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Staff Meetings

1hour 0.1CEUs

The class is also available as part of a Knowledge Collection

$89 Managing Your Business STARS See Details  


This class discusses the why and how of staff meetings, along with some suggestion for making this time more enjoyable for all.

Goal: to learn various meeting formats, create an agenda and run an effective meeting.

This mobile-friendly class is accessible on any device, including tablets and phones.


What customers are saying about this class:

"I enjoyed taking the class and learning the new information. Gave me lots of ideas."

"My class meetings will be much improved."

"This is my first online class. I took notes, and enjoyed it."


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Staff Meetings

Goal: to learn various meeting formats, create an agenda and run an effective meeting


Table of Contents

  • Frequency of Staff Meetings
  • Staff Meeting Requirements
  • Sharing Responsibility
  • Agendas are Critical
  • The Agenda
  • Staff Meetings Do Double Duty
  • Suggested Sample Agenda
  • Meeting Attendance
  • Length and Purpose of Meeting
  • Suggested Classes for Specific Purposes
  • Using Staff Meetings for Trainings



Learning Objectives

After completing this class you will be able to 

  • identify a meeting format that fits your organization
  • create a realistic agenda for a meeting
  • describe and explain possible training to be including in the meeting



NOTE: This course may reflect state-specific regulations. No information in this course supersedes any state regulations you need to follow. You must consult your state’s regulations when developing policies and procedures. Regulations for all states are accessible on the National Database of Child Care Licensing Regulations. Click on the link provided to view regulations in your state.

Administration & Program Management

Learning Outcomes

When you have completed this class, you will have:

  • seen examples of various staff meeting formats
  • Learned how time spent can be beneficial to the administration
  • Identified ways to combine educational sessions with business
  • seen numerous benefits for both teachers and administrative staff
  • Begun to agree that staff meetings can be fun!

And you should be able to:

  1. Identify a meeting format that 'fits' your organization.
  2. Create a realistic agenda for a meeting.
  3. Describe and justify possible trainings that might be included with the meeting.
Approved or accepted in:

Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington