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Training Institute

Training Institute

Providing high quality training for early childhood educators our workshops are led by dynamic, experienced instructors who combine theory and practice to give you a new perspective on your work with children and offer techniques to use immediately in your classroom or business.

Join us 30 minutes prior to each program for refreshments, conversation and networking. All workshops are approved as Core of Knowledge (CKO) training hours by the State of Maryland.  OCC Approval #CKO-4862.

 

2016-17 Workshop Offerings

Introduction to ASQ-3 & ASQ Online

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

9:30 am – 12:30 pm

3 hours Community

 

Including All Children and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) with Emily Ederer

Fulfills New MSDE requirement

Saturday, August 27, 2016

9:30 am – 12:30 pm

-or-

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

6:00 – 9:00 pm

3 hours Special Needs

 

Supporting Breastfeeding Mothers in Child Care

Fulfills MSDE requirement

Saturday, August 27, 2016 12:45 – 1:15 pm or Wednesday, September 7, 2016

.5 hours Continued Training

 

Social and Emotional Teaching Tools (SEFEL Module 2)

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

9:00 am – 3:30 pm

3 hours Child Development and

3 hours Professionalism

 

Child Abuse: Understanding, Recognitions and Next Steps with Tina Halley, MD

Saturday, October 8, 2016

9:30 am – 12:30 pm

-or-

Wednesday, October 12

9:30 am – 12:30 pm

3 hours Health, Safety and Nutrition

 

Children with Anxiety: Connecting, Calming and Growing with Cheryl Holland, PhD

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

3 hours Special Needs

 

Teaching Mindfulness Through Play with Tanory Ateek

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

12:30 pm – 3:30 pm

3 hours Curriculum

 

Everything You Need To Know About Kindergarten

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

7:00 – 9:00 pm

Snow Date: Wednesday, February 1, 2017

7:00 – 9:00 pm

Workshop for Parents

 

Intercultural Effectiveness:  Embracing Diversity Through Effective Communication

March 13, 2017

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

3 hours Professionalism (COK approval pending)

 

Celebrating Diversity:  Creating a Culturally Inclusive Early Childhood Community

March 13, 2017

12:30 pm – 3:30 pm

3 hours Community

 

Register for 2016-17 workshops here.