March 2020
Date / Time Category / Class Location
March 3, 2020
Cancelled
Steps to Advance Children's Physical and Intellectual Development
Allow yourself to explore your dramatic side and ways to incorporate this extremely important learning area in your program. Come join the group discussion and explore ways to creatively arrange, explore inexpensive ways to develop a Dramatic Play learning that  are based on the Environment...
ANCHORAGE
thread Southcentral AK
thread Main Office
Mar 4, 2020
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Steps to Advance Children's Physical and Intellectual Development
Date: March 4, 2020, 6:30 - 8:30 pm Come experience and investigate ideas and activities for an engaging group time.  If you had an empty basket, what tools, songs, games, and resources would you bring to have a successful and interactive experience?  We’ll bring the basket, you...
ANCHORAGE
thread Southcentral AK
thread Main Office
March 5, 2020
Cancelled
Planning a Safe, Healthy, Learning Environment
Childcare providers are mandated reporters of child abuse and neglect in the State of Alaska. This training will help you to understand your responsibilities as a mandated reporter, the signs of abuse and neglect, and how to make a report.  You will also learn how to work with families to...
JUNEAU
thread Southeast AK
VTRC Building
March 5, 2020
Cancelled
Steps to Advance Children's Physical and Intellectual Development
Why is it very important to begin introducing Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) education early? Early childhood educators are capable of supporting early STEM learning. This training will explore how to start to slowly incorporate themes into daily lesson plans. Knowledge of...
ANCHORAGE
thread Southcentral AK
thread Main Office
Mar 7, 2020
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Positive Ways to Support Children's Social and Emotional Development
Este entrenamiento consiste de una sección de 6 horas de clase y 2 horas de reflexión en su aula que necesitan entregar al instructor para recibir crédito para la clase. NO se otorgará crédito parcial. El entrenamiento de Fundaciones de Modelo Piramidal es un...
ANCHORAGE
thread Southcentral AK
thread Main Office
Mar 7, 2020
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Planning a Safe, Healthy, Learning Environment
The goal of the Medic First Aid/CPR is to provide training in a relaxed and user friendly atmosphere. It will cover First Aid and Infant, Child and Adult CPR. This class time includes many video segments putting together real life scenarios and hands on practice. This certificate is valid for two...
FAIRBANKS
thread Northern/Interior AK
1908 Old Pioneer Way
Mar 9, 2020
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Strategies to Manage an Effective Program Operation
This training will provide an introduction to Learn & Grow and what this means for you and your program.  This session will review the quality standards, how your programs can move through the various levels of quality and what supports are available for you and your program.  This...
ANCHORAGE
thread Southcentral AK
thread Main Office
Mar 10, 2020
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Principles of Child Development and Learning
Date: March 10, 2020, 6:30 - 8:30 pm This training will provide an introductory overview of early childhood development from birth to school age in the areas of physical, cognitive, and social emotional development. We will cover some of the factors that influence this development and learn about...
ANCHORAGE
thread Southcentral AK
thread Main Office
Mar 11, 2020
6:45 PM - 8:45 PM
Planning a Safe, Healthy, Learning Environment
This is a hands on training where participants will prepare food from different countries and savor the flavors of each food product. The training will allow participants do the  food preparation and get the practice before presenting it to their class. There will also be a self reflection...
FAIRBANKS
thread Northern/Interior AK
1908 Old Pioneer Way
Mar 12, 2020
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Maintaining a Commitment to Professionalism
Explore this evidence of grace, courage, inspiration and motivation in leadership with Margaret Bauer. Catered dinner provided.         ...
JUNEAU
thread Southeast AK
Centennial Hall
Mar 13, 2020
6:45 PM - 8:45 PM
Planning a Safe, Healthy, Learning Environment
This is a hands on activity where participants will get the opportunity to make healthy snacks that they can teach their students. During the training participants will make the healthy snacks, taste them, and see how those healthy snacks can be incorporated into their facility's meal times. ...
FAIRBANKS
thread Northern/Interior AK
1908 Old Pioneer Way
Mar 14, 2020
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Principles of Child Development and Learning
The development of a child’s brain architecture provides the foundation for all future learning, behavior, and health. As an educator who works with children every day, you may be wondering, “Why are the early years of a child’s life so important for brain development?” ...
ANCHORAGE
thread Southcentral AK
thread Main Office
Mar 14, 2020
9:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Planning a Safe, Healthy, Learning Environment
The Heartsaver: First Aid, CPR & AED Certification is a research-proven course from the American Heart Association. Facilitated by Mat-Su Med Training, the Heartsaver course teaches the critical skills needed to respond to and manage an emergency until emergency medical services arrives. Skills...
WASILLA
thread Southcentral AK
Agate Inn
Mar 16, 2020
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Planning a Safe, Healthy, Learning Environment
Provided by the American Academy of Pediatrics, this training will explain why children are at risk for medication poisonings and identify ways to prevent poisonings in early care and education settings. Participants will also learn what to do when a poisoning has occurred or is suspected.   ...
ANCHORAGE
thread Southcentral AK
thread Main Office
Mar 18, 2020
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Positive Ways to Support Children's Social and Emotional Development
This workshop will support participants in recognizing that challenging behaviors in young children can have multiple causes.  Participants will be able to recognize toxic stress patterns in children, families and themselves.  Developmentally appropriate expectations for emotion control...
STATEWIDE
thread Southcentral AK
Zoom Video Conferencing
March 19, 2020
Cancelled
Strategies to Establish Productive Relationships with Families
Description TBA.
JUNEAU
thread Southeast AK
VTRC Building
March 19, 2020
Cancelled
Planning a Safe, Healthy, Learning Environment
This training will assist providers in finding ways to incorporate more vegetables and fruits in their children's daily meals and identify reasons why children may or may not be eating those foods. After the session participants will be able to: Identify at least two new vegetables and two...
FAIRBANKS
thread Northern/Interior AK
1908 Old Pioneer Way
March 21, 2020
Cancelled
Maintaining a Commitment to Professionalism
MAINTAINING A COMMITMENT TO PROFESSIONALISM Principles of Adult Learning 9 am - 3:30 pm Course Description:  The Principles of Adult Learning (PAL) course is aimed at trainers who support the professional growth of other early educators and who wish to be recognized as a Alaska...
FAIRBANKS
thread Northern/Interior AK
1908 Old Pioneer Way
March 21, 2020
Cancelled
Planning a Safe, Healthy, Learning Environment
The Heartsaver: First Aid, CPR & AED Certification is a research-proven course from the American Heart Association. Facilitated by Mat-Su Med Training, the Heartsaver course teaches the critical skills needed to respond to and manage an emergency until emergency medical services arrives. Skills...
ANCHORAGE
thread Southcentral AK
thread Main Office
March 21, 2020
Cancelled
Planning a Safe, Healthy, Learning Environment
Childcare providers are mandated reporters of child abuse and neglect in the state of Alaska This training will help you to understand your responsibilities as a mandated reporter, the signs of abuse and neglect, and how to make a report. You will also learn how to work with families to prevent...
ANCHORAGE
thread Southcentral AK
thread Main Office
March 23, 2020
Cancelled
Principles of Child Development and Learning
Many early childhood educators are likely to encounter young children who have experienced trauma. Behavioral symptoms from a child who has experienced trauma are often misunderstood and can be incorrectly diagnosed as oppositional defiant disorder or attention deficit/hyper activity disorder...
STATEWIDE
thread Southcentral AK
Zoom Video Conferencing
March 23, 2020
Cancelled
Planning a Safe, Healthy, Learning Environment
This hands-on workshop is for teachers and educators who are looking for activities to teach about plants and gardening. We will cover simple, inexpensive, but effective techniques for indoor gardening including hydroponics and in the soil. Indoor gardening systems will be constructed during this...
FAIRBANKS
thread Northern/Interior AK
1908 Old Pioneer Way
Mar 24, 2020
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Principles of Child Development and Learning
Faciliateted by the Programs for Infants and Children (PIC), this series will be held on March 24 and March 26th from 12:30 - 1:30 pm. This class will include: Understanding the different sensory systems of young children and how they vary from adults Basic information about sensory processing...
STATEWIDE
thread Southcentral AK
Zoom Video Conferencing
Mar 24, 2020
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Planning a Safe, Healthy, Learning Environment
This class will cover the basics of infection control through proper hand washing, diapering, and sanitation practices. It will also include information on Bloodborne Pathogens and the transmission of germs. This training is a WEBINAR so it will be offered through Zoom Video Conferencing which...
STATEWIDE
thread Southcentral AK
Zoom Video Conferencing
Mar 26, 2020
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Principles of Child Development and Learning
Come learn all about the physical, emotional, cognitive, and social development of children from 18 months to 36 months.   All children progress through predictable milestones. In this session we’ll analyze videos and personal experience to practice tracking development, and discuss...
STATEWIDE
thread Southcentral AK
Zoom Video Conferencing
March 26, 2020
Cancelled
Positive Ways to Support Children's Social and Emotional Development
Reading and discussing children’s books is an excellent way to invite children to identify with the character's emotions and behaviors. When you see children having difficulties sharing, making friends or joining in play, there is a book to share with the children to help them see that...
FAIRBANKS
thread Northern/Interior AK
1908 Old Pioneer Way
March 28, 2020
Cancelled
Maintaining a Commitment to Professionalism
Principios de Desarrollo y Educación Temprana Introducción de Guía Temprana de Aprendizaje de Alaska 28 Marzo 2020, 9 am - 11 am   Planificar un currículo para lograr metas de aprendizaje es uno de los aspectos más importantes y efectivos para...
ANCHORAGE
thread Southcentral AK
Alaska Pacific University (APU), Carr Gottstein Academic Center
March 28, 2020
Cancelled
Strategies to Manage an Effective Program Operation
In Kenai: This is a three part training.  The class and self-reflection need to be complete in order to receive training hours. No partial credit will be given. Part 1 -  provides an overview of the ERS tool. The focus of the ERS is on interactions with young...
KENAI
thread Southcentral AK
163 Main St. Loop
March 28, 2020
Cancelled
Maintaining a Commitment to Professionalism
Introducción Temprana de Conocimiento y Competencias Centrales de Alaska 28 Marzo 2020, 11:30 pm - 2 pm Introducción Temprana de Conocimiento y Competencias Centrales de Alaska está diseñada para asistir a proveedores de educación temprana en el desarrollo de...
ANCHORAGE
thread Southcentral AK
Alaska Pacific University (APU), Carr Gottstein Academic Center
Mar 31, 2020
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Maintaining a Commitment to Professionalism
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STATEWIDE
thread Southcentral AK
Zoom Video Conferencing
March 31, 2020
Cancelled
Principles of Child Development and Learning
Participantes incrementaran sus conocimientos sobre el impacto de trauma en los niños: • Identificar que es trauma y definir experiencias adversas en la niñez (ACES) • Identificar detonantes emocionales en los niños y proveedores de cuidado • Identificar como...
ANCHORAGE
thread Southcentral AK
BP Energy Center
Event
Tuesday Mar 03 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK ANCHORAGE
CANCELED
Steps to Advance Children's Physical and Intellectual Development
Allow yourself to explore your dramatic side and ways to incorporate this extremely important learning area in your program. Come join the group discussion and explore ways to creatively arrange, explore inexpensive ways to develop a Dramatic Play learning that  are based on the Environment... (Details)
Wednesday Mar 04 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK ANCHORAGE
Steps to Advance Children's Physical and Intellectual Development
Date: March 4, 2020, 6:30 - 8:30 pm Come experience and investigate ideas and activities for an engaging group time.  If you had an empty basket, what tools, songs, games, and resources would you bring to have a successful and interactive experience?  We’ll bring the basket, you... (Details)
Thursday Mar 05 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
THREAD SOUTHEAST AK JUNEAU
CANCELED
Planning a Safe, Healthy, Learning Environment
Childcare providers are mandated reporters of child abuse and neglect in the State of Alaska. This training will help you to understand your responsibilities as a mandated reporter, the signs of abuse and neglect, and how to make a report.  You will also learn how to work with families to... (Details)
Thursday Mar 05 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK ANCHORAGE
CANCELED
Steps to Advance Children's Physical and Intellectual Development
Why is it very important to begin introducing Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) education early? Early childhood educators are capable of supporting early STEM learning. This training will explore how to start to slowly incorporate themes into daily lesson plans. Knowledge of... (Details)
Saturday Mar 07 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK ANCHORAGE
Positive Ways to Support Children's Social and Emotional Development
Este entrenamiento consiste de una sección de 6 horas de clase y 2 horas de reflexión en su aula que necesitan entregar al instructor para recibir crédito para la clase. NO se otorgará crédito parcial. El entrenamiento de Fundaciones de Modelo Piramidal es un... (Details)
Saturday Mar 07 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
THREAD NORTHERN/INTERIOR AK FAIRBANKS
Planning a Safe, Healthy, Learning Environment
The goal of the Medic First Aid/CPR is to provide training in a relaxed and user friendly atmosphere. It will cover First Aid and Infant, Child and Adult CPR. This class time includes many video segments putting together real life scenarios and hands on practice. This certificate is valid for two... (Details)
Monday Mar 09 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK ANCHORAGE
Strategies to Manage an Effective Program Operation
This training will provide an introduction to Learn & Grow and what this means for you and your program.  This session will review the quality standards, how your programs can move through the various levels of quality and what supports are available for you and your program.  This... (Details)
Tuesday Mar 10 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK ANCHORAGE
Principles of Child Development and Learning
Date: March 10, 2020, 6:30 - 8:30 pm This training will provide an introductory overview of early childhood development from birth to school age in the areas of physical, cognitive, and social emotional development. We will cover some of the factors that influence this development and learn about... (Details)
Wednesday Mar 11 6:45 PM - 8:45 PM
THREAD NORTHERN/INTERIOR AK FAIRBANKS
Planning a Safe, Healthy, Learning Environment
This is a hands on training where participants will prepare food from different countries and savor the flavors of each food product. The training will allow participants do the  food preparation and get the practice before presenting it to their class. There will also be a self reflection... (Details)
Thursday Mar 12 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
THREAD SOUTHEAST AK JUNEAU
Maintaining a Commitment to Professionalism
Explore this evidence of grace, courage, inspiration and motivation in leadership with Margaret Bauer. Catered dinner provided.         ... (Details)
Friday Mar 13 6:45 PM - 8:45 PM
THREAD NORTHERN/INTERIOR AK FAIRBANKS
Planning a Safe, Healthy, Learning Environment
This is a hands on activity where participants will get the opportunity to make healthy snacks that they can teach their students. During the training participants will make the healthy snacks, taste them, and see how those healthy snacks can be incorporated into their facility's meal times. ... (Details)
Saturday Mar 14 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK ANCHORAGE
Principles of Child Development and Learning
The development of a child’s brain architecture provides the foundation for all future learning, behavior, and health. As an educator who works with children every day, you may be wondering, “Why are the early years of a child’s life so important for brain development?” ... (Details)
Saturday Mar 14 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK WASILLA
Planning a Safe, Healthy, Learning Environment
The Heartsaver: First Aid, CPR & AED Certification is a research-proven course from the American Heart Association. Facilitated by Mat-Su Med Training, the Heartsaver course teaches the critical skills needed to respond to and manage an emergency until emergency medical services arrives. Skills... (Details)
Monday Mar 16 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK ANCHORAGE
Planning a Safe, Healthy, Learning Environment
Provided by the American Academy of Pediatrics, this training will explain why children are at risk for medication poisonings and identify ways to prevent poisonings in early care and education settings. Participants will also learn what to do when a poisoning has occurred or is suspected.   ... (Details)
Wednesday Mar 18 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK STATEWIDE
Positive Ways to Support Children's Social and Emotional Development
This workshop will support participants in recognizing that challenging behaviors in young children can have multiple causes.  Participants will be able to recognize toxic stress patterns in children, families and themselves.  Developmentally appropriate expectations for emotion control... (Details)
Thursday Mar 19 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
THREAD SOUTHEAST AK JUNEAU
CANCELED
Strategies to Establish Productive Relationships with Families
Description TBA. (Details)
Thursday Mar 19 6:45 PM - 8:45 PM
THREAD NORTHERN/INTERIOR AK FAIRBANKS
CANCELED
Planning a Safe, Healthy, Learning Environment
This training will assist providers in finding ways to incorporate more vegetables and fruits in their children's daily meals and identify reasons why children may or may not be eating those foods. After the session participants will be able to: Identify at least two new vegetables and two... (Details)
Saturday Mar 21 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
THREAD NORTHERN/INTERIOR AK FAIRBANKS
CANCELED
Maintaining a Commitment to Professionalism
MAINTAINING A COMMITMENT TO PROFESSIONALISM Principles of Adult Learning 9 am - 3:30 pm Course Description:  The Principles of Adult Learning (PAL) course is aimed at trainers who support the professional growth of other early educators and who wish to be recognized as a Alaska... (Details)
Saturday Mar 21 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK ANCHORAGE
CANCELED
Planning a Safe, Healthy, Learning Environment
The Heartsaver: First Aid, CPR & AED Certification is a research-proven course from the American Heart Association. Facilitated by Mat-Su Med Training, the Heartsaver course teaches the critical skills needed to respond to and manage an emergency until emergency medical services arrives. Skills... (Details)
Saturday Mar 21 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK ANCHORAGE
CANCELED
Planning a Safe, Healthy, Learning Environment
Childcare providers are mandated reporters of child abuse and neglect in the state of Alaska This training will help you to understand your responsibilities as a mandated reporter, the signs of abuse and neglect, and how to make a report. You will also learn how to work with families to prevent... (Details)
Monday Mar 23 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK STATEWIDE
CANCELED
Principles of Child Development and Learning
Many early childhood educators are likely to encounter young children who have experienced trauma. Behavioral symptoms from a child who has experienced trauma are often misunderstood and can be incorrectly diagnosed as oppositional defiant disorder or attention deficit/hyper activity disorder... (Details)
Monday Mar 23 6:45 PM - 8:45 PM
THREAD NORTHERN/INTERIOR AK FAIRBANKS
CANCELED
Planning a Safe, Healthy, Learning Environment
This hands-on workshop is for teachers and educators who are looking for activities to teach about plants and gardening. We will cover simple, inexpensive, but effective techniques for indoor gardening including hydroponics and in the soil. Indoor gardening systems will be constructed during this... (Details)
Tuesday Mar 24 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK STATEWIDE
Principles of Child Development and Learning
Faciliateted by the Programs for Infants and Children (PIC), this series will be held on March 24 and March 26th from 12:30 - 1:30 pm. This class will include: Understanding the different sensory systems of young children and how they vary from adults Basic information about sensory processing... (Details)
Tuesday Mar 24 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK STATEWIDE
Planning a Safe, Healthy, Learning Environment
This class will cover the basics of infection control through proper hand washing, diapering, and sanitation practices. It will also include information on Bloodborne Pathogens and the transmission of germs. This training is a WEBINAR so it will be offered through Zoom Video Conferencing which... (Details)
Thursday Mar 26 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK STATEWIDE
Principles of Child Development and Learning
Come learn all about the physical, emotional, cognitive, and social development of children from 18 months to 36 months.   All children progress through predictable milestones. In this session we’ll analyze videos and personal experience to practice tracking development, and discuss... (Details)
Thursday Mar 26 6:45 PM - 8:45 PM
THREAD NORTHERN/INTERIOR AK FAIRBANKS
CANCELED
Positive Ways to Support Children's Social and Emotional Development
Reading and discussing children’s books is an excellent way to invite children to identify with the character's emotions and behaviors. When you see children having difficulties sharing, making friends or joining in play, there is a book to share with the children to help them see that... (Details)
Saturday Mar 28 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK ANCHORAGE
CANCELED
Maintaining a Commitment to Professionalism
Principios de Desarrollo y Educación Temprana Introducción de Guía Temprana de Aprendizaje de Alaska 28 Marzo 2020, 9 am - 11 am   Planificar un currículo para lograr metas de aprendizaje es uno de los aspectos más importantes y efectivos para... (Details)
Saturday Mar 28 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK KENAI
CANCELED
Strategies to Manage an Effective Program Operation
In Kenai: This is a three part training.  The class and self-reflection need to be complete in order to receive training hours. No partial credit will be given. Part 1 -  provides an overview of the ERS tool. The focus of the ERS is on interactions with young... (Details)
Saturday Mar 28 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK ANCHORAGE
CANCELED
Maintaining a Commitment to Professionalism
Introducción Temprana de Conocimiento y Competencias Centrales de Alaska 28 Marzo 2020, 11:30 pm - 2 pm Introducción Temprana de Conocimiento y Competencias Centrales de Alaska está diseñada para asistir a proveedores de educación temprana en el desarrollo de... (Details)
Tuesday Mar 31 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK STATEWIDE
Maintaining a Commitment to Professionalism
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Tuesday Mar 31 6:45 PM - 8:45 PM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK ANCHORAGE
CANCELED
Principles of Child Development and Learning
Participantes incrementaran sus conocimientos sobre el impacto de trauma en los niños: • Identificar que es trauma y definir experiencias adversas en la niñez (ACES) • Identificar detonantes emocionales en los niños y proveedores de cuidado • Identificar como... (Details)