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Tuesday, May 26, 2020
Essential Always: Childcare Support Group

$0.00

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm


You are essential always, and critical now. Be part of a virtual group of childcare providers, coming together to share, interact, and learn from each other in a safe, supportive environment. This groups will meet each Tuesday for 6 weeks (April 21-May 26). Space is limited to ensure each participant has...

Wednesday, May 27, 2020
Essential Always: Childcare Support Group for Center Directors

Class full booked.

10:00 am - 11:00 am


You are essential always, and critical now. Be part of a virtual group of center directors, coming together to share, interact, and learn from each other in a safe, supportive environment. This groups will meet each Wednesday.  Space is limited to ensure each participant has time to share and be heard....

Wednesday, May 27, 2020
WEBINAR: Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect

$0.00 - $25.00

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Participants will define the different types of child abuse and neglect.  They will understand their role as a mandated reporter, and learn how to respond to a child who discloses child abuse or neglect. Core of Knowledge Area: Health Safety and Nutrition (2 Hours) Level Beginner ***THIS TRAINING IS AN...

Tuesday, June 02, 2020
Reopening Workgroup – Center Info Session

$0.00

11:00 am - 12:00 pm


Platform: ZOOM  For download options- please click the link below.  Download 

Tuesday, June 02, 2020
WEBINAR: Redesign Your Circle Time

Class full booked.

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Through engaging discussions, hands-on activities, and thoughtful self-reflection, participants will explore developmentally appropriate best practices regarding Circle Time.  How can you shift your focus to social/emotional development? Do children have to sit crisscross applesauce in order to learn?  Do you have to do weather and calendar during Circle Time?  Find...

Wednesday, June 03, 2020
Essential Always: Childcare Support Group for Center Directors

$0.00

10:00 am - 11:00 am


You are essential always, and critical now. Be part of a virtual group of center directors, coming together to share, interact, and learn from each other in a safe, supportive environment. This groups will meet each Wednesday.  Space is limited to ensure each participant has time to share and be heard....

Wednesday, June 03, 2020
Reopening Workgroup – Family Info Session

$0.00

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Platform: ZOOM  For download options- please click the link below.  Download 

Thursday, June 04, 2020
WEBINAR: Using Visual Supports to Create Inclusive Environments

$0.00 - $30.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


During this training workshop participants will learn what visual supports are as well as how visual supports can be utilized in their classrooms to support an inclusive environment. This training workshop will discuss various benefits and the importance of utilizing visual supports in their classroom setting in efforts to assist...

Monday, June 08, 2020 - Tuesday, June 09, 2020
WEBINAR: Emergency and Disaster Preparedness

$0.00 - $60.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Develop a comprehensive plan to follow when a disaster occurs. Natural disasters, medical emergencies,   technological hazards, and family and community concerns (disgruntled parents, missing children, pandemic flu) will be covered. Ensure that your plan addresses special needs, notifying parents, sheltering, resources, evacuation and other possibilities. Core of Knowledge Area: Health...

Tuesday, June 09, 2020
Reopening Workgroup – Center Info Session

$0.00

11:00 am - 12:00 pm


Platform: ZOOM  For download options- please click the link below.  Download 

Wednesday, June 10, 2020
Essential Always: Childcare Support Group for Center Directors

$0.00

10:00 am - 11:00 am


You are essential always, and critical now. Be part of a virtual group of center directors, coming together to share, interact, and learn from each other in a safe, supportive environment. This groups will meet each Wednesday.  Space is limited to ensure each participant has time to share and be heard....

Wednesday, June 10, 2020
Basic Health & Safety *WEBINAR

$0.00 - $30.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


This workshop provides basic information about critical health and safety topics for all child care providers to meet the requirement of the proposed licensing regulation regarding training in basic health and safety areas. Key topics include: establishing and maintaining safe and healthy environments; safe practices to prevent and reduce injuries,...

Thursday, June 11, 2020
Reopening Workgroup – Family Info Session

$0.00

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Platform: ZOOM  For download options- please click the link below.  Download 

Wednesday, June 17, 2020
WEBINAR: Including All Children and the Americans with Disabilities Act

$0.00 - $30.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


This workshop will provide participants with an understanding of the requirements for ADA and inclusionary practices. Participants will leave with a better understanding of best practices and available resources.  This training will meet the 3 hour training requirement for MSDE. Core of Knowledge Area: Special Needs (3 hours); Level: Beginning...

Thursday, June 18, 2020
Basic Health & Safety *WEBINAR

$0.00 - $30.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


This workshop provides basic information about critical health and safety topics for all child care providers to meet the requirement of the proposed licensing regulation regarding training in basic health and safety areas. Key topics include: establishing and maintaining safe and healthy environments; safe practices to prevent and reduce injuries,...

Monday, June 22, 2020
WEBINAR: Making Meaningful Connections: Building the Foundation of the Young Brain

Class full booked.

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Join us for a special webinar event designed to help you support the children in your program during this difficult time. Thanks to funding provided by the Maryland State Department of Education, the registration fee for this event is only $5. This interactive training will build participants knowledge around how...

Tuesday, June 23, 2020
WEBINAR: Take a Step Back

$0.00 - $25.00

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Observation is the key to changing children’s behaviors. Hands-on activities will allow providers to identify the function of behavior and strategies to help change the behaviors. Core of Knowledge Area: Child Development (1 Hour) & Special Needs (1 Hour) ***THIS TRAINING IS AN ONLINE TRAINING FORMAT*** Each participant will need...

Thursday, June 25, 2020
WEBINAR: Make Time Happen: Time Management Tips

$0.00 - $30.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


This course is designed to teach child care providers how to make the most effective use of the time and how to help handle the time that they cannot control.  Topics include how to manage time appropriately through work, rest and play. Core of Knowledge Area: Professionalism (3 Hours) ***THIS...

Wednesday, July 01, 2020
Outdoor Learning Opportunities: Bringing the Classroom Outdoors

$0.00 - $10.00

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Throughout this training, participants will discuss the importance of outdoor play for young children. Through discussion, pictures, and descriptive outdoor play scenarios, you will be exposed to ideas to bring the indoor classroom outdoors, including dramatic arts, visual arts, musical opportunities, nature journaling and gardening.  You will use a checklist...

Wednesday, July 08, 2020
WEBINAR: Including All Children and the Americans with Disabilities Act

$0.00 - $30.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


This workshop will provide participants with an understanding of the requirements for ADA and inclusionary practices. Participants will leave with a better understanding of best practices and available resources.  This training will meet the 3 hour training requirement for MSDE. Core of Knowledge Area: Special Needs (3 hours); Level: Beginning...

Wednesday, July 15, 2020
Lessons to be Learned from the Bowerbird and Nature

$0.00 - $30.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Nature lends itself to being a model for their beautiful environments in which children can develop positive memories and scaffold their learning.  Learn how one of nature’s creatures, the bowerbird, can inspire you to create a beautiful and captivating classroom environment that honors the child, builds a classroom community, and...

Thursday, July 16, 2020
Traumatic Events: Helping Our Children Cope During and After a Crisis 

$0.00 - $5.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Join us for a special webinar event designed to help you support the children in your program during this difficult time. Thanks to funding courtesy of Baltimore County Early Childhood Advisory Council, the registration fee for this event is only $5. This informative and interactive training provides an understanding of...

Monday, July 20, 2020
What Should We Talk About? Best Practices in Communicating with Infants and Toddlers

$0.00 - $30.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Participants will learn a variety of communication tools they can embed into their daily practices to support the language development of infants and toddlers. Through interactive activities, you will gain skills and confidence to use when you get back to your program.  PREREQUISITE:  Participants should recognize and demonstrate the importance...

Tuesday, July 28, 2020
Developmentally Appropriate Supervision

$0.00 - $30.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Participants will be able to describe the term supervision based upon COMAR regulations and NAEYC’s best practices. You will identify strategies for both indoor and outdoor environments that allow for proper supervision at all times.  You will determine appropriate interactions with children through active monitoring to ensure safety and maximize...

Thursday, July 30, 2020
Keys to Inclusion and Behavior Management

$0.00 - $25.00

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


This training addresses best practices in ECE with regards to inclusion and behavior management.  Through various activities and experiences, you will explore and increase your familiarity with best practices, such as an engaging classroom environment, balanced visual schedules, effective transitions, how to best utilize classroom staff, using proactive language for...

Tuesday, August 04, 2020
Encouraging Healthy Social Emotional Development in the Young Child Ages 0-3

$0.00 - $10.00

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


This training will increase participants’ knowledge of healthy social and emotional development in young children, ages birth through three.  You will be able to define social and emotional development and attachment.  Beginning in 3 month blocks, you will learn the different developmental expectations of infants and toddlers, as well as...

Wednesday, August 05, 2020 - Thursday, August 06, 2020
WEBINAR: Emergency and Disaster Preparedness

$0.00 - $60.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Develop a comprehensive plan to follow when a disaster occurs. Natural disasters, medical emergencies,   technological hazards, and family and community concerns (disgruntled parents, missing children, pandemic flu) will be covered. Ensure that your plan addresses special needs, notifying parents, sheltering, resources, evacuation and other possibilities. Core of Knowledge Area: Health...

Monday, August 10, 2020
Supporting Breastfeeding in Child Care

$0.00 - $10.00

6:00 pm - 6:30 pm


Participants will understand regulations that support breastfeeding and best practices for programs to support families in regards to breastfeeding. This class meets the Maryland Child Care Administration training requirements for child care facilities and family child care providers who care for infants and toddlers. PARTICIPANTS WILL NOT RECEIVE CORE OF...

Monday, August 10, 2020
SIDS, SUID and Other Sleep Related Infant Deaths

$0.00 - $25.00

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


As infant and toddler caregivers, it is important to understand SIDS and sleep-related deaths, including the many strategies which can be implemented to reduce the risk of sleep-related death. Participants will review what is SIDS and sleep-related death, review recent research and statistics, gain greater understanding of the role child...

Wednesday, August 12, 2020
WEBINAR: Including All Children and the Americans with Disabilities Act

$0.00 - $30.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


This workshop will provide participants with an understanding of the requirements for ADA and inclusionary practices. Participants will leave with a better understanding of best practices and available resources.  This training will meet the 3 hour training requirement for MSDE. Core of Knowledge Area: Special Needs (3 hours); Level: Beginning...

Thursday, August 13, 2020
Mindfulness and Yoga for Young Children and Adults

$0.00 - $5.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Join us for a special webinar event designed to help you support the children in your program during this difficult time. Thanks to funding courtesy of Baltimore County Early Childhood Advisory Council, the registration fee for this event is only $5. Participants will become aware of how to use yoga...

Tuesday, August 18, 2020
Working Together: The Importance of Community Helpers in Our Daily Lives

$0.00 - $25.00

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


This training explores the importance of community helpers in the lives of young children and how recognizing these people helps to build a community of caring. Core of  Knowledge Area: CUR-2 ***THIS TRAINING IS AN ONLINE TRAINING FORMAT*** Each participant will need individual access to a computer, smartphone or tablet....

Thursday, August 20, 2020
Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect

$0.00 - $25.00

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Participants will define the different types of child abuse and neglect.  They will understand their role as a mandated reporter, and learn how to respond to a child who discloses child abuse or neglect. Core of Knowledge Area: Health Safety and Nutrition (2 Hours) Level Beginner ***THIS TRAINING IS AN...

Monday, August 31, 2020
What’s in Their Backpack: The Impact of Trauma

$0.00 - $30.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


This engaging workshop discusses the affects and impacts that trauma can have on the brain.  It not only affects children in the moment, but throughout life if untreated.  By understanding the affects of trauma on the brain, we can gain insight into children’s behavior. Core of Knowledge Area: CD-3 ***THIS...

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