All Proffesional Development Sessions will be based around Developmentally Appropriate Practice, Executive Function, Intentional Teaching and ADHS Training Requirements.
The Yuma Region Partnership Council, in collaboration with Eight-Arizona PBS is pleased to announce:
Community Based Professional Development
…for all early childhood educators in Yuma County. Whether you are center-based, school-based or home-based, please plan on attending. No Charge!
All workshops will be held from 8:00am to noon with a light breakfast and check-in at 7:30am.
September 6, 2014
October 11, 2014
November 22, 2014
January 10, 2015
February 28, 2015
March 21, 2015
April 11, 2015 (Full Day Conference)
May 16, 2015
First Things First partners with parents and families to help all kids stay healthy and be ready to succeed in school. The mission of First Things First, its programs, services, and funding helps this happen.
All sessions will be based around Developmentally Appropriate Practice, Executive Function, Intentional Teaching and ADHS Training Requirements and will directly apply to what you do every day. Join national and local experts in learning new techniques and practicing the proven methods you use every day.
You are encouraged to attend all workshops, or the dates of your choice.
Childcare will be provided! (up to 20 children after the age of 18 months)
All participants receive a copy of NAEYC's book! Mind in the Making: The Seven Life Skills Every Child Needs by Ellen Galinsky
Tenative Session Topics - TBA
Whole Group Workshop Based on Executive Function! Presented by Ida Rose Florez
Developmentally Appropriate Activities
Developing Skills in Writing Observations
How to Include Executive Function in Your Curriculum
Introducing Intentional Teaching
Safety Indoor/Outdoor Activities
Communicating Effectively with Young Children
Stages of Parenting a child with Special Needs
Conducting Effective and Successful Parent/Teacher Conferences
How to Incorporate ABA Strategies in Your Classroom
Enhancing Empathy through Children's Lit
Infant Physical Development
What do we mean by "Kindergarten Readiness"
Language and Literacy: Young Children's Development
Child Guidance and Discipline
Behavior: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly....
Language and Literacy for "Kindergarten Readiness"
Math and Scientific Inquiry
Full Day Conference! Yuma County Early Childhood Educator Conference
Child Abuse Detection and Reporting
Encouraging Trust and Autonomy in Infants
Engaging and Partnering with Families Coping with Adversity
Social Skills and Understanding with Social Studies