Instructor: Jessica Swalley

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Do you communicate effectively with your staff? Discover practical ways to communicate and connect with the families of children in your childcare setting.
September 13-19, 2021, Online
Acquire strategies for supporting both home language development and English language learning while collecting ideas for literacy materials, props, and ways to meet the needs of English language learners.
October 27, 2021 to November 3, 2021, S.T.E.M Classroom (F203)
Help staff grow in their commitment to your program and the field of early childhood education by encouraging professional attitudes and behaviors. Provide your staff with the knowledge and assistance they need to provide the best possible experiences for children and families.
October 4-10, 2021, Online
Learn how to effectively manage your resources, as well as those of your childcare center. Explore the topics of budgeting, fundraising, collecting fees, delegating responsibilities, dealing with paper piles, and much more.
November 1-7, 2021, Online
Designed for center administrators to discover how to help staff use an evidence-based framework to address children's social and emotional development and challenging behavior.
November 29, 2021 to December 5, 2021, Online
Children with Sensory Processing Disorder, also known as Sensory Integration Dysfunction (SID), have trouble organizing information coming in through their senses. Explore the characteristics of children with sensory processing issues and examine strategies for assisting these children in the early childhood setting.
October 4-11, 2021, Training Room 10 (1422)
Become more comfortable in the job of Child Care Center Director by discovering key elements of a center director's job. Identify strategies for making the job more enjoyable while becoming a more effective leader.
September 30, 2021 to October 7, 2021, S.T.E.M Classroom (F101)
Providing child care for mixed age groups can be a great challenge. Planning and organization can be the key to having an effective and appropriate program for children of various ages. Includes DIY classroom ideas.
September 27, 2021 to October 3, 2021, Online
Discover how to open your family child care, including balancing time and money, regulatory entities, and resources.
October 11-17, 2021, Online
Gather ideas for simple and inexpensive marketing techniques that will help attract families to your program. Ideas for communicating with existing families and getting them involved will also be shared.
November 15-21, 2021, Online
As a small business owner, you should have contracts and policies in place that help you communicate with families. Explore the components of effective contracts and policies, as well as the pitfalls to avoid.
December 6-12, 2021, Online