Part 1 - Thursday, August 5, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Child Development 101: Where It ALL Begins!
When working with young children, it is important to be
knowledgeable in all stages of child development. We will examine these
stages of child development and the changing needs of children from
birth to five-years-old. We will focus on your role in designing a program
that supports each unique stage of development.
Part 2 - Thursday, August 19, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Re-thinking Curriculum Themes - Designing Emergent Curriculum for Preschoolers
Does your curriculum focus on themes – seasons, holidays, friends
vehicles? Are they the same year after year? Would you like to make it more
interesting for the children and for you? We will look at the benefits and
challenges of your approach, and explore new ways of looking at themes.
You will come away with new ideas for exploring and learning in your
Modality - Age: C, FG - PS
Training Categories: OCFS (1, 3) CBK (1, 4)
Trainers: Dana Doyle & Carmelita Bota, CCCW
Cost: $15 CCCW members/$20 non-members
MODALITY KEY: C=Center FG=Family/Group Family IT=Infant/Toddler PS=Preschool SA=School Age P=Parents ALL=All Modalities/Ages
OCFS TOPIC AREAS KEY: 1=Childhood Development 2=Nutrition and Health 3=Program Development 4=Safety & Security 5=Business 6=Child Abuse ID & Prevention 7=Statutes and Regulations Pertaining to Child Care 8=Statutes and Regulations Pertaining to Child Abuse 9=Shaken Baby Syndrome
CBK COMPETENCY AREAS KEY: 1=Child Growth & Development 2=Family & Community Relationships 3=Observations & Assessments 4=Environment & Curriculum 5=Health, Safety & Nutrition 6=Professionalism & Leadership