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Exploring Physical and Language Development of Infants and Toddlers
Presented by Jean Barbre, EdD
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Course: #31874Level: Intermediate1 Hour
Take a closer look at strategies that foster physical and language development in infant-toddler care. Explore the importance of how learning is integrated across the curriculum and how to plan activities to support physical and language development.

Opening the Culture Door: Valuing Diversity
Presented by Barbara Kaiser, MA
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Course: #31870Level: Advanced1 Hour
Explore how understanding the impact of cultural influences on both ourselves and the young children we work with can improve our ability to meet the needs of every child.

Exploring Cognitive and Social-Emotional Development of Infants and Toddlers
Presented by Jean Barbre, EdD
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Course: #31864Level: Intermediate1 Hour
Take a closer look at the key competencies of infant and toddler development in the areas of cognitive and social-emotional development. Learn about the important role caregivers have in this development through relationships and classroom activities.

Understanding Challenging Behaviors: Practical Tools and Research
Presented by Kelly Gfroerer, PhD, LPC
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Course: #31862Level: Intermediate1 Hour
Better understand and respond to common challenging behaviors of young children. Proactive tools based on theory and research will be shared to help support building a classroom community where children feel belonging and are motivated to cooperate.

Home Visiting Essentials, in partnership with Region 9 Head Start Association
Presented by Stacy Brown, BA
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Course: #31853Level: Introductory6 Hours
Learn about home visiting as an important component of the early childhood education system, building relationships with families, parent-child interaction, and promoting the development of the child and family, in partnership with Region 9 Head Start Association's Training West.

Supporting Young Children through Change, in partnership with Region 9 Head Start Association
Presented by Julie Kurtz, MS
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Course: #31843Level: Introductory1 Hour
Learn concrete strategies to support young children faced with BIG life transitions such as returning from break, extended absences (fire, COVID-19, tornado, flood), or starting school, in partnership with Region 9 Head Start Association’s Training West.

Positive Discipline Tools for Teachers: Alternatives to Rewards and Punishment
Presented by Kelly Gfroerer, PhD, LPC
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Course: #31644Level: Intermediate1 Hour
Learn Positive Discipline tools for teachers in early childhood education. Learn how effective discipline, rather than rewards and punishment, results in teaching young children self-regulation, problem-solving, and other important life skills.

What a Wonderful World: Growing Empathy for Early Learners
Presented by Jennifer McCroddan, BA
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Course: #31820Level: Introductory1 Hour
Explore the beginnings of empathy and how we can help nurture it in young children early for lifelong impact. Take a look at yourself as an educator, the environment in which we build empathy, and practical steps to get started.

Emergent Curriculum
Presented by Kathleen Seabolt, EdD
Video
Course: #31824Level: Introductory1 Hour
Emergent Curriculum is a way of teaching that focuses on being responsive to children's interests, needs, and motivations. Learn how to apply your deep understanding of each child to create meaningful learning experiences.

Talking to Children about Grief and Loss, in partnership with Region 9 Head Start Association
Presented by Tricia Chase, MS, LPC, Doreen Fischer, BA, Norman Lorenz, EdD
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Course: #31809Level: Introductory1 Hour
Explore the definition and signals of grief in young children. Learn concrete, simplistic ways to respond and facilitate healthy recovery across the stages of death, dying, and grieving, in partnership with Region 9 Head Start Association's Training West.