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Building Bright Futures

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Registration size 1-4 people: $34 per person

Registration size 5+ people: $29 per person

Watch the Recording at Your Leisure.



Effective strategies that you can immediately implement children who are strong-willed * How to prevent power struggles * How to handle power struggles when they occur * Harness the power of “novelty”  * The 3 A’s for effectiveness * Re-channel the strengths of children who are strong-willed into positive leadership and caring 

“These kids do not listen!” Power-packed Ways to Talk to Kids So They Listen 

Positive-proven strategies to help children listen the first time * Learn words to avoid and words to use instead * How to turn “no” into “yes” * The skills you will learn in this powerful session are based on Maryln Appelbaum’s best-selling book "How to Talk to Kids So They Listen" - and they really work.

Play Smart:  Brain Boosters for Young Children

The first 5 years hold the keys for brain development in young children * Learn ways to nurture the brain * 4 key components of a brain-based learning environment * The importance of nurturing a growth mindset * Help children with brain-based activities that promote brain smarts

The Power of Puppets to Create Classroom MAGIC

Puppets can work like magic in your classroom. Learn how to use puppets to catch and hold the attention of children * Teach new concepts * Make your classroom more fun * Use puppets to build an inclusive classroom * Help the child become inspired, motivated, and excited

Transition Time Magic:  Awesome Ways to Make Activity Transitions Smooth & Easy

It is estimated that the average early childhood teacher spends about 20% of the day moving children from one activity to another.  Receive great ways to make those transition times smooth, easy, and fun.  Great tips and strategies to prevent transition chaos and problems.

5-Hour Certificate 

After viewing, pass a brief follow-up exam for a 5-hour certificate. (Retake fee $5)

CDA CANDIDATES: This training can be applied toward the CDA formal early childhood training requirement of 120 hours.



Category: Discipline/Guidance & Development Environment & Curriculum Child Growth and Development