Berkeley County First Steps Winter/Spring Trainings 2017

Berkeley County First Steps will be hosting the following trainings through the winter and spring of  2017. Attached is our registration form.  A slot cannot be reserved without payment.  Training fees and locations are notated by each session.  Feel free to contact Stephanie at  843-863-3030, if you have any questions.

Saturday, January 21st   

Using Language and Literacy in Guiding Behavior:  What do I do with Antonio? – 9:00 -11:00 – Cultivating emotional literacy involves using practical skills for teaching children how to play with others, recognize and express feelings, control anger, and impulsive behavior, and solve problems. This session will help educators engage children so that challenging behavior will decrease.
2.0 hours in Guidance                                        $6

Transitions: Let’s Do Something Different – 11:30 -1:30 – Develop ways to have a smooth, fun-filled day that includes educational transition times.  We will discuss the importance of transitions, how to support children through them, and how to plan them.
2.0 hours in Curriculum                                                                   $6

Berkeley County School District Board Room, Moncks Corner

Saturday, February 18th

Infant Child CPR & First Aid – 9:00-12:00 – American Heart Association based training.

Berkeley County School District Board Room, Moncks Corner           $15

Saturday, March 4th

Teaching with Intention: Interactions – 9 – 11:00 – Learn how the environment and experiences provided to children by the ECE teacher are based on clear intentions and aid their learning in a wide variety of aspects of development.   2.0 hours in Growth & Development   $6

Explore Wonder Investigate Science! – 11:30 – 1:30 – Participants will engage in activities designed to highlight a variety of investigation skills and will discuss the 4-step process to develop science experiences in the classroom.  Educators will take away art, science, and sensory activity ideas.
2.0 hours in Curriculum                                    $6

Berkeley County School District Board Room, Moncks Corner

Saturday, May 20th    – Director’s Series

 Program Planning and Evaluation in Early Childhood Centers – 9:00-11:30  –

2.5 hours in Program Administration                                                  $7.50

Embedding the NAEYC Code of Ethical Conduct in Early Childhood – 12:00– 2:30 –

2.5 hours in Program Administration                                                  $7.50

Berkeley County School District Board Room, Moncks Corner

Saturday, June 3rd

Strengthening the Developmental Needs of Young Children –  9:00 – 2:30 – Recognizing the individual strengths, needs, and interests of each child and creating a supportive learning environment
5 hours in Growth & Development                         $15

Berkeley Electric Cooperative, 2 Spring Hall Drive, Goose Creek 29445