Exploring Assessment Period 1 in VPK

It’s September, which means most VPK classrooms in the state of Florida have or will conduct Assessment Period 1 (AP1). During this webinar, we will navigate the Bright Beginnings website and analyze AP1 reports. We will discuss the implications of Print Knowledge, Phonological Awareness, Math, and Vocabulary and Oral Language on ongoing lesson planning. Directors with a VPK program and VPK Teachers are welcomed and encouraged to join this…

Trauma Informed Reflective Practice with Teams - Session A

This reflective consultant space will provide educators and teachers with the opportunity to reflect on behavioral interactions with students, parents and colleagues to better understand how to use elements of the relationship as vehicle for change. This session will also be facilitated on Thursday, 9/23/2021. Participants can choose to attend either Session A or B  After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing…

Trauma Informed Reflective Practice with Teams - Session B

This reflective consultant space will provide educators and teachers with the opportunity to reflect on behavioral interactions with students, parents and colleagues to better understand how to use elements of the relationship as vehicle for change. This session will also be facilitated on Wednesday, 9/22/2021. Participants can choose to attend either Session A or B  After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing…

First Aid and CPR

This course can be used for the First Aid and CPR requirement for child care and family home care centers.  Facilitated by: One Beat Medical and Training This is an in person training. Location: the Early Learning Coalition of Broward County - 1475 W. Cypress Creek Rd, Suite 301, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309  Cost: $10.00

Virtually Exploring the Florida Early Learning Developmental Standards (FELDS)

Participants will join the Division of Early Learning VPK Facilitators on a journey through the FELDS website, stopping along the way to explore each of the eight domains, including selected components and benchmarks. Through this interactive session, early educators will learn how to access resources for enhancing flexible innovative instruction, as well as receive new ideas for connecting the FELDS to families…

Back to the Basics: Developmentally Appropriate Practice for Preschoolers

Preschool teachers work daily to support young children in their growth, development and learning. There are many strategies we can consider implementing as we strive to provide the most supportive learning environment as well as learning opportunities to help them succeed. We provide them with the tools they need as they grow into successful citizens within their classroom learning communities. In order for teachers to be effective facilitators…

Virtually Exploring the Florida Early Learning Developmental Standards (FELDS)

Participants will join the Division of Early Learning VPK Facilitators on a journey through the FELDS website, stopping along the way to explore each of the eight domains, including selected components and benchmarks. Through this interactive session, early educators will learn how to access resources for enhancing flexible innovative instruction, as well as receive new ideas for connecting the FELDS to families…

Stretching Children’s Thinking: Quality of Feedback

The preschool years are a critical time for development in children. They turn to their teachers for praise, recognition, clarification, and so much more. As educators, we strive to encourage and affirm our students each day.  However, how many times do we catch ourselves simply walking around the classroom and stating, “Good job!” or “Nice work”?  This training is designed to give participants the tools and knowledge to make more meaningful,…

First Aid and CPR

This course can be used for the First Aid and CPR requirement for child care and family home care centers.  Facilitated by: One Beat Medical and Training This is an in person training. Location: Early Learning Coalition of Broward County - 1475 W. Cypress Creek Rd, Suite 301, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309  Cost: $10.00

Regreso a lo básico: prácticas apropiadas para el desarrollo de bebés y niños pequeños (Back to Basics: Developmentally Appropriate Practices for Infants and Toddlers)

¿Qué es una práctica apropiada para el desarrollo y cómo se aplica a los bebés y niños pequeños? La capacitación abordará la importancia de conocer los comportamientos típicos, los patrones de crecimiento y el desarrollo de los niños desde el nacimiento hasta los 36 meses para planificar los entornos y actividades más apropiados para optimizar las experiencias de aprendizaje.  Al final de esta capacitación, los participantes podrán: 1.    …

Concept Development in Pre-K: Connections to the Real World

In the Pre-K CLASS tool, it looks to capture concept development which is not easily defined.  In this training, participants will go through the process of learning more specific elements of Instructional Support from the Pre-K CLASS tool, learn what exactly concept development is and why it is so important in the classroom.  Finally, participants will be able to see what concept development looks like throughout the day and will be provided…

First Aid and CPR

This course can be used for the First Aid and CPR requirement for child care and family home care centers.  Facilitated by: One Beat Medical and Training This is an in person training. Location: One Beat Medical & Training -  3151 Executive Way, Miramar FL 33025 Cost: $10.00