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Welcome to Croft Bachman Consulting

Promoting Quality Inclusive Early Childhood Opportunities

About Croft Bachman Consulting

The mission of Croft Bachman Consulting (CBC) is to promote and support quality early childhood programming so children have opportunities to thrive in all settings. Cindy Croft Bachman has been working with early childhood programs for more than 30 years, including serving as the founding Director of the Center for Inclusive Child Care (CICC) in St. Paul, Minnesota. She led the organization and other statewide initiatives in the promotion of high quality inclusive programming.


Croft Bachman also works as adjunct faculty at Concordia University, St. Paul, MN and has served as field faculty with the Center for Early Education and Development at the University of Minnesota. She teaches with the MN Child Care Aware online program Eager to Learn.

She has authored four books, Children and Challenging Behavior: Making Inclusion Work ;The Six Keys: Promoting Children's Mental Health; and most recently, Redleaf Quick Guide: Caring for Young Children with Special Needs. In February 2021 Why Temperament Matters! is available through Redleaf Press and Amazon. 


Her specialties include system development and support, expulsion prevention, adult education and professional development as well as social emotional development in young children.

Croft Bachman Consulting demonstrates exemplar practices in support of training, coaching and professional development for early educators. We are available for technical assistance to organizations needing professional development support, systems creation and inclusion support.

Croft Bachman Consulting Services

Supporting Early Childhood through Relationship

Croft Bachman Consulting is committed to improving quality settings for children through systems change and support to professionals on the frontline. CBC can adapt services for diverse needs. Read on to learn more about what we can do for you.

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Online Courses

Croft Bachman Consulting is now offering online self-study courses. Each course is worth two in-service hours upon completion. In MN you will receive credit on your learning record; all other states receive a certificate of completion. Come back  to see what CBC has to offer your staff and program in professional development and to fulfill licensing requirements. Visit

Writing Services

Croft Bachman has authored several early childhood books and training curriculum for teachers. Are you looking for a training course to be written for child care staff? Content editing of curriculum, training or textbooks? Contact me  through the website or visit our 'shop' to purchase updated books and curriculum.

Professional Development

CBC can design webinars for professional development on topics including adult learning, child development, challenging behavior and social emotional development. Ask for a list of specific topics and fees by contacting

Also see the courses offered by clicking on "shop".

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