STAR NET Region IV Training Calendar
All STAR NET IV Training’s scheduled after June 30, 2020 will be held pending funding.
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Registration deadline is three business days before the webinar. Description: Para Professionals will spend time learning about the different areas of the Preschool Classroom and the teaching strategies they can use to lead play in a developmentally appropriate way. Note: Before the webinar, registrants will receive an email to confirm receipt of their registration request and important instructions that should be viewed prior to the day of the session. Presenter(s): Stephanie Herling Webinar Log-In 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM …Find out more »
Cracking the Codes of Early Childhood Misbehaviors: Reflective Practice Related to Social-Emotional Contexts in our ECE Classrooms-Webinar
Registration deadline is three business days before the webinar. Description: Whining? Tantrums? Fighting? Ever wonder, “why is this child doing this?!?!” Participants will reflect upon challenging behaviors and examine what may really be going on when children engage in these types of behaviors. Learning about how to assess behavior through Dreikurs’ Mistaken Goals and using the 4 Crucial C’s as a guiding foundation provides participants with helpful sleuthing tools that can help to decrease challenging behaviors and support social-emotional learning…Find out more »
Registration deadline is three business days before the webinar. Description: In our online learning webinar, we will discuss issues and solutions related to bias and teacher education. First and foremost, we will spend time thinking about our personal and professional histories and their relationship to the way we perceive the world around us and our role in it. We will also take this information and apply it to how we interact with our early learners, both in and out of…Find out more »
Registration deadline is three business days before the webinar. Description: In this webinar we will discuss the roles, responsibilities, and relationships of Paraprofessionals when working with students who have IEPs. What is expected and not expected of Paraprofessionals will be discussed. Supports, strategies, and ideas will also be shared so that Paraprofessionals feel competent and knowledgeable about serving the student(s) they work with. Note: Before the webinar, registrants will receive an email to confirm receipt of their registration request and…Find out more »
Description: The Early Childhood Environment Rating Scale (ECERS) was designed to assess process quality by looking at what children directly experience in their Early Childhood classroom. This session will introduce participants to the newly updated ECERS tool, the ECERS-3, which will be used to assess Preschool for All and Preschool for All Expansion programs. The ECERS-3 includes improvements in both content and administration and relies on classroom observations with greater emphasis on interactions, the teacher’s role, language & literacy, and math.…Find out more »
The Creative Curriculum® for Preschool: Implementation for Teachers (2 day Workshop 9/8/20 & 9/9/20)
Description: This highly interactive 12-hour training prepares teachers to implement The Creative Curriculum® for Preschool, 5th or 6th edition, in their classrooms. Teachers will learn about the Creative Curriculum framework, which includes guidance on what and how children learn, the physical environment, caring and teaching, and partnering with families. Teachers will become familiar with the 38 objectives for development and learning that inform every aspect of teaching. They will explore additional curriculum resources such as Mighty Minutes®, Intentional Teaching Cards™, Book…Find out more »