Video: 3 Key Benefits of Growing Great Kids Certifications

Staff training is always a top priority when it comes to successful program outcomes. At Great Kids, we understand the challenges of ensuring your team is equipped to drive positive results. That’s why our CEO, Shawna Donaldson, recently chatted about our comprehensive training solution. She explains 3 key benefits of Growing Great Kids certifications that empower both you and your team. 

Flexible Training Options to Suit Your Needs

At the core of GGK lies our commitment to providing flexible training options. We understand that every individual and organization have unique learning preferences and schedules. That’s why we offer a range of training paths to accommodate your specific needs:

  • Self-Study: Dive into modules at your convenience. Learn at your own pace and on your own time.
  • Trainer-Led Hybrid Training: Attend live, interactive sessions plus self-study modules. Our expert trainers provide the opportunity to ask questions and engage in real-time discussions.
  • Exclusive Group Training: Join a cohort of peers for a more collaborative learning experience. We’ll work with you to create a supportive environment to share insights and learn together.

Regardless of which option you choose, your team will have access to the latest skills and knowledge to feel confident using the curriculum with families. And in a way that works best for them.

On-Demand Support

We want to make sure our partners have the help they need when they need it.  That’s why we offer on-demand support resources for our partners. No matter what time of day, our partners can simply email questions to We’ll be sure one of our experts responds within 12 business hours.

This support enables our partners to feel confident their staff training needs are taken care of. And that no matter what questions arise, they’ll get the right answers.

Tailored for Your Success

Great Kids prides itself on our unwavering commitment to our partner’s success. That’s why our training program meets performance standards across a variety of models. We ensure your team is equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to excel.

Moreover, our partners are paired with a dedicated Agency Success Consultant.  Our consultants are there to guide you every step of the way. This personalized approach ensures the necessary support to navigate challenges and unlock your team’s full potential.

We believe that investing in your team’s development is the key to achieving long-term success. With GGK, you’ll have access to a comprehensive training solution. We’ll help you both impart knowledge and foster a culture of continuous learning and growth.

Don’t let the challenges of staff training hold you back. Reach out today to learn how GGK helps you experience the power of a well-trained team.

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Growing Great Kids®

Why Choose Great Kids?

Never any recurring licensing fees

Proven Success

Over 37,000 people have been trained to use the Great Kids curricula

Protective Factors – GGK Constructs

Research informed constructs embedded in the Protective Factors Framework

Alignment with Head Start

The Growing Great Kids Home Based Curricula Series exceeds all Head Start Curriculum requirements

Evidenced Based Research

As evidenced by seven independent evaluations, the GGK Curriculum produces outstanding results

Specialized Training Programs 

On-site and virtual training options available

Healthy Families America

The Growing Great Kids curriculum aligns with and builds upon the HFA model approach