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Get Up! Get Out! Preschoolers in Motion

In this workshop, participants will list and understand the benefits of structured physical activity for preschooler, describe the influence of physical activity in early care and education (ECE) settings and describe how ECE programs can support children's Physical Activity through structured activities. Participants will also identify strategies and how to implement lesson plans using SPARK curriculum to improve the Physical Activity environment in their classroom. Core of Knowledge: 3 Hours...

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Adult and Pediatric First Aid/ CPR

Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR The Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR course incorporates the latest science and teaches students to recognize and care for a variety of first aid emergencies such as burns, cuts, scrapes, sudden illnesses, head, neck, back injuries, heat and cold emergencies and how to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies to help victims of any age - adults (about 12 years and older) and pediatric (infants and children up to 12 years of age).   This course is through...

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Exploring Social Studies Concepts with Children's Book

Young children are naturally curious about the people and places in their world, this desire to learn about their world is what social studies is all about. Creating a learning environment that encourages exploration of our world and its people is an important component of early education. Children's literature that focuses on the various concepts of social studies is an ideal catclyst to help children learn about the world and its peoples. 3 hours Curriculum

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Hands on Art for Twos

Art exploration with open ended materials provides countless opportunities for children to develop fine motor skills, social emotional skills, emerging perceptual-motor skills as well as pre-reading and writing skills. This workshop explores a variety of open ended art experiences which are age and developmentally appropriate for the young child. COK Hours: 3 Hours Curriculum

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A Play On Literacy

discusses the literacy developmental milestones for ages 6 months through 5 years. It is an in depth training on how to implement literacy into the classroom environment for more meaningful activities, and how to assess children’s literacy development. It also includes information on how to implement adaptions for children with disabilities. 2 hours of Curriculum $20.00

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Capturing Child Development through Portfolios

Capturing Child Development Through Portfolios Participants will gain an in-depth introduction to what a portfolio is and the purpose it serves for educators. Participants will examine samples of what comprises a portfolio, how to appropriately collect samples and record observations, and resources available to assist with planning based on observations. Participants will gain a greater understanding of the connection between compiling a portfolio and understanding a child’s individual...

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Maryland EXCELS: Get to Know 2.0

Maryland EXCELS: Getting to Know 2.0 New changes to the Maryland EXCELS website Core of Knowledge: 2 hours Professionalism

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Maryland EXCELS: Get to Know 2.0

Maryland EXCELS: Getting to Know 2.0 New changes to the Maryland EXCELS website Core of Knowledge: 2 hours Professionalism

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Maryland EXCELS: Get to Know 2.0

Maryland EXCELS: Getting to Know 2.0 New changes to the Maryland EXCELS website Core of Knowledge: 2 hours Professionalism

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Why Play Matters

Why Play Matters This interactive training will seek to build participants knowledge and understanding of the importance of play in the physical, cognitive and social development of children. This training will discuss the various aspects of play and the roles that each type plays in the growth and development in children. This training will conclude with discussing strategies for integrating  developmentally appropriate practices into curriculum and daily activities to meet the individual...

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