Upcoming Events

October 2017

When: Oct 10, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Having families involved in their children’s education is a tremendous benefit for children in their educational success.

When: Oct 16, 2017, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Children are able to develop and learn best when they are in the least restrictive environment. This course will explore what inclusion is, and what you can do as a teacher to support learners of all abilities.

When: Oct 16, 2017, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The emotional and social skills learned as infants and toddlers have lifelong influences on a person’s ability to make friends, control emotions, work through challenges, succeed in school, and nurture healthy family relationships.

When: Oct 20, 2017, 10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Learn ways to bring out nurturing, caring behaviors in children to create a classroom community where children support each other.

November 2017

When: Nov 17, 2017, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Executive function skills are a broad set of skills that support the process of thinking and learning. Growing research shares the importance of executive function skills as critical building blocks in learning and as predictors of school achievement.

When: Nov 20, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Our assessments are the tools in which we must use to be intentional teachers to guide our planning.

When: Nov 28, 2017, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

“The Project Approach” is an effective and engaging way for children to learn and explore their environment.

December 2017

When: Dec 5, 2017, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Early stages of exploration and interactions among infants and toddlers can include behaviors such as a child grabs toys, pulls hair, hits, pushes, pokes, or bites.

When: Dec 8, 2017, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The emotional and social skills learned as infants and toddlers have lifelong influences on a person’s ability to make friends, control emotions, work through challenges, succeed in school, and nurture healthy family relationships.

January 2018

When: Jan 13, 2018, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Research documents the benefits of playing, learning, and simply being outdoors. National and international movements encourage more time in nature. However, this can be challenging for early care professionals.

When: Jan 13, 2018, 10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

To young children, transitions are often difficult times. It’s hard to say goodbye in the morning and even harder to stop playing to eat or go take a nap.

July 2018

When: Jul 13, 2018, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Implement appropriate strategies to meet individual learning outcomes based on a child’s needs (biology, age, temperament, physical needs), which promote positive learning outcomes.