Participants will discover how to become more intentional about what they are doing. They will discuss indicators of effective curriculum and learn simple guidelines for infusing STEM in their child care program. Core of Knowledge: 2 hours Curriculum Buy all four STEM course for $50! Each course is $20 each if bought separately.
In this workshop participants will become familiar with Maryland EXCELS Standards and will learn how to interpret them. Participants will also learn how to meet level 2 criteria. COK: 2 hours Professionlism FREE
Building Resilience in Young Children: In this workshop participants will learn that warm and nurturing relationships between children and the adults in their lives are the most important factor in developing resilience and overcoming potential negative effects of daily stress
In this workshop participants will become familiar with Maryland EXCELS Standards and will learn how to interpret them. Participants will also learn how to meet level 2 criteria. COK: 2 hours Professionalism FREE
Participants will learn how to encourage STEM learning and foster children’s innate curiosity by using the Inquiry Teaching Model. Providers will reflect on what they are already doing and how they can increase their language and ability to support children with STEM learning. Buy all four STEM course for $50! Each course is $20 each if bought separately. Core of Knowledge: 2 hours Curriculum
This workshop will provide step by step instruction in applying for the MarylandCredential. Participants will learn why the Credential is important, the criteria for obtaining the Credential, and how to complete the application process. Instructors will follow up with participants after the workshop to maximize follow-through. Core of Knowledge: 2 Hours Professionalism
Learn how to provide open ended art activities to engage children and encourage self-expression. Use of a variety of materials will be demonstrated to extend art across the curriculum. Core of Knowledge: 2 Hours Curriculum $20.00