December 2019
Date / Time Category / Class Location
Dec 3, 2019
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Principles of Child Development and Learning
Description: In this session, you will learn about our sensory systems, strategies to support the needs of young students, reduce behaviors triggered by sensory stimuli and activities for encouraging sensory development.   Training provided by Alaska Autism Resource Center and is presented...
STATEWIDE
thread Southcentral AK
Zoom Video Conferencing
December 5, 2019
Cancelled
Planning a Safe, Healthy, Learning Environment
In this training, participants will learn hands-on how to incorporate safe and fun food activities for children. Healthy "holiday" child-friendly treats will be created and sampled! ...
FAIRBANKS
thread Northern/Interior AK
1908 Old Pioneer Way
Dec 5, 2019
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Maintaining a Commitment to Professionalism
Considering your Fall semester at University of Alaska Anchorage (UAA)? Don’t miss this special session with Hilary Seitz, Ph.D., professor of UAA’s Early Childhood Education program.  Learn about: Available courses in the UAA system, including Kodiak and Kenai campuses ...
ANCHORAGE
thread Southcentral AK
thread Main Office
Dec 7, 2019
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Principles of Child Development and Learning
Planning curriculum to achieve important learning goals is one of the aspects for effective teaching of young children.  In this training participants will reference the Alaska Early Learning Guidelines (ELG) as a tool to develop intentional planning activities and strategies for supporting...
JUNEAU
thread Southeast AK
VTRC Building
Dec 7, 2019
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Strategies to Establish Productive Relationships with Families
Strengthening Families Protective Factors are new framework for child abuse and neglect prevention and promoting optimal child development. The protective factors shift the focus of child abuse and neglect prevention efforts from family risks and deficits to family strengths and resiliency. By...
KENAI
thread Southcentral AK
Kenai thread Office
Dec 7, 2019
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Steps to Advance Children's Physical and Intellectual Development
Mi objetivo en este entrenamiento es que ustedes, los educadores que trabajan más cerca con los niños tengan mejor entendimiento del desarrollo motor fino y de las cosas que pueden hacer para ayudar al desarrollo de esta habilidad.  Durante este entrenamiento pensaremos en los...
ANCHORAGE
thread Southcentral AK
thread Main Office
December 7, 2019
Cancelled
Positive Ways to Support Children's Social and Emotional Development
The Pyramid Model Foundations Training is an evidence based prevention/intervention framework that prevents challenging behaviors and promotes healthy social and emotional development by supporting positive relationships, creating engaging environments, providing concrete teaching strategies, and...
KETCHIKAN
thread Southeast AK
TBA
Dec 7, 2019
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Maintaining a Commitment to Professionalism
The Alaska’s Early Childhood Core Knowledge and Competencies (AK ECCKC) are designed to assist ECL educators develop the many skills needed to provide quality programs for children. This session will provide an introduction to AK ECCKC, how they are organized, and how they connect to and...
JUNEAU
thread Southeast AK
VTRC Building
Dec 9, 2019
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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
December 10, 2019
Cancelled
Maintaining a Commitment to Professionalism
"Grown-ups never understand anything for themselves, and it is tiresome for children to be always and forever explaining things to them." Antoine de Saint-Exupery We all know it's challenging being an adult every day. You CAN add playfulness into your day and still be a professional....
FAIRBANKS
thread Northern/Interior AK
1908 Old Pioneer Way
Dec 11, 2019
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Principles of Child Development and Learning
Planning curriculum to achieve important learning goals is one of the aspects for effective teaching of young children.  In this training participants will reference the Alaska Early Learning Guidelines (ELG) as a tool to develop intentional planning activities and strategies for supporting...
JUNEAU
thread Southeast AK
VTRC Building
Dec 11, 2019
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Positive Ways to Support Children's Social and Emotional Development
Biting is a typical behavior of infants and toddlers who use their mouth and teeth to explore the world that is new to them. This session will address some of the reasons young children bite and review strategies to decrease biting in the classroom.   ...
ANCHORAGE
thread Southcentral AK
thread Main Office
Dec 14, 2019
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
1949 Gilliam Way
December 14, 2019
Cancelled
Maintaining a Commitment to Professionalism
January 21, 2020, 06:30 pm - 08:30 pm January. 28, 2020, 06:30 pm - 08:30 pm   Both sessions must be completed to receive certificate, no partial credit will be given. The first half of this training will cover the Introduction to the Alaska Early Childhood Core Knowledge and Competencies...
WASILLA
thread Southcentral AK
Mat-Su Health Foundation
Dec 17, 2019
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Principles of Child Development and Learning
This training will explore child development theory and development 0-8 years of age. Every day, teachers/caregiver and administrators make many decisions, both long-term and short-term, that affect young children. It is those many decisions that determine whether what actually happens in a...   (Register)
ANCHORAGE
thread Southcentral AK
thread Main Office
Dec 18, 2019
6:45 PM - 8:45 PM
Planning a Safe, Healthy, Learning Environment
In this training participants will be discussing the signs of depression, anxiety and stress and how to recognize these signs in co-workers, friends and family. We will also brainstorm ways to cope with the darkness in Alaska during the long winter months and learn different ways of meditation to...   (Register)
FAIRBANKS
thread Northern/Interior AK
1908 Old Pioneer Way
Dec 18, 2019
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Observing and Recording Children's Behavior
Learn how observations and documentations are effective ways to assess children's development. In this session providers will discuss how to plan observation events, what to look for and explore using different types of documentation tools for the children in their care. ...   (Register)
ANCHORAGE
thread Southcentral AK
thread Main Office
Dec 19, 2019
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Maintaining a Commitment to Professionalism
As an introduction to the Child Development Associate (CDA) credential administered by the Council for Professional Recognition, this session is aimed at early educators interested in earning the CDA. Information will be presented on the requirements and process of how to get your CDA started. ...   (Register)
JUNEAU
thread Southeast AK
VTRC Building
Dec 21, 2019
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Positive Ways to Support Children's Social and Emotional Development
This training will consist on a 6 hours session. 9:00 – 3:30 pm, Saturday, December 21, 2019   The Pyramid Model Foundations Training is an evidence based prevention framework that prevents challenging behaviors and promotes healthy social and emotional development by supporting...   (Register)
ANCHORAGE
thread Southcentral AK
thread Main Office
Event
Tuesday Dec 03 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK STATEWIDE
Principles of Child Development and Learning
Description: In this session, you will learn about our sensory systems, strategies to support the needs of young students, reduce behaviors triggered by sensory stimuli and activities for encouraging sensory development.   Training provided by Alaska Autism Resource Center and is presented... (Details)
Thursday Dec 05 6:45 PM - 8:45 PM
THREAD NORTHERN/INTERIOR AK FAIRBANKS
CANCELED
Planning a Safe, Healthy, Learning Environment
In this training, participants will learn hands-on how to incorporate safe and fun food activities for children. Healthy "holiday" child-friendly treats will be created and sampled! ... (Details)
Thursday Dec 05 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK ANCHORAGE
Maintaining a Commitment to Professionalism
Considering your Fall semester at University of Alaska Anchorage (UAA)? Don’t miss this special session with Hilary Seitz, Ph.D., professor of UAA’s Early Childhood Education program.  Learn about: Available courses in the UAA system, including Kodiak and Kenai campuses ... (Details)
Saturday Dec 07 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
THREAD SOUTHEAST AK JUNEAU
Principles of Child Development and Learning
Planning curriculum to achieve important learning goals is one of the aspects for effective teaching of young children.  In this training participants will reference the Alaska Early Learning Guidelines (ELG) as a tool to develop intentional planning activities and strategies for supporting... (Details)
Saturday Dec 07 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK KENAI
Strategies to Establish Productive Relationships with Families
Strengthening Families Protective Factors are new framework for child abuse and neglect prevention and promoting optimal child development. The protective factors shift the focus of child abuse and neglect prevention efforts from family risks and deficits to family strengths and resiliency. By... (Details)
Saturday Dec 07 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK ANCHORAGE
Steps to Advance Children's Physical and Intellectual Development
Mi objetivo en este entrenamiento es que ustedes, los educadores que trabajan más cerca con los niños tengan mejor entendimiento del desarrollo motor fino y de las cosas que pueden hacer para ayudar al desarrollo de esta habilidad.  Durante este entrenamiento pensaremos en los... (Details)
Saturday Dec 07 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
THREAD SOUTHEAST AK KETCHIKAN
CANCELED
Positive Ways to Support Children's Social and Emotional Development
The Pyramid Model Foundations Training is an evidence based prevention/intervention framework that prevents challenging behaviors and promotes healthy social and emotional development by supporting positive relationships, creating engaging environments, providing concrete teaching strategies, and... (Details)
Saturday Dec 07 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
THREAD SOUTHEAST AK JUNEAU
Maintaining a Commitment to Professionalism
The Alaska’s Early Childhood Core Knowledge and Competencies (AK ECCKC) are designed to assist ECL educators develop the many skills needed to provide quality programs for children. This session will provide an introduction to AK ECCKC, how they are organized, and how they connect to and... (Details)
Monday Dec 09 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK ANCHORAGE
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)
Tuesday Dec 10 6:45 PM - 8:45 PM
THREAD NORTHERN/INTERIOR AK FAIRBANKS
CANCELED
Maintaining a Commitment to Professionalism
"Grown-ups never understand anything for themselves, and it is tiresome for children to be always and forever explaining things to them." Antoine de Saint-Exupery We all know it's challenging being an adult every day. You CAN add playfulness into your day and still be a professional.... (Details)
Wednesday Dec 11 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
THREAD SOUTHEAST AK JUNEAU
Principles of Child Development and Learning
Planning curriculum to achieve important learning goals is one of the aspects for effective teaching of young children.  In this training participants will reference the Alaska Early Learning Guidelines (ELG) as a tool to develop intentional planning activities and strategies for supporting... (Details)
Wednesday Dec 11 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK ANCHORAGE
Positive Ways to Support Children's Social and Emotional Development
Biting is a typical behavior of infants and toddlers who use their mouth and teeth to explore the world that is new to them. This session will address some of the reasons young children bite and review strategies to decrease biting in the classroom.   ... (Details)
Saturday Dec 14 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)
Saturday Dec 14 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK WASILLA
CANCELED
Maintaining a Commitment to Professionalism
January 21, 2020, 06:30 pm - 08:30 pm January. 28, 2020, 06:30 pm - 08:30 pm   Both sessions must be completed to receive certificate, no partial credit will be given. The first half of this training will cover the Introduction to the Alaska Early Childhood Core Knowledge and Competencies... (Details)
Tuesday Dec 17 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK ANCHORAGE
Principles of Child Development and Learning
This training will explore child development theory and development 0-8 years of age. Every day, teachers/caregiver and administrators make many decisions, both long-term and short-term, that affect young children. It is those many decisions that determine whether what actually happens in a... (Details)   (Register)
Wednesday Dec 18 6:45 PM - 8:45 PM
THREAD NORTHERN/INTERIOR AK FAIRBANKS
Planning a Safe, Healthy, Learning Environment
In this training participants will be discussing the signs of depression, anxiety and stress and how to recognize these signs in co-workers, friends and family. We will also brainstorm ways to cope with the darkness in Alaska during the long winter months and learn different ways of meditation to... (Details)   (Register)
Wednesday Dec 18 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK ANCHORAGE
Observing and Recording Children's Behavior
Learn how observations and documentations are effective ways to assess children's development. In this session providers will discuss how to plan observation events, what to look for and explore using different types of documentation tools for the children in their care. ... (Details)   (Register)
Thursday Dec 19 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
THREAD SOUTHEAST AK JUNEAU
Maintaining a Commitment to Professionalism
As an introduction to the Child Development Associate (CDA) credential administered by the Council for Professional Recognition, this session is aimed at early educators interested in earning the CDA. Information will be presented on the requirements and process of how to get your CDA started. ... (Details)   (Register)
Saturday Dec 21 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
THREAD SOUTHCENTRAL AK ANCHORAGE
Positive Ways to Support Children's Social and Emotional Development
This training will consist on a 6 hours session. 9:00 – 3:30 pm, Saturday, December 21, 2019   The Pyramid Model Foundations Training is an evidence based prevention framework that prevents challenging behaviors and promotes healthy social and emotional development by supporting... (Details)   (Register)