Mind in the Making Life Skill #6: Taking on Challenges

**PARTICIPANTS MUST COMPLETE REGISTRATION IN THE LINK PROVIDED IN THE CONFIRMATION EMAIL**Instructor: Amanda HardingNevada Registry Approved:  2.0 HoursCKA:  Human Growth and DevelopmentLife is full of stresses and challenges. Children who can take on challenges in the face of life’s stresses have an advantage. Join us to learn everyday ways to promote Taking on Challenges and […]

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Strengthening Business Practices Module 3: Marketing Your Program

**PARTICIPANTS MUST COMPLETE REGISTRATION IN THE LINK PROVIDED IN THE CONFIRMATION EMAIL**Instructor: Amanda HardingNevada Registry Approved:  1.5 HoursCKA:  Management & AdministrationThis module will focus on developing a marketing plan and use marketing tools to communicate with families about the benefits of your program. This training reinforces that sound business practices support improvement of outcomes for […]

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NV Pyramid Model: Learning Around the House

**PARTICIPANTS MUST COMPLETE REGISTRATION IN THE LINK PROVIDED IN THE CONFIRMATION EMAIL**Instructor: Lashunta Smith & Deborah OdleNevada Registry Approved:  1.0 HourCKA:  Positive Interactions and GuidanceThe training will explore how to support children’s learning through household responsibilities and age-appropriate chores.

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NV Pyramid Model: Building Positive Relationships

**PARTICIPANTS MUST COMPLETE REGISTRATION IN THE LINK PROVIDED IN THE CONFIRMATION EMAIL**Instructor: Deborah OdleNevada Registry Approved:  1.0 HourCKA:  Positive Interactions and GuidanceParticipants will learn the importance of teaching social/emotional skills in the classroom. We will develop strategies to positively interact with children and to find techniques to help build parent engagement.

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Inspiring Leadership: Coaching Techniques to Increase Engagement

**PARTICIPANTS MUST COMPLETE REGISTRATION IN THE LINK PROVIDED IN THE CONFIRMATION EMAIL**Instructor: Amanda HardingNevada Registry Approved:  1.0 HourCKA:  Leadership & Professional DevelopmentWe will be exploring how we can focus on our coaching process with leadership in the Early Childhood environment in mind. We will go through the importance of the characteristics of effective coaching and […]

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Inspiring Leadership: Embracing Change- Letting Go Your Status Quo

**PARTICIPANTS MUST COMPLETE REGISTRATION IN THE LINK PROVIDED IN THE CONFIRMATION EMAIL**Instructor: Amanda HardingNevada Registry Approved:  1.0 HourCKA:  Leadership & Professional DevelopmentWe will be discussing, as leaders in the Early Childhood Environment, understand that there is an urgent need for change. We will go through the importance of understanding the urgency and immunity to change. […]

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Mind in the Making Life Skill #7: Self-Directed, Engaged Learning

**PARTICIPANTS MUST COMPLETE REGISTRATION IN THE LINK PROVIDED IN THE CONFIRMATION EMAIL**Instructor: Amanda HardingNevada Registry Approved:  2.0 HoursCKA:  Human Growth and DevelopmentIt is through Self-Directed, Engaged Learning that we realize our potential. As the world changes, so can we, for as long as we live – as long as we learn. Join us to learn […]

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NV Pyramid Model: Backpack Series – #2 Social Skills

**PARTICIPANTS MUST COMPLETE REGISTRATION IN THE LINK PROVIDED IN THE CONFIRMATION EMAIL**Instructor: Lashunta Smith & Deborah OdleNevada Registry Approved:  1.0 HourCKA:  Positive Interactions and GuidanceWe will discuss and share techniques on ways to teach children the ability to identify, understand and express them self socially in a healthy manner.

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Measuring STEM & STEAM Learning in Your OST Program

The Children's Cabinet 1090 South Rock Boulevard, Reno

After school staff will learn the importance of authentic assessment in their programs for youth.Hours: 1Instructor: Linda Granger, CFLECKA: Observation & AssessmentDescription: OST after-school staff and supervisors of school-age youth (ages 6+) will learn the importance of including authentic assessment (e.g., demonstrating real-world skills, providing meaningful feedback, having a deeper understanding of what is learned, […]

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NV Pyramid Model: Teaching a Child on the Autistic Spectrum

**PARTICIPANTS MUST COMPLETE REGISTRATION IN THE LINK PROVIDED IN THE CONFIRMATION EMAIL**Instructor: Deborah OdleNevada Registry Approved:  1.0 HourCKA:  Positive Interactions and GuidanceIn this class we will use the pyramid model to provide information on early childhood special education to give strategies and techniques to help with successful inclusion. We will do this by talking about […]

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Strengthening Business Practices: Module 4- Recruiting & Retaining Staff

**PARTICIPANTS MUST COMPLETE REGISTRATION IN THE LINK PROVIDED IN THE CONFIRMATION EMAIL**Instructor: Amanda HardingNevada Registry Approved:  1.5 HoursCKA:  Management & AdministrationThe purpose of this training is to strengthen child care providers’ understanding of staff recruitment tools, organizational staff support systems, and elements necessary to support retention of talented staff.

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My Way, Your Way, Our Way: A Conversation on Cultural Awareness

The Children's Cabinet 1090 South Rock Boulevard, Reno

Please be aware that you will be asked to adhere to all current social distancing guidelines and COVID-19 safety protocolsInstructor: Constance TomanengNevada Registry Approved: 2.0 hoursCKA:  Environment & CurriculumAfter gaining a foundational understanding of cultural awareness, participants will navigate their way into creating a welcoming working environment that fosters diversity and celebrates differences.

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