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EPS Region 6 Event Calendar

The Educator and Provider Support (EPS) Grant will be ending June 30, 2019.

The information included on this webpage may no longer be available after June 30, 2019.
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Formas Prácticas para Promover el Aprendizaje a Través del Juego Activo (0.5 CEU) 9:00 am
Formas Prácticas para Promover el Aprendizaje a Través del Juego Activo (0.5 CEU)
Jun 1 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Descripción del Curso: El Departamento de Educación Temprana y Cuido (EEC) de Massachusetts exigen a los programas proporcionar a los niños al menos 60 minutos de actividad física todos los días. Durante esta capacitación, los[...]
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Inspiring Environments: Using the Environment Rating Scales (ITERS/ECERS/FCCERS/SACERS) Professional Learning Community 6:30 pm
Inspiring Environments: Using the Environment Rating Scales (ITERS/ECERS/FCCERS/SACERS) Professional Learning Community
Jun 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
**This has been changed to an online PLC** The Environment Rating Scales are used for a variety of purposes in the early childhood field. In this PLC, we will examine and discuss how the ERS[...]
Tiny Tinkers: Meaningful STEAM Experiences in Early Childhood PLC 6:30 pm
Tiny Tinkers: Meaningful STEAM Experiences in Early Childhood PLC
Jun 4 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
This three-part Professional Learning Community will take Early Childhood Educators through the process of “onboarding” a Tinkering structure in their educational settings. The first class will help educators examine the value of a Tinkering program[...]
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Summer Camp – Preparing for a Fun Summer of Learning and Belonging (OST) 6:00 pm
Summer Camp – Preparing for a Fun Summer of Learning and Belonging (OST)
Jun 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
This three workshop series will help you prepare for a successful summer program. We will discuss creating a positive camp culture, building strong relationships with campers and their families, and how to successfully engage your[...]
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Guiando y Disciplinando a Niños Pequenos PLC (Español) 6:30 pm
Guiando y Disciplinando a Niños Pequenos PLC (Español)
Jun 6 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
En este PLC trataremos estrategias que ayudaran a los educadores a guiar y disciplinar a los niños pequeños, crear estrategias para apoyar comportamientos positivos de una manera apropiada. En este PLC cubriremos las siguientes áreas:[...]
Planning and Implementing Activities in a Mixed-Age Program WEBINAR (0.5 CEU) 6:30 pm
Planning and Implementing Activities in a Mixed-Age Program WEBINAR (0.5 CEU)
Jun 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Description: Children grow and learn naturally in mixed-age groups. Younger children watch and learn from the “experts,” including important cognitive and social skills.  Older children can explore the same materials more deeply and gain self-confidence[...]
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Family Child Care Environment Rating Scale (FCCERS) 0.5 CEU in Chinese 10:00 am
Family Child Care Environment Rating Scale (FCCERS) 0.5 CEU in Chinese
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm
Family Child Care Environment Rating Scale (FCCERS) 0.5 CEU in Chinese @ Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center | Boston | Massachusetts | United States
Planning Programs for Young Children Using the Family Child Care Environment Rating Scale (FCCERS) and the Arnett Caregiver Interaction Scale, Level 1 (CHINESE), 0.5 CEU  Register here.  
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Diseñando un Currículo Centrado en el Niño (0.5 CEU) 6:30 pm
Diseñando un Currículo Centrado en el Niño (0.5 CEU)
Jun 10 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Diseñando un Currículo Centrado en el Niño / Designing a Child-Centered Curriculum (Presented in Spanish) Los programas de educación y atención temprana de calidad ofrecen experiencias de aprendizaje que reflejan las edades, el nivel de desarrollo[...]
Working with Children with Special Diets, Allergies, and Specialized Feeding Issues WEBINAR (0.5 CEU) 6:30 pm
Working with Children with Special Diets, Allergies, and Specialized Feeding Issues WEBINAR (0.5 CEU)
Jun 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Description: Food allergies affect 1 in 13 children in the United States, with young children being affected the most. Food allergies, food intolerances and other feeding issues are an increasing concern for early education and care[...]
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Inspiring Environments: Using the Environment Rating Scales (ITERS/ECERS/FCCERS/SACERS) Professional Learning Community 6:30 pm
Inspiring Environments: Using the Environment Rating Scales (ITERS/ECERS/FCCERS/SACERS) Professional Learning Community
Jun 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
**This has been changed to an online PLC** The Environment Rating Scales are used for a variety of purposes in the early childhood field. In this PLC, we will examine and discuss how the ERS[...]
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Diseñando un Currículo Centrado en el Niño (0.5 CEU) 6:30 pm
Diseñando un Currículo Centrado en el Niño (0.5 CEU)
Jun 12 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Diseñando un Currículo Centrado en el Niño / Designing a Child-Centered Curriculum (Presented in Spanish) Los programas de educación y atención temprana de calidad ofrecen experiencias de aprendizaje que reflejan las edades, el nivel de desarrollo[...]
Working with Children with Special Diets, Allergies, and Specialized Feeding Issues WEBINAR (0.5 CEU) 6:30 pm
Working with Children with Special Diets, Allergies, and Specialized Feeding Issues WEBINAR (0.5 CEU)
Jun 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Description: Food allergies affect 1 in 13 children in the United States, with young children being affected the most. Food allergies, food intolerances and other feeding issues are an increasing concern for early education and care[...]
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Beautiful Stuff in Early Childhood PLC 6:30 pm
Beautiful Stuff in Early Childhood PLC
Jun 13 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Beautiful Stuff in Early Childhood PLC @ East Boston YMCA (Bremen St)
Join Marina Seevak, educator, trainer, and founding director of The Beautiful Stuff Project to learn about how to utilize recycled treasures to create fun and educational experiences. Discover their popular “treasure box” curriculum she developed[...]
Planning and Implementing Activities in a Mixed-Age Program WEBINAR (0.5 CEU) 6:30 pm
Planning and Implementing Activities in a Mixed-Age Program WEBINAR (0.5 CEU)
Jun 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Description: Children grow and learn naturally in mixed-age groups. Younger children watch and learn from the “experts,” including important cognitive and social skills.  Older children can explore the same materials more deeply and gain self-confidence[...]
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Engaging with Diverse Families (0.5 CEU) 9:00 am
Engaging with Diverse Families (0.5 CEU)
Jun 15 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Description: Family involvement is an essential component of a quality early childhood program.  However, it can be challenging when parents and families come from diverse cultures and backgrounds, resulting in differences in values, behavioral expectations,[...]
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Boston Healthy Child Care Initiative Learning Collaborative 8:30 am
Boston Healthy Child Care Initiative Learning Collaborative
Jun 18 @ 8:30 am – 2:00 pm
Boston Healthy Child Care Initiative Learning Collaborative @ Hayes Convention Center
Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/boston-healthy-child-care-learning-collaborative-tickets-59390572802
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Build Your Skills, Share Your Knowledge 3:00 pm
Build Your Skills, Share Your Knowledge
Jun 19 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Build Your Skills, Share Your Knowledge @ EPS Region 6 / ABCD
Are you interested in sharing your knowledge with other early educators, after school staff, and/or family child care providers? Most trainers were first educators working in classrooms, began to share their knowledge with their program,[...]
EPS Celebration 5:00 pm
EPS Celebration
Jun 19 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
EPS Celebration @ EPS Region 6 / ABCD
Join the EPS Region 6 Team to celebrate 9 years of serving the Region 6 Community! The EPS Grant is ending on June 30, 2019, and we are going to celebrate 9 wonderful years of[...]
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EEC Event: StrongStart Professional Development System Launch Training 6:00 pm
EEC Event: StrongStart Professional Development System Launch Training
Jun 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
EEC Event: StrongStart Professional Development System Launch Training @ Bunker Hill Community College
**This is an EEC Sponsored event. The EPS Region 6 Team has no additional information** Please read below for more information about the StrongStart Professional Development System. EEC is hosting a training on the new[...]
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