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Taking Charge of Change | Cohort #26

APPLICATION DEADLINE: MAY 25, 2018 Leading an organization through change that drives continuous quality improvement is a complex job; so become a member of the Taking Charge of Change family. This constantly evolving, year-long leadership development program is sure to empower and inspire you to embrace the change process. Explore relevant topics that will help […]

Technology Institute: How Can You Use Technology to Engage Families?

How can you get the attention of busy families and help them stay engaged in children’s learning?  Communication is key and your program’s use of technology is one important tool to keep them connected. During this two-day, hands-on workshop, you will learn ways to connect with computer, tablet, and cell-phone users through a number of […]

Making the Transition to ECERS-3: What Program Administrators and Teacher Need to Know about the Scale

This training will focus on what language and interactions should look like in a high quality early child care program through the lens of the Early Childhood Environment Rating Scale-3 (ECERS-3) and exploration of teaching strategies to help providers support multi-age language and social emotional development. Providers will have the opportunity to engage in discussion […]

Making the Transition to ECERS-3: What Program Administrators and Teacher Need to Know about the Scale

This training will focus on what language and interactions should look like in a high quality early child care program through the lens of the Early Childhood Environment Rating Scale-3 (ECERS-3) and exploration of teaching strategies to help providers support multi-age language and social emotional development. Providers will have the opportunity to engage in discussion […]

Making the Transition to ECERS-3: What Program Administrators and Teacher Need to Know about the Scale

This training will focus on what language and interactions should look like in a high quality early child care program through the lens of the Early Childhood Environment Rating Scale-3 (ECERS-3) and exploration of teaching strategies to help providers support multi-age language and social emotional development. Providers will have the opportunity to engage in discussion […]

Tech Institute Day 2: Social Media The great time waster, or is it?

Tech Institute Social Media The great time waster, or is it? How can you market your program, set up policies and improve you use Day 1 | Where should I be? Marketing today is driven by social media. But there are so many types out there! Which social media platforms should your program be on? […]

Tech Institute Day 1: Social Media The great time waster, or is it?

Tech Institute: Social Media The great time waster, or is it? How can you market your program, set up policies and improve you use Day 1 | Where should I be? Marketing today is driven by social media. But there are so many types out there! Which social media platforms should your program be on? […]

PAS Reliability Training | SESSION IS FULL

THIS SESSION IS CURRENTLY FULL PAS Reliability Training is offered at the McCormick Center in Wheeling, Illinois twice per year (Spring and Fall).  Please check the McCormick Center calendar for future dates.   This multi-day training is intended for those whose goal is research, evaluation, or monitoring quality with the Program Administration Scale (PAS). Organizational […]

Tech Institute Day 1: VIDEO | A GUIDE TO CREATING, EDITING, AND SHARING

Day 1: VIDEO | A GUIDE TO CREATING, EDITING, AND SHARING All about capturing a video. You will learn about: choosing a camera, organizing your video, preparing a plan, what settings mean, optimizing your audio, stabilizing your camera, and much more.  Day 2: VIDEO | A GUIDE TO CREATING, EDITING, AND SHARING You have captured the best video […]

Tech Institute Day 2: VIDEO | A GUIDE TO CREATING, EDITING, AND SHARING

Day 1: VIDEO | A GUIDE TO CREATING, EDITING, AND SHARING All about capturing a video. You will learn about: choosing a camera, organizing your video, preparing a plan, what settings mean, optimizing your audio, stabilizing your camera, and much more.  Day 2: VIDEO | A GUIDE TO CREATING, EDITING, AND SHARING You have captured the best video […]

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