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ELC 274 Theme Series 5 – Friendships and Caring!
by Kathy Douglas - Thursday, 11 December 2014, 4:51 PM
 

ELC 274 Theme Series 5 – Friendships and Caring!

Course Begins February 4, 2015 Ends February 21, 2015

Registration 12-8-14 to 2-3-15

Click on www.elcbigbend.org to register

1 Hour In-Service

This one hour theme based course supports teachers with ideas and activities to enhance curriculum and lesson plans. The course provides you with hands-on activities, recipes, and transition ideas. You will be able to create your own library collection of hands-on activities and resources that will enhance lesson plans throughout the year. Target Audience –Toddler & Prekindergarten Teachers

 
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New Course ELC 295 - Engaging Children & Families – Building Social Skills in a Texting World!
by Kathy Douglas - Monday, 8 December 2014, 10:48 AM
 

ELC 295

 Engaging Children & Families – Building Social Skills in a Texting World!

 Course Begins January 24, 2015, Ends February 17, 2015

 5 In-Service Hours

Register at www.elcbigbend.org

Working with families requires communication, patience and practice. As teachers and administrators of Early Childhood Programs you create partnerships with parent that benefit the parents, the programs, the teachers, and most of all, the children. Engaging families requires positive relationships, trust, communication and mutual respect.

 
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New Course - ELC 292 - Infant-/Toddler Series (Course 3) – Born To Thrive - Nourishing Young Minds
by Kathy Douglas - Thursday, 4 December 2014, 8:44 AM
 

ELC 292 - Infant-/Toddler Series (Course 3) – Born To Thrive - Nourishing Young Minds

Course Begins January 14, 2015 - Ends February 28, 2015            

15 Hours In-Service, or 1.5 CEUs

Register at www.elcbigbend.org

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New Course - ELC 382 – Mother Goose is on the Loose!
by Kathy Douglas - Thursday, 4 December 2014, 8:38 AM
 

ELC 382 – Mother Goose is on the Loose!

Course Begins January 14, 2015 -  Ends February 20, 2015

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10 Hours In-Service, or 1 CEU

Mother Goose rhymes provide an ideal framework for teaching and practicing early literacy skills! Teachers prepare to dive into a world...

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ELC 274 Theme Series 5

Friendships and Caring!

Course Begins February 4, 2015 Ends February 21, 2015

Registration ends February 3, 2015

Register at www.elcbigbend.org

ELC 382

Mother Goose is on the Loose!

Course Begins in January 14, 2015, Ends, February 20, 2015

10 Hours In-Service, or 1 CEU

CEU cost $23.00

Registration ends January 13, 2015

Register at www.elcbigbend.org

ELC 295 

 Engaging Children & Families – Building Social Skills in a Texting World!

Course Begins January 24, 2015, Ends February 17, 2015

5  In-Service Hours

 Register at www.elcbigbend.org

 

ELC 292  - Infant/Toddler Series (Course 3)

Nourishing Young Minds

Course Begins January 14, 2015 - Ends February 20, 2015

15 Hours In-Service, or 1.5 CEUs

Registration ends January 13, 2015

Register at www.elcbigbend.org

 

ELC 291 – Infant-/Toddler Series (Course 2)

Creating Responsive Environments for Infants, Toddlers & Twos

5 Hours In-Service or, .5 CEU

Course Begins November 18 – Ends December 11, 2014

ELC 290 - Infant-Toddler Series (Course 1)

Foundations for Infant and Toddler Development

10 Hours In-Service or 1 CEU

Course Begins October 9 – Ends November 14, 2014

ELC 440

The Visionary Director ~ Methods for Dreaming, Organizing & Improving in Your Practice

45 Hours In-Service, or 4.5 CEUs  

Course Begins February 4, 2015, March 31, 2015

**This is a fast paced course for Directors and Assistant Directors 

CEU cost $63.00

Register at www.elcbigbend.org

ELC 380
The Arts and Young Children


5 Hours In-Service
Course Begins November 18 – Ends December 11, 2014