Leon County ELC Office, November 19, 6:30PM-7:30PM Click HERE to Register
Taylor County ELC Office, December 16, 6:30PM - 7:30PM CALL Jean at 223-1670
1 Hour In-Service Only
Registration - November 6-November 13, 2013
Celebrate ALL the children in your classroom! Come watch and listen to the entertaining and insightful Lisa Murphy (Ooey Gooey Lady) on DVD as she explains the various personality characteristics, needs and preferences of your children. You will be pleased to hear her spin on Howard Gardener's classic Theory of Multiple Intelligences. 1 In-Service Hour
Audience - All Teachers - Participation is available to ELC Contracted Providers Only
*****This training is based on viewing a DVD. Certificates will be given at conclusion of training.
ELC First Aid and CPR Classes
Leon County ELC Office, January 9, 2014 at 6:00PM to 9:00PM and January 11, 9:00AM to 3:00PM
Join us for our First Aid/CPR/AED classes with an emphasis on hands-on learning. Open to Providers who have a current School Readiness or VPK Contract with the ELC, the classes will give you the skills to save a life. These courses align with OSHA’s Best Practices for the Workplace First Aid Training Programs. The certifications issued upon successful completition of the classes are: FA/CPR/AED for Infant/Pediatric/Adult.
First Aid: Learn how to respond to common first aid emergencies, including burns, cuts; head, neck and back injuries and more.
CPR/AED: Learn how to respond to cardiac and breathing emergencies in adults, including the use of automated external defibrillators (AED).
Classes are limited to an enrollment of 10 and are available for ELC and VPK contracted providers only. To register, go to www.elcbigbend.org and complete the First Aid/CPR Training Application Form. The application can be found under the tab For Provider » General Forms. Submit by mail, email or fax to:
Early Learning Coalition of the Big Bend Region: Attention Becky Taylor
Leon ELC Office, January 30, 2014, 6:00 - 9:00 P.M. Course # 4544
The VPK Standards for Four-Year-Olds are based on collaborations with a state Panel of Experts, national and state expert reviewers, and public input from citizens across the state of Florida. It reflects the latest research on child development and developmentally appropriate practices for four-year-old children and is appropriate for all instructors and directors of programs serving four-year-olds. All standards and benchmarks are organized in five domains:
Approaches to Learning
Social and Emotional Development
Language, Communication, and Emergent Literacy
Cognitive Development and General Knowledge
To register, please go to: www.myflorida.com/childcare. On the left side of the web page, click Course Registration. Click on Instructor Led and complete an individual registration form.
The Department of Education is pleased to announce that the Florida Early Learning and Developmental Standards for Four-Year-Olds (2011) manual is now available for purchase. The price, $10.50, includes shipping. Purchases can be made using credit cards, checks, money orders, and purchase orders.