota Child Welfare Training Academy.Michelle Deziel is a Curriculum Developer for the MN Child Welfare Training Academy. She will be creating content in …

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Welcome Megan Brown | Curriculum Developer

Learn more about Megan Brown, the new Curriculum Developer for the Minnesota Child Welfare Training Academy.Megan (she, her, hers) received her undergraduate degrees in Psychology and Anthropology from the University of Wyoming a…

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Evaluation Data Collection Methods

In a previous post, the Academy shared its evaluation framework, which describes the levels at which we will be collecting information to improve our curriculum and training delivery. In this post, we share our companion table to…

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New Mandated Reporter Training

The Minnesota Child Welfare Training Academy (MNCWTA) and the Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS) have collaborated to create new Mandated Reporter Training for professionals identified by law who must make a report of s…

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Welcome Richard Coleman | Metro Trainer

Learn more about Richard Coleman, a new Metro Trainer for the Minnesota Child Welfare Training Academy.My name is Richard Coleman, I am an African American man, pronouns, he, him, his, I am a husband, a father of four adult child…

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