Early Learning Assessment (ELA) (12 HRS, COK 8 Hrs Professionalism/4Hrs Child Development)
This training will provide teachers with the skills needed to use the ELA tool. Participants must attend all 12 hours of in class training, and pass a Simulator and Content Assessment in order to use the tool.
If you are interested in attending an ELA Training, you will need to complete the “Interest Form”. Participants will be contacted when training will be available to your program. Filling out this form does not require any commitment. For more information about the ELA and the “Interest Form”, please visit the R4K Website or click here.
Self-Reflection – A Mirror of Success (3 Hours PRO) NEW!!!
All too often we forget about ourselves. Self-reflection is a vital practice for early childhood educators to improve their practice when working with young children and families. In this workshop, participants will learn how important it is to have an anti-bias program and to make sure they stay in line with their professional goals. Participants will identify and utilize skills and attitudes that reflect positive, responsible, sensitive, and respectful attitudes in working with all children and their families.
Putting Together the Pieces of Communication (3 Hours PRO) NEW!!!
Working in partnership with others in your program can present unique challenges. This workshop explores various communication, listening styles, and thinking styles and how they influence your work in child care. Participants will reflect on your own styles, and the styles of others, including children. Understanding all the pieces of communication will allow participants to put the pieces together so that they can understand the best way to communicate and work with others.