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Monday, April 15, 2019 - Monday, June 03, 2019
Intro to Healthy Beginnings (3 Part Training) 4/15/19, 5/6/19 & 6/3/19

$0.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Participants will identify the developmental needs of infants and toddlers, define and plan for responsive caregiving and determine how “Healthy Beginnings” can be used in an ECE setting.  Partakers will be able to plan and assess for infants and toddlers. Core of Knowledge Area: Community (2 hours), Curriculum (2 hours), Child...

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Helping Children Cope: Recognizing and Responding to Childhood Trauma

$0.00 - $30.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


When a disaster or traumatic event occurs, such as a natural disaster or violent act, whether accidental or intentional, it can be stressful for people of all ages. Children tend to react to disaster and traumatic events based on their past experiences and what they know of the current situation....

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Thursday, April 25, 2019
Maryland Child Care Credential Overview

$0.00

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Please come and join our Baltimore County quality assurance specialist Lisa Smith. This training will discuss the goals of the voluntary program that recognizes child and youth care workers who exceed the licensing standards. It will include information on the 7 staff levels and the 4 administrator levels. Core of...

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Monday, April 29, 2019
Terrific Twos

$0.00 - $30.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


The two year old is full of wonder and curiosity. They are beginning to show signs of independence. This workshop takes a look at the two year and how the environment as the “third teacher” can help terrific two year olds growth. Core of Knowledge Area: Curriculum (3 hours)

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Wednesday, May 08, 2019
Including All Children and the American’s With Disabilities Act (ADA)

$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...

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Thursday, May 09, 2019
Guidance Using EXCELS

$0.00

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Looking for training on Maryland EXCELS?  Need support for meeting EXCELS standards?  Come to a workgroup session with your peers and get individual help. You may bring your laptop Core of Knowledge Area: N/A

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
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 impact that trauma can have on the brain. It not only affects children in the moment, but throughout life if gone untreated.  By understanding the effects of trauma on the brain, we can gain insight into children’s behavior. Core of Knowledge Area: Child...

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Thursday, May 16, 2019
Maryland Accreditation Orientation (Centers Only)

$0.00

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Come and learn about the Maryland Accreditation Program Core of Knowledge Area: Professionalism (2 hours) 

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Indoor & Outdoor Nature Based Learning for Infants & Toddlers

$0.00 - $30.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Long before electronic toys, LEGOS or even stuffed animals, infants and toddlers learned in and from their natural environment – nature!  There is an unending list of items to see, touch, feel, hear, climb and explore in nature, contributing to learning in every early childhood domain.  This training will identify...

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Thursday, May 23, 2019
Special Event and Screening of the film No Small Matter

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


No Small Matter is the first feature documentary to explore the most overlooked, underestimated, and powerful force for good in America today: early childhood education. Through poignant stories and surprising humor, the film lays out the overwhelming evidence for the importance of the first five years, and reveals how our...

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Medication Administration Part I

$70.00 - $75.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


This MSDE-designed workshop will teach providers what they need to know when administering medication to children. Learn how to give oral, topical, inhaled, and emergency medicines to infants and children; how to keep accurate records; regulations for hygiene, safety, and measurement. Participants must attend both sessions or they will not...

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Medication Administration Part II

$0.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


This MSDE-designed workshop will teach providers what they need to know when administering medication to children. Learn how to give oral, topical, inhaled, and emergency medicines to infants and children; how to keep accurate records; regulations for hygiene, safety, and measurement. Participants must attend both sessions or they will not...

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Thursday, May 30, 2019
The Possibility of Discovery: Using Loose Parts to Enhance Children’s Learning

$0.00 - $30.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Play is how the brain learns best. In this training, participants will discover new ways to enhance children’s learning by adding loose parts to their play. We will use interactive games and activities to explore open ended play and its benefits. Participants will learn about how to choose and source...

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Wednesday, June 05, 2019
Coloring Outside the Lines

$0.00 - $25.00

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


ART is a Verb; not a NOUN! The purpose of ART is to feel, discover, imagine and create.  Participants will learn how to meet the NAFCC accreditation standards regarding developmentally appropriate art materials.  Strategies will be discussed regarding overcoming challenges, planning activities, and implementation of developmentally appropriate art activities for...

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Monday, June 10, 2019
Emergency & Disaster Preparedness Part I

$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, and pandemic flu) will be covered. Ensure that your plan addresses special needs, notifying parents, sheltering, resources, evacuation and other possibilities. Core of Knowledge Area:...

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Emergency & Disaster Preparedness Part II

$0.00

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, and pandemic flu) will be covered. Ensure that your plan addresses special needs, notifying parents, sheltering, resources, evacuation and other possibilities. Participants must attend both...

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Outdoor Learning Opportunities: Bringing the Classroom Outdoors

$0.00 - $30.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Throughout this advanced training, participants will discuss in depth the importance of outdoor play for young children.  Participants will also discuss research that indicates the reasons why children are not being encouraged to play outdoors as much as in the past.  Through large and small group discussion, pictures and descriptive...

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Thursday, June 13, 2019
Guidance Using EXCELS

$0.00

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Looking for training on Maryland EXCELS?  Need support for meeting EXCELS standards?  Come to a workgroup session with your peers and get individual help. You may bring your laptop Core of Knowledge Area: N/A

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Basic Health and 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,...

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Thursday, June 20, 2019
Developmentally Appropriate Supervision

$0.00 - $30.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


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

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Including All Children and the American’s With Disabilities Act (ADA)

$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...

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Thursday, June 27, 2019
Educator’s Guide to Maryland EXCELS

$0.00

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Come and Learn about Maryland Excels! Core of Knowledge Area: N/A

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Marvelous Math

$0.00 - $30.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


This training will provides early care and education professionals the opportunity to learn different math strategies and activities to use in their classroom. This training is based on the Early Learning Assessment math domain. Core of Knowledge Area: Curriculum (3 hours)

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Practice Based Coaching Training Institute

$0.00

8:00 am


July 23rd, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM  July 24th, 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM This is a ONE AND A HALF DAY training. You MUST attend both days to obtain certification. The Practice Based Coaching Institute is presented by the Office of Head Start Region III T/TA Network. This training...

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Medication Administration Part I

$70.00 - $75.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


This MSDE-designed workshop will teach providers what they need to know when administering medication to children. Learn how to give oral, topical, inhaled, and emergency medicines to infants and children; how to keep accurate records; regulations for hygiene, safety, and measurement. Participants must attend both sessions or they will not...

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Thursday, July 25, 2019
Medication Administration Part II

$0.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


This MSDE-designed workshop will teach providers what they need to know when administering medication to children. Learn how to give oral, topical, inhaled, and emergency medicines to infants and children; how to keep accurate records; regulations for hygiene, safety, and measurement. Participants must attend both sessions or they will not...

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Monday, July 29, 2019
Supporting Breastfeeding in Child Care

$0.00 - $10.00

6:30 pm - 7:00 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...

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Monday, July 29, 2019
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...

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Thursday, August 01, 2019
Positive Words for Positive Actions

$0.00 - $30.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Learn how to make your child care environment more positive. Using positive language when talking to children gives them an understanding of the expectations we have. Learn how easy it is to reword your directions and other guidance techniques you can use in your child care. Core of Knowledge Area:...

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Monday, August 05, 2019
Making Meaningful Connections: Building the Foundation of the Young Brain

$0.00 - $30.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


This interactive training will build participants knowledge around how a young child’s brain develops. Participants will actively engage in “building a brain”, explore the importance of developing their own capacity, and learn specific strategies and interactions that grow healthy brains. After engaging with the content of this training, participants will...

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Wednesday, August 07, 2019
Including All Children and the American’s With Disabilities Act (ADA)

$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...

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Thursday, August 08, 2019
Keys to Inclusion and Behavior Management

$0.00 - $30.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


This training addresses best practices in Early Childhood Education with regards to inclusion and behavior management.  Through hands-on activities and experiences, teachers will explore and increase their familiarity with best practices, such as an engaging classroom arrangement, balanced visual schedules, effective transitions, how to best utilize classroom staff, using proactive...

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Tuesday, August 13, 2019
Lego ® ON: Building Your Preschooler One Colorful Brick at a Time

$0.00 - $30.00

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


This competent level training will provide fun strategies for participants to implement into their programs involving Legos across all learning domains. Participants will learn that Legos are not just for building objects, but are for building essential skills that will help their children succeed. Pre-requisite knowledge and application of intentionally...

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286
Thursday, August 22, 2019
Reporting Child Abuse and Preventing Bullying

$0.00 - $30.00

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Participants will define “mandated reporter” and “abuse” according to the State of Maryland’s definition and develop policies for preventing and reporting child abuse to be included in staff and parent handbooks. Participants will be able to identify signs and symptoms of bullying behaviors and victims’ behaviors and strategies to address...

Abilities Network
8503 LaSalle RdTowson, Maryland 21286

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