Courses

  • Meeting the Challenge: Effective Strategies for Dealing With Challenging Behavior in School-Age Children

    16 Lessons
    • Meeting the Challenge: Effective Strategies for Dealing with Challenging Behavior in School-age Children - $20.00

    3 clock hours (0.3 CEUs) - This course will provide school-age providers with the skills they need to manage a child's feelings that cause them to act out. They will be taught guidance skills that teach children how to get along with others, how to express their feelings with words, and how to problem solve in a positive way.

  • Let's Get Physical: Movement and the Young Child

    26 Lessons

      3 clock hours (0.3 CEUs) - In this course, we will learn how to incorporate moderate to vigorous physical activity in early learning environments, both indoor and outdoor.

    • Encouraging Peer Interactions in Preschool

      18 Lessons
      • Encouraging Peer Interactions in Preschool - $20.00

      3 clock hours (0.3 CEUs) - This course will provide participants with strategies for supporting the development of peer interactions in the preschool classroom. It will also provide ways for teachers to help children learn anger management skills and problem solving skills.

    • Creating A Positive Social Emotional Climate in Infant/Toddler Care Settings

      16 Lessons
      • Creating a Positive Social Emotional Climate In Infant/Toddler Rooms - $20.00

      3 clock hours (0.3 CEUs) - This course will help participants to understand that when they develop a positive social and emotional climate in the care setting and provides nurturing relationships with young children, the young child feels more secure in the environment and more likely to feel comfortable learning and growing. Such relationships are likely to lead to a more emotionally secure and independent child, which will foster success in school.

    • Guidance Matters: Challenging Behaviors and the Role of the Preschool Teacher

      20 Lessons
      • Guidance Matters: Challenging Behaviors and the roles of the Preschool Teacher - $25.00

      4 clock hours (0.4 CEUs) - This Course will introduce providers to the Positive Behavior Support, or PBS, as a means to understand and address a child's persistent challenging behavior.

    • Homelessness and Young Children: Education and Services

      13 Lessons
      • Homelessness and Young Children: Education and Services - $20.00

      3 clock hours (0.3 CEUs) - This course is for administrators of early childhood centers. It will provide them with information and best practices to facilitate collaboration between child care programs and community organizations to increase the provision of services to families with young children experiencing homelessness.

    • Homelessness and Young Children: Dealing with Trauma

      14 Lessons
      • Homelessness and Young Children: Dealing with Trauma - $20.00

      3 clock hours (0.3 CEUs) - This course will help participants to define homelessness according to the McKinney-Vento definition and to discover how being homeless affects the child's health and development. Participants will also be provided guidance strategies to support young children experiencing homelessness.

    • Cornerstones of Quality: Safety, Health and Nutrition

      18 Lessons
      • Cornerstones of Quality: Safety, Health and Nutrition - $20.00

      3 clock hours (0.3 CEUs) - In this course we will focus on how to create an environment that will keep infants and children safe and healthy in child care. Information is in aligned with new licensing requirements.

    • E-3 Dimensions of Quality Online

      11 Lessons
      • E-3 Dimensions of Quality Online - $30.00

      5 clock hours (0.5 CEUs) - Take a look at this snapshot of the 2015 ECERS3 Conference. This Course includes the video recorded during the main presentation and all four breakout sessions. This course is designed for students who were unable to attend the conference, or for those who attended and would like the ability to access and review the conference materials.

    • Building Positive Relationships in the School-Age Classroom

      20 Lessons
      • Building Positive Relationships in the School-Age Classroom - $20.00

      3 clock hours (0.3 CEUs) - This course will show participants how to create a caring classroom community where children feel supported, safe, included and known in their school-age classrooms. School-age classrooms need to be active, engaging places where instruction centers on student thinking and where students are able to take risks and jump into learning at hand. The focus will be on showing participants how to provide rich opportunities to work together, grow ideas, revise children's thinking and construct meaning.