This training will be a face to face event for early childhood educators and paraprofessionals seeking practical, hands on, evidence based best practices for family engagement. Participants will participate in a variety of activities throughout the training. Participants will be involved in an interactive lecture with a PowerPoint presentation created to lead the discussion. They will also complete small group activities to develop a better understand of the Ohio Early Learning Standards and how they can utilize the standards to create a stronger school / daycare to home connection. Participants will also participate in a variety of make it and take it activities to provide concrete samples of work that they could do with families during a family engagement activity. Participants will learn about a wide array of websites, applications and products that can make family engagement a simple and pleasurable task.
|Training approved for||
|Registration deadline||May 09, 2019|
|Number of open seats||8|
|Event Owner||Jason Salmons|
|Target Audience||Classroom Staff / Teacher,Staff working with children with special needs,Program Administrator,Family Child Care|
|Age Groups related to content||Infants,Toddlers,Preschoolers|
|Core Knowledge Area||N/A|
|Child Development Associate Area||To establish positive and productive relationships with families|
|Early Learning and Development Standards||
Language and Literacy Development
Upon completion of the presentation, the participants will be able to identify and list ways in which they can create positive interactions with the families in their facilities. Furthermore, the participants will be able to discuss how these strategies could be embedded and utilized in their facilities.
Upon completion of the presentation, the participants will be able to identify and list ways in which they can maintain positive interactions with the families in their facilities. Furthermore, the participants will be able to discuss how these strategies could be sustained on a yearly or multi-year basis