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Angela Searcy

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Angela Searcy’s pronouns are she/her. Dr. Searcy holds a B.A. degree in English and secondary education with teacher certification a M.S. degree in early childhood development from Erikson Institute, and a Doctorate in Education and a Certificate in Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health from Erikson Institute. Angela is the owner and founder of Simple Solutions Educational Services, a professional development company. An educator since 1990 Angela has experience at all levels of education. Angela is currently an adjunct faculty at Erikson Institute, the author of Push Past It! A Positive Approach to Challenging Classroom Behaviors (2019) with Gryphon House Publishing. And her Book Elevating Equity: Advice for Navigating Challenging Conversations in Early Childhood (2023) A credentialed developmental therapist through the state of Illinois and former neuro-developmental specialist, Angela has specialized training in neuroscience. Angela is an internationally recognized speaker and mental health consultant.

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January 2025

Pushing Past Conflicts with Adults: Navigating Uncomfortable Conversations in Early Childhood – Webinar

January 30, 2025 @ 4:00 pm5:30 pm
Live Webinar IL United States + Google Map

Advice for Navigating Challenging Conversations in Early Childhood Programs takes a positive approach by embracing differences and meeting families and colleagues where they are. Get nonjudgmental, practical advice for navigating conflict Discover strength-based, evidence-based techniques that lead to professional growth and learning in your early childhood program. Inclusion of children with disabilities requires a high […]

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