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Behaviors and Situations That Challenge Teachers - Dallas

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LIVE • Aloft Hotel - Love Field area
March 16, 2024
8:00 am to 1:00 pm

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This Seminar Begins At:

3:00 am
Hawaii Time
5:00 am
Alaska Time
6:00 am
Pacific Time
7:00 am
Mountain Time
8:00 am
Central Time
9:00 am
Eastern Time

Credits: 0.50
Earn 5 Clock Hours

Seminar Pricing:


You do not have to choose. All three areas will be covered. 

1. Children’s Behaviors that Challenge Teachers
Sometimes it is one child. Sometimes it is many children.
Areas that will to be Covered:
* Whining
* Meltdowns
* Biting
* Hitting
* Pushing
* Naptime
* Drop Off
* Mealtime
* Children who do not listen and talk back
* Children who act wildly or climb on furniture
* Children who run in the classroom

2. Behaviors and Situations with Parents that Challenge Teachers
Sometimes it is one parent. Sometimes it is many parents.
Areas that will to be Covered:
* Ways to develop better relationships with parents and families
* Situations that cause roadblocks and damage parent relationships
* Developing rapport with all types of parent personalities
* Angry, negative or “there way is the only way”
* Helicopter
* Gossip
* Parents who don’t seem to care
* Parents who want you to potty train their child when their child isn't ready
* Parents who say their child does no wrong
* Parents who think you are at times unfair

3. Child Care Situations that Challenge Teachers
Areas that will to be Covered:
* Managing transitions without classroom chaos
* Making morning drop-offs and parent pick-ups a breeze
* Making circle time a fun experience for all
* Teaching rules so children like to follow them
* Halting the messes children making when they don’t put away their things
* Teaching children to be kind rather than pick on others or tease, tattle, or bully

5-Hour Certificate 

Receive 5 CLOCK HOURS (.5 CEUs)
Recognized by the
Texas Department of Family and Protective Services, Child Care Licensing.

Meets the Texas Core Competency areas.


  • There will not be a lunch break.
  • Coffee and snacks will not be provided.

Regular Registration


Group size 1-5 people: $39 per person

Group size 6+: $29 per person

Late Registration

After MARCH 11, 2024

Group size 1-5 people: $44 per person

Group size 6+: $34 per person



Category: Family & Community Child Growth and Development Child Discipline/Interactions


Doug Medford

Doug Medford

Hurray! Doug, the funniest early childhood speaker in America, is going to present this awesome seminar. Audiences across the country sing his praises. Here are just a few of the things that people say about Doug.

  • “Hilarious laughs & information!”
  • “Funniest training ever!
  • “Fun, funny, and informative!”
  • “Needs to be on Comedy Central!”
  • “Learned more in one day while laughing!”
  • “I can’t hardly wait for Monday to try out  these new techniques in my class!”
  • “The time flew by."

Doug is one of ATI’s most sought-after speakers. He has been training administrators and teachers for over 25-years, and has first-hand experience teaching young children. Doug has presented over 1,000 seminars to more than 300,000 educators all over the United States and in Canada. Doug combines his teaching and presenting experience with his uncanny ability to engage audiences through laughter within minutes as they nod their heads in agreement. There's no getting bored or getting sleepy at his seminars! Audiences go back to work motivated and with great strategies. You and your staff will too! Get ready for an awesome day filled with LOL laughter and learning.