Fall 2015 ORTL Workshop Schedule
WGTE Public Media is offering free inservices for Child Care Providers!
These fun and engaging educational inservices are Step Up to Quality and Ohio Approved for up to six inservice hours!
You can sign up to attend trainings at http://registry.occrra.org/
Please contact WGTE's Director of Early Learning, Kelly Pheneger, at 419-380-4603 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Fall 2015 Workshop Schedule
Title: Professionalism and Ethics in Early Childhood Programs
PDTrack ID: ST10042823
Tuesday, November 17 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Participants will: learn how to use the Nat'l Assoc. for the Education of Young Children's Code of Ethical Conduct to resolve ethical dilemmas and use Ohio's Early Learning and Development Standards as a guide to plan learning experiences that will help young children to build positive relationships with others.
Title: 2015 - 2016 Ohio Ready to Learn Workshop Series
PDTrack ID: SS10042789
Saturday, November 21 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
The following three workshops are combined for six hours of Ohio Approved (includes Step Up to Quality approval) professional development training: Professionalism and Ethics in Early Childhood Programs, Building Partnerships between Families and Early Childhood Professionals, and Including Children with Special Needs in Early Childhood Programs.
Title: Building Partnerships between Families and Early Childhood Professionals
PDTrack ID: ST10042824
Wednesday, December 2 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Participants will: practice incorporating families' knowledge of their children in programming decisions; practice effectively communicating with parents about sensitive topics; and learn to create environments that support the development of an awareness and appreciation of cultural diversity in young children.
Title: Including Children with Special Needs in Early Childhood Programs
PDTrack ID: ST10042825
Wednesday, December 9 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Participants will: examine and discuss the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act as it relates to the early childhood care environment; describe several methods of adapting environments and experiences for individual children, including children with special needs; and plan learning experiences that will help young children to be able to identify similarities and differences of personal, family and cultural characteristics.
Workshop Presenter: Kelly Pheneger, Dir. of Early Learning at WGTE Public Media
Location: WGTE, 1270 S. Detroit Ave., Toledo, OH
These workshops are made possible by a grant from the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services in cooperation with Ohio Educational Television Stations.