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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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August 22, 2017
06:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Oak Lawn, Illinois
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Presented by: Ana Sanchez
Para saber cómo ayudar mejor a los niños bajo su cuidado, es importante observarlos e identificar sus necesidades específicas. Esta sesión definirá los diferentes tipos de observación que puede utilizar en el cuidado de los niños, y la forma de ofrecer orientación y disciplina más efectivas.
August 22, 2017
06:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Chicago, Illinois
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Presented by: Alba Pizarro
Garantizar la salud y el bienestar de un niño requiere más que primeros auxilios básicos y contactos de emergencia. En esta clase, usted aprenderá cómo ayudar al crecimiento de los niños sanos, desde lo básico como es el lavado de manos hasta una mirada más profunda a las diversas prácticas que rodean la atención sanitaria.
August 22, 2017
06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Chicago, Illinois
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Presented by: Joyce Fair
Whether you are responsible for providing a quick snack or a well-balanced meal, understanding children’s dietary needs creates healthier and happier kids. Learn the basics of good nutrition, food safety, and various practices surrounding nutrition through this class that offers hands-on activities and practical discussions that will make science and good nutrition easy to understand.
August 23, 2017
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Aurora, Illinois
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Presented by: Janice Lopez, Tia Juarez
The WBDC can guide you through the steps necessary to create a strategic child care business plan! Learn about resources and information necessary to manage and operate your business efficiently. Additionally, the Developing Your Child Care Business workshop series is INCCRRA certified and child care providers can earn up to 8 hours of professional development credits. The WBDC workshop series includes sessions on the following topics:The WBDC workshop series includes sessions on the following topics: Business planning Record keeping & taxes Marketing Financials
August 23, 2017
06:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Wilmette, Illinois
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Presented by: Linda Hermes
As children approach preschool age, their needs begin to change. This is the first of four classes designed to better understand children as they approach school-age. You will identify characteristics of social and emotional development and learn techniques for promoting appropriate and effective discipline for preschool children.
August 23, 2017
to August 24, 2017
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Chicago, Illinois
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Presented by: La Tia Collins
This training is for Family Child Care practitioners and provides an overview of the Family Child Care Environment Rating Scales Revised (FCCERS-R). FCCERS-R is a user-friendly assessment tool used to measure the quality of the learning environment. After completing this training, participants will be able to use the tool for program self-assessment and improvement planning. In addition, practitioners will be aware of FCCERS-R linkage to national accreditation, Illinois Early Learning and Development Standards (IELDS) and ExceleRate! Illinois, Illinois’ quality rating and improvement system.
August 23, 2017
to August 24, 2017
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Chicago, Illinois
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Presented by: Melissa Sanchez
Introducción a las Escalas de Clasificación del Entorno es para la familia y los proveedores de Cuidado de Niños Centro. Después de completar esta formación, los profesionales de cuidado de niños tendrán conocimiento de la ERS, ser capaz de utilizar herramientas para la autoevaluación del programa y contratar a un consultor para el uso de herramientas para la evaluación, podrá usar ERS resultados para planear mejoras del programa; tener en cuenta de los vínculos de a la Una Introducción al Ambiente Familiar de la Guardería que Valora Escala-Revisado a los procesos nacionales de acreditación, Estándares de Aprendizaje Temprano de Illinois y el Departamento de Servicios Humanos de Illinois (IDHS) Calidad del sistema.
August 23, 2017
06:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Homewood, Illinois
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Presented by: Patricia Twymon
What does it mean to be a child care professional? How can you be sure you are getting the support and supplies you need? How can you set effective limits with parents and children alike? In this final class, you will learn about your own professional development and how to take care of yourself so you can continue to care for others.
August 24, 2017
06:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Oak Lawn, Illinois
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Presented by: Ana Sanchez
Nuestros niños están constantemente respondiendo a los miembros de la familia, a los profesores, y a relaciones sociales que les ayudan a dar forma a su comprensión del mundo que les rodea. Esta clase explora cómo las relaciones entre las familias, los niños, y los maestros pueden ayudarles a aprender, y cómo la elaboración de su entorno puede ayudar a que los niños aprendan.