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February 2017

ECEI 02/18 Infant CLASS Overview & Toddle CLASS Overview

February 18 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

There are two, separate trainings available on Saturday

Each training completed will provide a Completion Certificate and 3.5 hours of Professional Development hours for PDP or QRIS.
Infant: 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Toddler: 12:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

FREE – registration deadline: Monday, February 13, 2017

Questions: Contact Elida Treanor at 925-771-7319 or email: etreanor@first5coco.org

Training host: First Five Contra Costa
3.5 hours

Registration: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=gdhwoacab&oeidk=a07edmn1gpk5833921b


Planning with Data (DRDP 2015)

February 25 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm | $30.00

Receive tools, strategies and resources on how to integrate the findings into lesson planning

8:30 a.m. registration, continental breakfast and light lunch provided.

$30 registration fee – registration deadline: Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Questions: (925) 942-5331 (CCCOE)

Training host: Desired Results Developmental Profile (DRDP) WestEd
7 hours

Registration: http://feb252017drdp5.eventbrite.com


ECEI 02/25 CLASS training

February 25 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm | Free

A CLASS training, focused on instructional support. Those who completed this training will receive a Completion Certificate from the Instructor.

8:30 a.m. registration

Registration deadline: Monday, February 20, 2017, you must pre-register to attend!

Questions: Contact Elida Treanor at 925-771-7319 or email: etreanor@first5coco.org

Training host: First Five Contra Costa
4 hours

Registration: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=gdhwoacab&oeidk=a07edmmu8z940e48abb


March 2017

Strengthening Families

March 4 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm | $30.00

An Introduction to the Protective Factors

Strengthening Families is a research-informed approach to increase family strengths, enhance child development and reduce the likelihood of child abuse and neglect. It is based on engaging families, programs, and communities in building five protective factors: Parental Resilience; Social Connections, Knowledge of parenting and child development; Concrete support in times of need; and Social and Emotional competence of children.

8:30 a.m. registration, continental breakfast and light lunch provided.

$30 registration fee – registration deadline: Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Questions: (925) 942-5331 (CCCOE)

Training host: Contra Costa County Office of Education
7 hours

Registration: http://march42017stengthfam.eventbrite.com


Math and Art Literacy Concepts in Early Childhood

March 7 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Educators will explore new ways of talking about math and art with their students and incorporating math and art into their curriculum. We will put our new ideas into practice through hands-on activities that can be transferred directly into the classroom.

6:00 p.m. registration

Questions: (925) 676-5442 (CoCoCCC)

Training host: Contra Costa Child Care Council (CoCoCCC)
2.5 hours

Registration: https://www.cocokids.org/contra-costa-child-care-council-events/events/stem-workshop/


ASQ -3 – Ages and Stages Questionnaire

March 11 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm | Free

SQ-3 is a set of questionnaires about children’s development. It is called a screener because it looks at how children are doing in important areas, such as speech, physical ability, social skills, and problem-solving skills. ASQ-3 can help identify your child’s strengths as well as any areas where your child may need support.

8:30 a.m. registration

Registration deadline: March 6, 2017

Questions: Contact Elida Treanor at 925-771-7319 or email: etreanor@first5coco.org

Training host: First Five Contra Costa
4 hours

Registration: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=gdhwoacab&oeidk=a07edra01p6eb6d02ed


ASQ-SE2 – Ages and Stages Questionnaire, Social – Emotional

March 11 @ 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm | Free

ASQ-SE2 is a set of questionnaires about behavior and social-emotional development in young children. There are nine questionnaires for different ages to screen children from 1 month to 6 years old. ASQ:SE-2 can help identify your child’s social-emotional strengths and areas where your child may need support.

1:00 p.m. registration

Registration deadline: March 6, 2017

Questions: Contact Elida Treanor at 925-771-7319 or email: etreanor@first5coco.org

Training host: First Five Contra Costa
3.5 hours

Registration: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=gdhwoacab&oeidk=a07edra01p6eb6d02ed


Construyendo puentes: Conceptos de alfabetización de matemáticas y arte en la infancia

March 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

SPANISH Series Part 5

En este taller los educadores tendrán oportunidad de explorar nuevas formas de hablar con sus estudiantes sobre conceptos de matemáticas y arte y de cómo incorporar estos conceptos en su currículo. El taller incluye también la práctica de actividades que pueden desarrollar en el salón de clases.

6:30 p.m. registration
This is a 5 part training series presented in Spanish at the Child Care Council’s Richmond. CA Location
MUST attend both sessions: PLEASE SIGN UP FOR EACH DATE SEPARATELY 2/15 & 3/15

Questions: (925) 676-5442 (CoCoCCC)

Training host: Contra Costa Child Care Council (CoCoCCC)
2 hours

Registration: https://www.cocokids.org/contra-costa-child-care-council-events/events/stem-workshop-math-spanish-series-part-5/


April 2017

Scientific Inquiry for Young Children

April 1 @ 9:00 am - 2:30 pm | Free

This course encourages participants to examine ways to provide a rich science environment for children. Participants will explore everyday science and practice principles of inquiry and documentation to enhance discovery and scientific learning.

*NOTE: Training available ONLY for licensed Family Child Care providers and Privately Operated Center Staff.

8:30 a.m. registration, Please bring lunch; on-site café/restaurant.

Registration deadline: Friday, March 31, 2017 by noon.

Questions: (925) 676-5442 (CoCoCCC)

Training host: Contra Costa Child Care Council (CoCoCCC)
5.5 hours

Registration: https://www.cocokids.org/contra-costa-child-care-council-events/


CA Preschool Learning Foundations and Frameworks: PEL – Chapter 7

April 8 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm | $20.00

Participants will:

  • Become familiar with the California Early Learning and Development System and regulations related to special education.
  • Develop a better understanding of the characteristics of language disorder and language difference based on cultural consideration.
  • Explore cultural considerations and researched-based instructional strategies for English Learners with disabilities or other special needs.
  • Become familiar with the structure and features of the Foundations and Framework, Volume 3 Science Domain’s Earth Science Strand.
  • Engage in hands-on, project-based activities to take back to the classroom.

8:00 a.m. registration, continental breakfast provided.

Registration deadline: Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Questions: (925) 942-5331 (CCCOE)

Training host: CA Preschool Instructional Network (CPIN)
4 hours

Registration: http://april82017cpin.eventbrite.com


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