Berkeley County First Steps Winter/Spring Trainings 2016

Berkeley County First Steps will be hosting the following trainings through the winter and spring of 2016. All workshops are $3/credit hour, with the exception of the March 26th training (which is free). Attached is our registration form. A slot cannot be reserved without payment.   Feel free to contact Stephanie at 843-863-3030, if you have any questions.

Saturday, January 23rd

Promoting Professionalism and Ethical Conduct in Child Care Centers
9:00 -11:30
2.5 hours in Program Administration

Understanding the Anti-Bias Approach in Early Childhood Settings
12:00 -2:00
How bias influences young children
2 hours in Program Development
Berkeley County School District Board Room, Moncks Corner
Lunch provided for those attending both sessions.

 

Saturday, February 27th

Director’s Network Training
9:00-11:00
How Relationship-Based Are Your Practices
2 hours in Program Administration
Berkeley County School District Board Room, Moncks Corner

 

Saturday, March 26th

Nutrition
10:00 – 11:00
ABC- approved training through SCDHEC

Physical Activity
11:00 – 12:00
ABC-approved training through SCDHEC”
Berkeley County School District Board Room, Moncks Corner

 

Saturday, April 30th

Grow It, Try It, Like It
9:00 -11:00
Preschool fun with fruits and vegetables – engaging young minds in healthy foods
2 hours in Nutrition

The Catalyst for Growth and Change
Performance Appraisals, Coaching, Mentoring, and Ways to Support and Grow Teachers
11:30 – 1:30
2 hours in Program Administration
Berkeley Electric Cooperative, 2 Spring Hall Drive, Goose Creek
Lunch provided for those attending both sessions.

 

Saturday, May 21st

What Is Bias?
9:00-11:30
How does it emerge in the early childhood settings? Understanding biases related to age, gender, physical ability, race/ethnicity/religion, and sexual orientation
2.5 hours in Program Development

Anti-bias Strategies for the Classroom
12:00– 2:00
Analyzing books, materials, environments, and activities to promote social inclusion
2 hours in Curriculum
Lunch provided for those attending both sessions.
Berkeley County School District Board Room, Moncks Corner