STAR NET Region IV Training Calendar 2020-2021 

 Our July-December training’s have been changed to webinars.
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Introduction to the Early Learning Scale Preschool Assessment System-Webinar (9/15/20, 9/22/20 & 9/23/20)

September 15 @ 3:30 pm4:30 pm

Registration Form (PDF): Click Here
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Registration deadline is three business days before the webinar.

Participants will explore the components of the Early Learning Scale Preschool Assessment system; review the structure/components of the ELS; discuss the domains and each of the items within the domains; understand the assessment cycle; and practice scoring. Workshop Note: Participants must have already purchased, or will purchase the Early Learning Scale Preschool Assessment instrument (developed by NIEER) as this workshop is for those programs ready to begin implementation of the ELS.

Note: Approximately three weeks 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.

Full participation for website overview, and both webinar sessions is required to receive a certificate of attendance.

Presenter(s): Becky Groennert

~September 15, 2020 Website Overview (required):
Overview Webinar Log-In: 3:00 PM – 3:30 PM~  Overview Webinar Session: 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM

~September 22 & 23, 2020 Webinar Sessions: 
Webinar Log-In: 8:00 AM – 8:30 AM ~ Webinar Sessions: 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
(1 hour lunch break will be provided)

This workshop is in collaboration with Early Childhood Professional Learning (ECPL).

This Training will provide 12.0 professional development hours (clock hours) for the following:
*Educators License Renewal for ISBE
*CDA (Child Development Associate) credit in area(s): 7. Observing/Recording Behavior
*CE credit for SLP, SW, LCPC, PT and OT professionals
*Gateways to Opportunity credit in area(s): C. Observation and Assessment

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September 15
3:30 pm–4:30 pm
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Becky Groennert


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Online Webinar Series
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