1-2-3 READ! Virtual Training

Registration Now Open!

Enhancing Emergent Literacy for Infants and Toddlers


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

The 1-2-3 READ! registration fee will be waived due to challenges caused by COVID-19.


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 for Refresher is 1-2-3 READ! two-day training.


Click here for a list of Infant & Toddler Specialists


Register below for the 1-2-3 READ! Virtual Training


March 12 & 13, 2021

8:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Click here to register for Mar. 12 & 13 virtual training

March 20 & 27, 2021

8:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Click here to register for Mar. 20 & 27 virtual training

March 25 & 26, 2021

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Click here to register for Mar. 25 & 25 virtual training

April 17 & 24, 2021

8:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Click here to register for Apr. 17 & 24 virtual training

April 22 & 29, 2021

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Click here to register for Apr. 22 & 29 virtual training

May 1 & 15, 2021

8:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Click here to register for May 1 & 15 virtual training

May 7 & 8, 2021

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Click here to register for May 7 & 8 virtual training


Training materials will be shipped to address used in registration.

No Cost for Training

(Includes both virtual sessions of training & materials) 


Upon completion of training, each participant will receive:

– A certificate for 6 hours of training that can be used for clock hours required by the Virginia Department of Social Services;

– Opportunity to apply for follow-up on-site coaching and additional literacy material; and

– 1-2-3 READ! curriculum module booklets and children’s booksThe resource book Story Stretchers for Infants, Toddlers, and Twos.