Please Note - For the 2020 Conference, select the Opening Session as your first choice, then select a morning workshop from Session 2 classes and an afternoon workshop from Session 3 classes. You will be charged the registration fee in the Opening Session Only. You must select the Opening Session option in order to process your registration.

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Basic Health and Safety Training
This workshop provides basic information about critical health and safety topics for all child care providers to meet the requirement of the proposed licensing regulation regarding training in basic health and safety areas.

 
Monday, Aug 17 2020 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Sessions 1   Class# 2012148 (more details)
Location Online - Virtual Training (view map)
NonMember Price: $30.00
Member Price: $25.00
8 Seats Remaining
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Wednesday, Oct 14 2020 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Sessions 1   Class# 2012174 (more details)
Location Online - Virtual Training (view map)
NonMember Price: $30.00
Member Price: $25.00
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Creative Activities


 
Thursday, Oct 1 2020 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Sessions 1   Class# 2012139 (more details)
Location Online - Virtual Training (view map)
NonMember Price: $38.00
Member Price: $33.00
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How to Expertly Navigate Conflict in the Workplace
The class teaches educators the common sources of conflicts in the work place, how to get to the root of the conflict, and how to handle it in a professional manner so that the work place can remain harmonious and productive.

 
Thursday, Aug 20 2020 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Sessions 1   Class# 2012143 (more details)
Location Online - Virtual Training (view map)
NonMember Price: $38.00
Member Price: $33.00
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Including All Children and the Americans with Disabilities Act
(Online Training)You will be presented with information, strategies, and resources on how to develop and implement an ECE environment that is inclusive to all children and families.

 
Monday, Aug 24 2020 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Sessions 1   Class# 2012167 (more details)
Location Online - Virtual Training (view map)
NonMember Price: $38.00
Member Price: $33.00
Class is Full
Please Call for Enrollment Information

Let's Hear it for the Boys!


 
Wednesday, Sep 16 2020 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Sessions 1   Class# 2012138 (more details)
Location Online - Virtual Training (view map)
NonMember Price: $38.00
Member Price: $33.00
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Making Story Time Come Alive
Quality picture books invite the children to participate in the telling. In addition to selection and presentation, teachers will get to experience a wide variety of follow up activities.

 
Thursday, Sep 24 2020 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Sessions 1   Class# 2012121 (more details)
Location Online - Virtual Training (view map)
NonMember Price: $38.00
Member Price: $33.00
9 Seats Remaining
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Managing Stress at Any Age


 
Thursday, Aug 27 2020 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Sessions 1   Class# 2012169 (more details)
Location Online - Virtual Training (view map)
NonMember Price: $38.00
Member Price: $33.00
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Multiple Intelligences: Different Ways to Learning
A hands-on workshop using models of learning differences & their application in any educational setting. Participants will get to sample each of the eight intelligences from Howard. E. Gardner's theory & will identify their own best ways of learning

 
Wednesday, Aug 12 2020 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Sessions 1   Class# 2012163 (more details)
Location Online - Virtual Training (view map)
NonMember Price: $38.00
Member Price: $33.00
9 Seats Remaining
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Raindrops on Noses and Toes in the Dirt: Infants and Toddlers in the Outside Classroom


 
Monday, Nov 9 2020 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Sessions 1   Class# 2012141 (more details)
Location Online - Virtual Training (view map)
NonMember Price: $38.00
Member Price: $33.00
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SIDS: Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Training
Learn about the Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and what you can do to prevent it.

 
Tuesday, Aug 11 2020 7:00PM - 9:00PM
Sessions 1   Class# 2012165 (more details)
Location Online - Virtual Training (view map)
NonMember Price: $33.00
Member Price: $28.00
9 Seats Remaining
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Strengthening Business Practices
Come and learn the value of developing a budget and how to use it for decision-making throughout the year. We will look at ways to plan strategically by understanding how to project business costs and generate additional income.

 
Wednesday, Sep 9 2020 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Sessions 1   Class# 2012145 (more details)
Location Online - Virtual Training (view map)
NonMember Price: $38.00
Member Price: $33.00
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Strengthening Business Practices - Module II - Financial Reports and Internal Controls for Family Child Care
Gain a better understanding of what internal controls mean in a family child care setting and how they can strengthen the fiscal health of your program.

 
Monday, Sep 14 2020 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Sessions 1   Class# 2012146 (more details)
Location Online - Virtual Training (view map)
NonMember Price: $38.00
Member Price: $33.00
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Supporting Breastfeeding in Child Care
(Online Training) This is a required class for all Family Providers licensed for infants and all Center Staff working in the Infant/Toddler classrooms. Know what the new regulations are and how you will incorporate them into your home or center.

 
Tuesday, Aug 11 2020 6:00PM - 6:30PM
Sessions 1   Class# 2012164 (more details)
Location Online - Virtual Training (view map)
Price: $10.00
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Supporting Young English Learners
This session gives educators the skills needed to help support the young English language learners in their care.

 
Wednesday, Aug 12 2020 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Sessions 1   Class# 2012142 (more details)
Location Online - Virtual Training (view map)
Price: $10.00
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The Chicago Parent Program
This is a group-based program designed to strengthen parenting skills and communication and improve young children’s behavior. Must attend all 8 sessions to receive certificate of completion. Sessions are held every Tues. from July 7 - August 25th.

 
Tuesday, Aug 11 2020 5:00PM - 7:00PM
Sessions 1   Class# 2012155 (more details)
Location Online - Virtual Training (view map)
Price: $0.00
7 Seats Remaining
Please Call for Enrollment Information
 
Tuesday, Aug 18 2020 5:00PM - 7:00PM
Sessions 1   Class# 2012156 (more details)
Location Online - Virtual Training (view map)
Price: $0.00
7 Seats Remaining
Please Call for Enrollment Information
 
Tuesday, Aug 25 2020 5:00PM - 7:00PM
Sessions 1   Class# 2012157 (more details)
Location Online - Virtual Training (view map)
Price: $0.00
7 Seats Remaining
Please Call for Enrollment Information

Together Again: Group Time & Group Games
Children are more likely to participate in group activities when they can truly participate! Enliven your circle time with engaging activities including traditional children’s games. Bring some curriculum themes & leave with new ideas.

 
Thursday, Dec 3 2020 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Sessions 1   Class# 2012161 (more details)
Location Online - Virtual Training (view map)
NonMember Price: $38.00
Member Price: $33.00
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Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorder in the Preschool Program


 
Thursday, Aug 13 2020 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Sessions 1   Class# 2012172 (more details)
Location Online - Virtual Training (view map)
NonMember Price: $38.00
Member Price: $33.00
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Who's Coming to Your Program
This training will define diversity and identify program planning considerations and family engagement strategies to help child care providers offer well-rounded and responsive care and education.

 
Monday, Oct 5 2020 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Sessions 1   Class# 2012173 (more details)
Location Online - Virtual Training (view map)
NonMember Price: $38.00
Member Price: $33.00
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Working Together: The Importance of Community Helpers
This training explores the importance of community helpers in the lives of young children and how recognizing these people helps to build a community of caring.

 
Saturday, Sep 12 2020 10:00AM - 1:00PM
Sessions 1   Class# 2012170 (more details)
Location Online - Virtual Training (view map)
NonMember Price: $38.00
Member Price: $33.00
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Working with Parents
This workshop divides parents into four types, providing a discussion of distinctive behaviors caregivers will easily recognize among the parents of children in their care.

 
Wednesday, Aug 19 2020 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Sessions 1   Class# 2012166 (more details)
Location Online - Virtual Training (view map)
NonMember Price: $38.00
Member Price: $33.00
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