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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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RA- Gateways to Opportunity Registry-approved Training
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GC- May Meet Requirements for Gateways Credential(s)
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October 28, 2017
01:30 PM - 04:30 PM
Chicago, Illinois
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Presented by: Royce Campbell
This session will focus on supporting the needs of the late adolescents as they transition into adulthood. Topics will include peer leadership, life skill development, supporting their growing independence, and developmentally appropriate practices for young adults ages 15–21.
October 28, 2017
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Pontiac, Illinois
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Presented by: Shawn Hoeft
As our partner in child development, families—especially parents—directly affect a child’s learning. In this class, you will learn new ways of working with parents to help their children enjoy learning. You also will explore the social world of a family to be sure that the learning that takes place in your care is consistent with learning done at home.
October 28, 2017
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Pontiac, Illinois
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Presented by: Shawn Hoeft
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.
October 28, 2017
02:30 PM - 04:30 PM
Country Club Hills, Illinois
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Join this informative session to become more familiar with the Illinois Child Care Assistance Program’s (CCAP) policy and procedures, including the application process, provider qualifications, the payment process and parent co-payments. The CCAP is funded by the IL Department of Human Services.
October 30, 2017
06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Bloomington, Illinois
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Presented by: Cara McMorris
In this continuation of the first child development class, you will explore development among children 8 to 18 months old. You will identify how this age group differs in growth and their approach to learning, and you will discover toys, games, and songs that are helpful and just right for their development.
November 1, 2017
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Chicago, Illinois
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ExceleRate! Illinois is the quality rating and improvement system for licensed family child care, licensed child care centers, Head Start, and Preschool for All programs. This orientation provides family child care providers an overview of the goals, quality indicators, benefits of participation, application process, and the system supports available for success at reaching each Circle of Quality.