**Unless noted, all training to occur at
Child Care Choices, 4817 State Route 202, Tipp City, OH 45371
HEALTH & SAFETY TRAININGS 2018
The following Health & Safety workshops will be held at CCC. You must register for the class at www.occrra.org. Fees are payable online using the PayPal button at the bottom of this page or by cash/check the evening of the training.
The following trainings will be held at Child Care Choices (4817 State Route 202, Tipp City)
Child Abuse Recognition & Prevention Initial - 6 hour
Wednesday, January 24, 2018 (6:00p,-9:00pm). Cost $35. This training focuses on the recognition and prevention of child abuse in home and child care center settings. This training is required for all certified home care providers and child care center personnel. Attendance at both sessions is REQUIRED to obtain credit. The instructor is Amy Waters. Please register at www.occrra.org. (ST10065375)
Child Abuse Recognition & Prevention Review - 3 hour
Thursday, January 25, 2018 (6:00pm-9:00pm). Cost $20. This training is a required review of the recognition and prevention of child abuse in the home and child care center settings. This training is required for all certified home care providers and child care center personnel. The instructor is Amy Waters. Please register at www.occrra.org. (ST10065377)
CHILD DEVELOPMENT TRAININGS 2018
ORTL-2 Out of This World Science - 2 hours (Ohio Approved)
Thursday, February 22, 2018. 6:30pm-8:30pm. FREE. This workshop will focus on supporting scientific inquiry skills in young children as they explore familiar elements in nature such as the sun and moon, night and day, and light and show. This training is presented in collaboration with ThinkTV. The instructor is Elizabeth Studebaker. Please register at www.occrra.org. (ST10063629)
ORTL-3 Wild About Exploring our Living World - 2 hours (Ohio Approved)
Thursday, March 8, 2018. 6:30pm-8:30pm. FREE. This workshop will focus on supporting scientific inquiry skills in young children as they explore the physical characteristics and behaviors of living things. This training is presented in collaboration with ThinkTV. The instructor is Elizabeth Studebaker. Register at www.occrra.org. (ST10064053)
Challenging Behaviors 4-Part Series - (Ohio Approved) FREE
As an early learning professional, family member or other professional working with children 0-5 it is hard to avoid encountering challenging behavior. This series of 4 sessions will discuss a common definition of challenging behavior. We will explore the contrast between developmentally appropriate behavior with deviations from typical development. Factors contributing to challenging behaviors will be explored. Elements of prevention, intervention and a development of tools for supporting and communicating with families and early childhood professionals through the intervention process will be discussed. At the completion of this 4 part series, participants will be able to identify, prevent, intervene and develop a behavior plan to address challenging behaviors in children. The instructor is Colleen Wallace. Please register at www.occrra.org.
March 7, 2018. 6:15pm-8:45pm. Overview of Challenging Behavior Part 1 (ST 10064946)
March 14, 2018. 6:15pm-8:45pm. Preventing Challenging Behaviors Part 2 (ST 10064947)
April 4, 2018. 6:15pm-8:45pm Responding Appropriately to Challenging Behavior Part 3 (ST 10064948)
April 18, 2018. 6:15pm-8:45pm Interventions for Challenging Behavior Part 4 (ST 100464950)
Where the Boys Are Version 2.0 - 3 hours (Ohio Approved)
Friday, March 16, 2018. 9:00am-12:00pm. FREE. This training explores the possibility that boys have different needs in the classroom than girls. Many of those differences can be related to the way that the different genders are socialized, as well as, differences in brain structure. Based on these differences and the fact that boys seem to be falling behind girls, academically, teachers are asked to examine current teaching methods and explore new methods that might be more engaging to males. This training is presented in collaboration with Consolidated Care. The instructor is Colleen Wallace. Please register at www.occrra.org. (ST10064722)
Let's Be Mindful - 1.5 hours (Ohio Approved)
Wednesday, March 21, 2018. 6:30pm-8:00pm. $20. Bring the act of "mindfulness" to your early childhood classrooms. Mindful awareness exercises help children develop focusing skills while learning to regulate their emotions and respond to any situation calmly, with kindness and compassion. Participants will understand what mindfulness is and recognize reasons for promoting mindfulness in the classroom. Participants will learn at least two new ways to promote mindfulness in their classrooms using individual, small group and large group activities. Children's movement and music activities that support mindfulness will be introduced along with other techniques. The instructor is Kristi Kirinch. Please register at www.occrra.org. (ST10066963) Payment can be made using the PayPal button below.