Time for a checkup? Assessing Your Program’s Health While Implementing the Change Process

Building Quality Programs through Effective Leadership: A Series for ECE Directors

Tuesday, January 23, 2018, 1:00-2:30 pm Eastern Time

Offered Online & at the Reston Children's Center 11825 Olde Crafts Drive Reston, VA 20191

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Objectives:

  • Understand the influences of the program, practices, people, and the community on early childhood organizational systems.
  • Explore the benefits of diagnosing the needs of your early childhood program.
  • Discover critical elements of Change and identify strategies for continuous program improvement.

Synopsis:

Time for a checkup? Early childhood program administrators continuously strive to improve program quality which sometimes creates bumps along the way. This session will provide administrators an opportunity to reflect on and assess their program’s health while learning ways to avoid program injury. Discover a blueprint of critical elements through the change process and identify ways to implement continuous improvement within an early childhood program by embracing Change.

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Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD): Scope, Signs, and Strategies to Scaffold Participation.

VAAEYC Conference

Presented during the VAAEYC Conference, Date & Time TBA

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Objectives:

  • Understand the components of ASD
  • Recognize the indicators of ASD
  • Learn strategies to support better quality participation of children with ASD in their classrooms.

Synopsis:

The Autism Spectrum Disorder can seem like a puzzle. Join us in deconstructing the components and putting the puzzle back together.  Learn to ask the right questions, to recognize some early signs, and create a toolkit os strategies to support the individual needs of children with ASD to thrive in your inclusive classroom.  

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High Quality for all Children: NAEYC Accreditation Info Session

VAAEYC Conference

Co-presented during the VAAEYC Conference with Reece Wilson, Date & Time TBA

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Objectives:  

  • Understand the basics of NAEYC Accreditation for center-based early childhood programs. 
  • Acquire information of NAEYC Accreditation process and the availability of support systems to early childhood programs pursing NAEYC Accreditation. 

Synopsis:

An interactive session to acquire information on NAEYC Accreditation for early childhood programs by having a deeper understanding about the Accreditation process. 

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Being an Effective Leader in an Early Childhood Program

Building Quality Programs through Effective Leadership: A Series for ECE Directors

Tuesday, April 17, 2018, 1:00-2:30 Eastern Time

Offered Online & at the Reston Children's Center 11825 Olde Crafts Drive Reston, VA 20191

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Objectives:

  • Discover effective skills to lead through self-awareness.
  • Examine three key ingredients of strong leadership: relationships, reciprocal learning, and reflection.
  • Learn strategies for team building and essential decision-making skills for early childhood program leaders. 

Synopsis:

Be inspired to lead! Learn to take inventory and cultivate your natural leadership qualities as we explore leadership styles and the different types of leaders. Develop new skills to embrace learning styles and host exceptional staff meetings to build effective teams within your early childhood program. Learn about elements of leadership from the experienced Administrators who will facilitate this training.   

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