Webinars

January 29, 2020

2:00 PM Eastern Time

Presenter(s) :

Tara Henderson

Victoria Roanhorse

Cultivating Young Scientists Through Culture and Family Engagement, by Tara Henderson and Victoria Roanhorse

This session is sponsored by New Mexico Association for the Education of Young Children. Science explorations in early childhood programs are sometimes just happy accidents, which is always great. But because science helps children learn how to learn, it’s too important to just let it happen. Join this exciting webinar by two experienced early childhood […]Full Description

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February 12, 2020

2:00 PM Eastern Time

Presenter(s) :

D'Agostino, Tony

Your Program’s Reputation Depends on Staff Engagement, by Tony D’Agostino

Sponsored by Early Childhood Investigations Consultants Directory. What do people in your community say about your program? Reputation is everything when it comes to operating a successful center. Managing your program’s reputation is not a one-time chore, it reflects the culture and day to day interactions and decisions. Learn how to you, as the program […]Full Description

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February 19, 2020

2:00 PM Eastern Time

Presenter(s) :

Simon, Fran S.

Dick, Steven

Directors as Fearless Consumers of Software for Program Management, Family Communications, Documentation, and Family Engagement, by Fran Simon, M.Ed and Steven Dick, Ph.D.

This webinar is sponsored by Engagement Strategies. As an early childhood program Director or owner, your role can sometimes be a juggling act. To be successful, you must be efficient, resourceful, and professional with staff, parents, board members, and your community. Using software designed specifically for early childhood program operations, communications, and engagement can help […]Full Description

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March 5, 2020

2:00 PM Eastern Time

Presenter(s) :

Foster-Jorgensen, Karen

Aligning Your Program’s Mission & Financial Model, by Karen Foster-Jorgensen

Sponsored by Procare. When your early childhood program’s mission calls for the highest quality services for families and the most qualified staff available, you need the finances to deliver! In this webinar, presented by experienced early childhood program leader and business expert, Karen Foster-Jorgensen, we will explore the challenges and  the opportunities that come with […]Full Description

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March 11, 2020

2:00 PM Eastern Time

Presenter(s) :

Goffin, Stacie

Washington, Valora

Early Care and Education’s Leadership Choices: What Lies Ahead for the Field? by Stacie Goffin and Valora Washington

Sponsored by Exchange Press. Ready or Not: Leadership Choices in Early Care and Education (Ready or Not) made its mark in 2007 by boldly calling for a field-wide response to the question of “What defines and bounds early care and education (ECE) as a field of practice?” A dozen years later, this unanswered question remains […]Full Description

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March 18, 2020

2:00 PM Eastern Time

Presenter(s) :

Larimore, Rachel

The Joys and Challenges of Managing Nature-Based Programs, by Rachel Larimore

Sponsored by Nature Explore. “Get children outside more!” It seems a common phrase lately with a growing awareness for benefits of experiences with nature. Yet, the reality is it’s easier said than done. Yes, there are many benefits to children and teachers alike by integrating nature into the preschool curriculum. There are also opportunities for […]Full Description

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March 25, 2020

2:00 PM Eastern Time

Presenter(s) :

Kaiser, Barbara

Understanding the Impact of Trauma on Behavior, by Barbara Kaiser

Sponsored by continued. Trauma in young children is much more pervasive—and much more destructive—than we ever thought. The research on trauma has made it clear that children’s challenging behavior is not intentional, but is instead driven by fear and a protective strategy for coping with their experience. Working with children with challenging behavior and especially […]Full Description

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