Understanding Children With Special Needs and Their Families / Entendiendo a los Niños Con Necesidades Especiales y Sus Familias (en Español) .5 CEU
An increasing number of children with special needs are entering early education and care programs. In order to support these children and their families, it is imperative to learn about the child’s needs and those of his/her family, and the educational and therapeutic services s/he typically receives. The content of this course provides an introduction to supporting children with special needs through video viewing, hands-on activities, discussion, and resources. Participants will receive .5 CEU credit hours.
Participants select one training topic for the entire day. Educators, administrators, and ECE program staff are welcome to participate in this professional development day. The cost of $15.00 per person, includes a box lunch and CEU or certificate fees and materials. Special prize drawings and opportunities to network with peers! Preference in enrollment will be given to educators who live or work in EEC Region 6. A Professional Qualifications Registry (PQR) number is required for registration. Email the EPS Region 6 Team at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
EPS Region 6 Spring Professional Development Day Agenda
9:00 – 9:30 Registration/Networking/ Coffee & Pastries
9:30 – 10:00 Welcome – Speaker (Prize Drawing)
10:00 – 12:30 Training (2.5 hours)
12:30 – 1:30 LUNCH (Prize Drawing)
1:30 – 4:00 Training (2.5 hours)
4:00- 4:15 Participants pick up certificates