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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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EX- Approved for ExceleRate
August 24, 2017
05:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Moline, Illinois
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Presented by: Angela Herrington
A child’s safety is the number one concern for parents and child care providers alike. In this third class, you will identify tips for creating a safer group care environment, confront the issue of abuse and neglect, and learn more about emergency preparedness and first aid.
August 24, 2017
06:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Chicago, Illinois
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Presented by: Cara McMorris
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 24, 2017
to August 30, 2017
08:30 AM - 05:30 PM
Rantoul, Illinois
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Presented by: Sherial McKinney
Participants who attend this training will... assess and identify authentic, high quality, portfolio samples; assemble samples that create a picture of growth or development over time; develop time-saving strategies for collection and organization of portfolio samples; practice writing objective narrative for portfolio items; use insights drawn from interpretation of portfolio items to Individualize instruction; review relationships between IELDS and portfolio items; discover potential of portfolio samples to inform the IEP process, and include families in the process of collecting and learning from their child’s portfolio.
August 24, 2017
06:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Joliet, Illinois
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Presented by: Stacey Kerwin
Ensuring a child’s health and well being requires more than basic first aid and emergency contacts. In this class, you will learn how to help the growth of healthy children—from the basics like hand washing to a more in-depth look at various practices surrounding health care.
August 24, 2017
06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Bloomington, Illinois
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Presented by: Joellyn Whitehead
Are you the director or administrator of a child care center that receives payment for providing care to children through the IDHS Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP)? Are you working to help ensure your program meets the 9/30/17 IDHS CCAP Training Requirements? If so, this webinar is for you! The Gateways Registry has several resources to help you track progress toward meeting these requirements, including a new program-level report. You will learn how to use the Gateways Registry Director Portal to maintain an up-to-date staff listing, access the new program-level IDHS CCAP Training Requirements report, and troubleshoot with staff if requirements are not listed as being met.
August 24, 2017
06:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Chicago, Illinois
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ExceleRate! Illinois es el nuevo sistema de evaluación y mejora de la calidad para centros habilitados de cuidados para niños y los programas Head Start y Preschool for All. Este curso de orientación brinda a los centros de cuidados para niños una vista general de los objetivos, indicadores de calidad, beneficios de la participación, el proceso de solicitud y las herramientas de apoyo que brinda el sistema para alcanzar con éxito cada uno de los Circles of Quality (Círculos de la calidad).
August 25, 2017
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Bloomington, Illinois
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Presented by: Joellyn Whitehead
Are you the director or administrator of a child care center that receives payment for providing care to children through the IDHS Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP)? Are you working to help ensure your program meets the 9/30/17 IDHS CCAP Training Requirements? If so, this webinar is for you! The Gateways Registry has several resources to help you track progress toward meeting these requirements, including a new program-level report. You will learn how to use the Gateways Registry Director Portal to maintain an up-to-date staff listing, access the new program-level IDHS CCAP Training Requirements report, and troubleshoot with staff if requirements are not listed as being met.
August 26, 2017
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Carterville, Illinois
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Presented by: Melissa Brown
Participants will receive an overview in child development for children birth through early school-age. Emphasis will be on understanding basic milestones in development as well as on strategies used to promote the healthy development of children.
August 26, 2017
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Carterville, Illinois
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Presented by: Melissa Brown
Ensuring a child’s health and well being requires more than basic first aid and emergency contacts. In this class, you will learn how to help the growth of healthy children—from the basics like hand washing to a more in-depth look at various practices surrounding health care.
August 26, 2017
09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Northlake, Illinois
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Presented by: Alba Pizarro
Cuando los niños maduran, sus mentes no son las únicas cosas que crecen a un ritmo increíble. Usted va a entender las zonas especiales de desarrollo físico en los niños en edad preescolar. Usted también aprenderá sobre las actividades de motricidad fina que ayudarán a los preescolares a crecer en sus cuerpos mientras desarrollan coordinación y movimientos adecuados.