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October 2019

October 26, 2019 @ 8:00 am - March 14, 2020 @ 4:00 pm

The Teaching Pyramid is a comprehensive approach designed to help educators promote social-emotional competence, address challenging behaviors in young children, and develop safe and nurturing group environments for all children. In this Cohort series, you will learn to implement the Teaching Pyramid, be supported by your Leadership Team representative(s), identify internal coaches/champions, and work with your assigned QRIS Coaches to achieve implementation.

MODULE 1A
Nurturing and Responsive Relationships
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2019


MODULE 1B
Supportive Environments
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2019


MODULE 2
Direct Teaching of Social Emotional Strategies
SATURDAY, JANUARY 18, 2020


MODULE 3A
Determining the Meaning of Challenging Behavior
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2020


MODULE 3B
Individualized Intensive Intervention
SATURDAY, MARCH 14, 2020

Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-2020-csefel-teaching-pyramid-5-modules-tickets-74838870075


January 2020

January 23 @ 7:00 pm

Presented by Kimberly Nguyen, Quality Improvement Facilitator

This workshop introduces the steps child care providers can take in case of an emergency.

6:30 p.m. check-in.

Questions: Call Kimberly Nguyen at 925-265-6454 or email at kimberly.nguyen@cocokids.org

Training host: CocoKids
2 hours

Registration: http://bit.ly/2OV1G0u


January 25 @ 9:00 am - 2:30 pm

Presented by U.C. Davis Extension

Part 2 of Learning through Relationships with Toddlers Training – Addresses the emotional, social, intellectual, and physical development of infants and toddlers and the supportive role of the caregiver. Gain an increased understanding of the role of relationships and emotional development in learning. Topics include: temperament of children and adults; talking with parents about developmental processes. Part 2 of the training held Saturday, January 11, 2020.

8:30 a.m. check-in, continental breakfast and a light lunch will be provided.

Registration deadline: Friday, January 17, 2020

Questions: Please email The Early Care Education Program Team at eceprograms@cccoe.k12.ca.us

Training host: Contra Costa County Office of Education
5 hours

Registration: https://learningthroughrelationshipspart2_1252020.eventbrite.com


January 28 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Presented by Lisa Shaanan, Bay Region 4 CPIN, Special Education Lead, Coach, and Occupational Therapist

Focus is on interactions with familiar adults and peers, group participation, and cooperation and responsibility.

6:00 p.m. check-in, a light dinner will be provided.

Registration deadline: Friday, January 17, 2017

Questions: Please email The Early Care Education Program Team at eceprograms@cccoe.k12.ca.us

Training host: Contra Costa County Office of Education
3 hours

Registration: https://inclusion_socialinteraction_12820.eventbrite.com


February 2020

February 1 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

Presented by Quality Matters Coaches

This training provides a modified version that will go in depth on the Instructional Support Domain and Dimensions. You will learn strategies that support engagement and critical thinking activities to help children to understand concepts.   This training strengthens teacher knowledge on effective ways to provide higher order thinking opportunities.

8:30 a.m. check-in.

Registration deadline: Wednesday, January 29, 2020

NOTE: It is First 5 Contra Costa policy that late registrations and walk-ins will NOT be accepted or allowed into the training.

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

Training host: First 5 Contra Costa

6 hours

Registration: https://mmciit_02012020.eventbrite.com


February 8 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Presented by Lisa Shaanan, Bay Region 4 CPIN, Special Education Lead, Coach, and Occupational Therapist

Focus is on the strategies for fostering listening, speaking and comprehension skills.

8:00 a.m. check-in, continental breakfast will be provided.

Registration deadline: Friday, January 31, 2020

Questions: Please email The Early Care Education Program Team at eceprograms@cccoe.k12.ca.us

Training host: Contra Costa County Office of Education
4 hours

Registration: https://inclusion_listeningandspeaking_282020.eventbrite.com


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

Presented by Quality Matters Professional Development Program

This training, Module 102, Building Resiliency in Early Childhood, focuses on key elements of trauma-informed early childhood settings and types of trauma.

8:30 a.m. check-in.

Registration deadline: Wednesday, February 5, 2020

NOTE: It is First 5 Contra Costa policy that late registrations and walk-ins will NOT be accepted or allowed into the training.

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

Training host: First 5 Contra Costa

8 hours

 

 

Registration: https://traumainformedpracticesmodule102.eventbrite.com


February 8 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Presented by Debbie Supple and Eloisa Mendoza-Hinds

Read and discuss the knowledge, behaviors, and skills in the Alphabetic Word/Print Recognition strand from the California Preschool Learning Foundations, Volume 1. Discuss the connections between the foundations in the English-Language Development domain and the foundations in the Alphabetic Word/Print Recognition strand.Read and use strategies from the California Preschool Curriculum Framework, Volume 1 to plan learning experiences to support the Alphabetic Word/Print Recognition strand.

8:30 a.m. check-in, continental breakfast will be provided.

Registration deadline: Friday, January 31, 2020

Questions: Please email The Early Care Education Program Team at eceprograms@cccoe.k12.ca.us

Training host: Contra Costa County Office of Education
3 hours

Registration: https://alpharecog922.eventbrite.com


February 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Presented by Tandem Partners in Learning

Combining interactive classroom read aloud with extension activities, this approach to curriculum planning explores the versatility of books as teaching tools.

6:30 p.m. check-in.

Questions: Call Kimberly Nguyen at 925-265-6454 or email at kimberly.nguyen@cocokids.org

Training host: CocoKids
2 hours

Registration: http://bit.ly/2ywYQUs


February 19 @ 7:00 am - 9:00 pm

Presented by Kimberly Nguyen, Quality Improvement Facilitator

The focus of this workshop will be SIDS, Shaken Baby Syndrome and Licensing Safe Sleep Regulations.

6:30 p.m. check-in.

Questions: Call Kimberly Nguyen at 925-265-6454 or email at kimberly.nguyen@cocokids.org

Training host: CocoKids
2 hours

Registration: http://bit.ly/2GHie5v


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