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Note: All trainings may be used toward Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) annual in-service training hour requirements and toward the professional development requirements required for renewal of Professional Educator Licensure (PEL) through the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) unless otherwise noted.

 

 

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April 29, 2017
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Kankakee, Illinois
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Presented by: Debra Wells
To know how to best help children in your care, it is important to observe them and identify their specific needs. This session will define the different kinds of observation you can use when caring for children and how to offer more effective guidance and discipline.
April 29, 2017
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Kankakee, Illinois
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Presented by: Debra Wells
Our kids are constantly responding to family members, teachers, and social relationships that help to shape their understanding of the world around them. This class explores how relationships between families, children, and teachers can help learning, and how crafting the environment around them can help children learn.
April 29, 2017
to May 6, 2017
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Kankakee, Illinois
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Presented by: Tamara Notter
Through varied experiences and individual reflection, teachers will understand the framework of The Creative Curriculum for Preschool. We will examine the ten interest areas and explore how to make them engaging to young children. Providers will be able to use the five volumes; establish a positive social-emotional environment in their program; design effective programs; establish positive messages in the environment; develop a daily schedule that is based on their program’s needs and informed by the Objectives for Development & Learning.
April 29, 2017
10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Kankakee, Illinois
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Presented by: Rebecca Kroiss
This training gives early childhood practitioners an overview of program guidelines for children birth to age three. The training creates a foundational understanding for providers and practitioners in the field of what children birth to age three are expected to know and do across multiple domains.
May 6, 2017
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Joliet, Illinois
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Presented by: Debra Wells
In this final session on preschool development, you will dive deeper into how preschoolers learn and identify tips for making learning fun. With suggestions for activities that encourage your preschoolers to explore numbers, shapes, colors, and science, this class gives all the information you need to grow and stretch the ability of children to think and understand.
May 6, 2017
12:30 PM - 03:30 PM
Joliet, Illinois
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Presented by: Debra Wells
Completing the important section on child development, this class looks at school-age children to uncover how their learning and growth differs. With tips on how to better care for school-aged youth, this class also offers you guidance on how to set rules and limits and to get your school-aged kids to appreciate safety and respect.