Owner of A Kid's World for 20 yrs. I've spent half my life caring for children and educating myself in the field of early childhood and multicultural education. Recently, I have committed myself to a new mission... to improve the quality of childcare in the South Texas Region. This blog will serve as a calendar of my presentations. It will also provide educators with resources and networking opportunities. More importantly, this blog will serve as a voice to my most passionate education topics.
Directors are consantly dealing with differences. In fact, most day to day conflicts originate from differences in opinions. At this roundtable event, we will discuss how to influence your staff and resolve conflicts by approaching differences with an open mind.
Meets Core Competency Area for Professionalism & Ehtics
Participants will learn effective ways to prevent illness in the classroom and identify the connection between nutrition and behavior patterns. Students will receive easy, inexpensive, behavior-friendly recipes and school menu samples.
Meets Core Competency Area for Health, Safety & Nutrition
Caregivers are faced with moral and ethical dilemmas every day. In this class we will apply the NAEYC Code of Ethical Conduct to real-life difficult situations involving families, colleagues, management, child behavior and learning.
Meets Core Competency Area for Professionalism & Ethics
Participants will learn how to build on personal strengths and shore up weaknesses. Participants will discover opportunities to improve and eliminate threats to effectiveness. This class meets the Core Competency Area for Administration.
Resolve persistent behavior challenges in the classroom with the research based Prevent-Teach-Reinforce model. Learn to apply concepts from applied behavior analysis and positive behavior support to resolve the toughest classroom behaviors. Meets Core Competency Area for Responsive Interactions and Guidance.