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Thursday, January 21, 2021
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...

Monday, January 25, 2021
Maryland Credentialing Community of Practice for Infant and Toddler Educators

$0.00

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm


Maryland Credentialing Community of Practice for Infant and Toddler Educators Join us to learn more about applying for the Maryland Credential program as an infant and toddler educator. We will also be discussing the benefits to participating, including vouchers and reimbursement for professional development such as the Zero to Three...

Wednesday, January 27, 2021
Including Little Learners Series: Best Practices in Communicating with Infants and Toddlers

Class full booked.

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Join us for a professional development event designed to help you support children birth to three years old who have special needs. This event is funded by the Maryland State Department of Education. Thanks to this funding, the registration fee for this event is only $5. This professional development series consists of...

Thursday, January 28, 2021
Bottoms Up: Tummy Time Fun

$0.00 - $30.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Tummy time is easy to implement in any child care setting and is critically important to supporting healthy infant development and preventing a number of infant disorders. Knowing about the importance of tummy time and how it can be implemented throughout the day, teachers can incorporate prone positioning in their...

Tuesday, February 02, 2021 - Tuesday, May 11, 2021
Critical Competencies for Infant and Toddler Educators

$250.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Critical Competencies for Infant and Toddler Educators Join us for this exciting training opportunity for Infant and Toddler Educators! This is a 45 hour training series created by Zero to Three for both center-based and family child care providers who care for infants and toddlers. Training Details: -This training will...

Wednesday, February 03, 2021
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, February 04, 2021
Building Your Resilience – A 3 Part Series

$0.00 - $5.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Join us for a professional development event designed to help you support children during the COVID-19 pandemic. Thanks to funding provided by the Maryland State Department of Education, the registration fee for this event is only $5. This professional development series consists of one 3-hour training session, and two 1-hour...

Monday, February 08, 2021
Communities of Practice: Autonomy in Toddlers

$0.00

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm


Infant and Toddler Communities of Practice Join us and other educators who care for infants and toddlers for a series of communities of practice. During each session we will provide support to each other on learning more about the topic below. Autonomy in Toddlers: 1pm-2pm | Monday, February 8th, 2021...

Monday, February 08, 2021
“I Love You Rituals” and Other Routines for Infants and Toddlers

$0.00 - $5.00

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


The workshop will outline the impact of intentional, positive strategies on infant and toddler brain development. Participants will learn about the effects of a negative attention cycle on children's ability to connect with adults in positive ways. Participants will create a plan in incorporate rituals and routines into daily activities...

Wednesday, February 17, 2021
Program for Infant Toddler Care: Culture, Development, and Learning

$0.00 - $25.00

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


A caregiving environment that is in harmony with the home culture provides children with clear messages about who they are. Children acquire this knowledge most easily through the ways in which everyday routines and activities are conducted. Participants will examine specific ways that culture influences development and that child care...

Thursday, February 18, 2021
ADHD 1: Learning the Basics

$0.00 - $30.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


This workshop will introduce participants to what Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) really is and dispel the myths associated with the disorder. Participants will learn about possible red flags, how ADHD is diagnosed, what the latest research indicates about children with ADHD and general teaching strategies that assist with teaching...

Monday, February 22, 2021
Kids in Motion: Music and Motion Activities for the Whole Child

$0.00 - $30.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


This interactive training incorporates current research and theory on the benefits of music and movement for the “whole child,” including a child’s physical development as well as their social/emotional and cognitive growth. Participants will explore how music and movement is experienced by young children of other cultures and will, through...

Wednesday, February 24, 2021
Maryland Credentialing Community of Practice for Infant and Toddler Educators

$0.00

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm


Maryland Credentialing Community of Practice for Infant and Toddler Educators Join us to learn more about applying for the Maryland Credential program as an infant and toddler educator. We will also be discussing the benefits to participating, including vouchers and reimbursement for professional development such as the Zero to Three...

Thursday, February 25, 2021
Developmentally Appropriate Art

$0.00 - $30.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


This training teaches participants how to implement a developmentally appropriate art curriculum and how to create an environment where art is an integral part of the day. It explores visual arts, how to implement a variety of art experiences for children of all ages, and the educator’s role in facilitating...

Tuesday, March 02, 2021 - Wednesday, March 03, 2021
FLIP IT! Transforming Challenging Behavior

$0.00 - $60.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


This training is intended for participants who are interested in supporting the social and emotional development of young children and reducing their instances of challenging behaviors. FLIP IT® is a strategy that offers a simple, kind, strength-based, commonsense and effective four step process to address children’s day to day challenging...

Monday, March 08, 2021
Communities of Practice: Biting

$0.00

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm


Infant and Toddler Communities of Practice Join us and other educators who care for infants and toddlers for a series of communities of practice. During each session we will provide support to each other on learning more about the topic below. Biting: 1pm-2pm | Monday, March 8th, 2021 After attendance,...

Wednesday, March 10, 2021
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, March 11, 2021
Planning Yoga Experiences for Early Childhood Classrooms

$0.00 - $5.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


The yoga time created with the children in your program will provide a special and safe place that encourages compassion and connectedness. Core of Knowledge Area: Curriculum (3 hours) This training is $5 courtesy of the Baltimore County Early Childhood Advisory Council ***THIS TRAINING IS AN ONLINE TRAINING FORMAT*** You...

Monday, March 15, 2021 - Tuesday, March 16, 2021
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...

Thursday, March 25, 2021
Maryland Credentialing Community of Practice for Infant and Toddler Educators

$0.00

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm


Maryland Credentialing Community of Practice for Infant and Toddler Educators Join us to learn more about applying for the Maryland Credential program as an infant and toddler educator. We will also be discussing the benefits to participating, including vouchers and reimbursement for professional development such as the Zero to Three...

Thursday, March 25, 2021
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, March 29, 2021
Supporting Breastfeeding in Child Care

$0.00 - $10.00

6:00 pm - 6:30 pm


The Supporting Breastfeeding class meets the training requirement for child care facilities and family child care providers who care for infants and toddlers. PARTICIPANTS WILL NOT RECEIVE CORE OF KNOWLEDGE HOURS FOR THIS CLASS. (.5 CTE) ***THIS TRAINING IS AN ONLINE TRAINING FORMAT*** You will receive an email with the...

Monday, March 29, 2021
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, April 07, 2021
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...

Monday, April 12, 2021
Communities of Practice: Assistive Technology for Infants and Toddlers with Special Needs

$0.00

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm


Infant and Toddler Communities of Practice Join us and other educators who care for infants and toddlers for a series of communities of practice. During each session we will provide support to each other on learning more about the topic below. Assistive Technology for Infants and Toddlers with Special Needs:...

Monday, April 12, 2021
Family and Community Partnerships

$0.00 - $30.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Participants will explore the goal of parent and family engagement and strategies to create respectful partnerships. Partnerships will examine beliefs systems to create common understanding between provider and family. Core of Knowledge Area: Community (3 hours) ***THIS TRAINING IS AN ONLINE TRAINING FORMAT*** You will receive an email with the...

Tuesday, April 13, 2021
Basic Health & Safety

$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, April 15, 2021
Reducing Stress and Burnout for Those Caring for Kids

$0.00 - $5.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


The child care environment can be stressful at times. Without good self-care, there may be a point when you have nothing left to give due to stress. Through hands-on activities and experiences, as well as self-reflections, providers will explore and increase their familiarity and knowledge with best practices in self-care...

Wednesday, April 21, 2021
Teaching Problem Solving Throughout the Day

$0.00 - $30.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


During this interactive training, participants will learn through video vignettes and group activities, the importance of being intentional when teaching children how to problem solve. Participants will also study the effects of understanding how to problem solve on social and emotional development and the overall effects on academic success. This...

Thursday, April 22, 2021
Jumping Into Science

$0.00 - $25.00

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Many of the habits of scientific thinking are inherently part of children’s play. Participants will explore the importance of developing scientific thinking skills in young children and how they can support those skills with simple materials. Participants will experience using the science materials and will create materials to utilize in...

Monday, April 26, 2021
Math is Fun

$0.00 - $30.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


This course is designed to guide child care providers and teachers in implementing math curricular activities.   Topics include helping children learn about math concepts as they explore and discover, looking beyond learning counting and numbers, and developing and extending children’s interest in mathematical concepts– inclusive for all early math learners....

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