Wherever you are in the Maryland EXCELS process – newly enrolled, ready to renew, or ready to achieve a higher level – this workshop will help you assess your current position and set realistic short and long term goals aligned with the Maryland EXCELS standards.
Participants will gain an understanding of the importance of daily schedules and routines on Child Development, enhance skills needed to develop and implement high-quality daily schedules and routines in their classroom, and learn strategies to effectively transition from one activity to another. Please bring a copy of current schedule to training.
Wherever you are in the Maryland EXCELS process; newly enrolled, ready to renew, or ready to achieve a higher level, this workshop will help you assess your current position and set realistic short and long term goals aligned with the Maryland EXCELS standards.
Sing, Learn, Play and Grow Together Early Childhood Professionals Event: Keynote: Let Music Make Learning Fun: Jack Hartmann Jack sings live and demonstrates fun and creative movements to a wide variety of early childhood topics including language development and phonological awareness skills, basic math with counting and number skills, spatial awareness, patterning and more. Workshops: Cool Beats To Help Children Read ; Movin' 2 Math $25 per person includes continental breakfast, keynote...
Participants will be able to define “developmentally appropriate practice” and describe how this term applies to infant and toddler care. Participants will be able to plan daily routines and experiences (curriculum) that support infant and toddler development throughout the day.
The Early Learning Assessment (ELA) is a formative assessment tool intended for use by early childhood educators of children 3 to 6 years of age. It is an ongoing process of observations performed by the educator to gather information on how a child is developing over time.
In this workshop participants will analyze the documentation needed for level 3 in each of the five content areas, explore the process of self-assessment and design an effective program improvement plan. Participants will also evaluate the benefits of Tiered Reimbursement.