LIVE - Love and Joy for Children

LIVE • Appelbaum Training Institute Broadcast Studio
February 27, 2021
8:30 am to 1:30 pm Central Check Time Zones

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This Seminar Begins At:

4:30 am
Hawaii Time
5:30 am
Alaska Time
6:30 am
Pacific Time
7:30 am
Mountain Time
8:30 am
Central Time
9:30 am
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The Magnificent 5: Must-Know Skills Every Child Needs
Learn the important skills children need for success in life & how to teach those skills * Teach children how to focus * How to have self-control * How to have great relationships * How to think critically * How to communicate * Receive great strategies for success to help children now & in the future

20 Must-Knows for Team Building with Parents
The number 1 thing that all parents want, & how to give it to them * 5 things every early childhood teacher needs to know * Keys to transform relationships with parents into teams that work together * Receive tips, tools, & tidbits

The "Can-Do" Curriculum:  Fostering Responsibility, Independence, & Caring
Learn specific strategies to foster caring, responsibility, and self-direction * 7 strengths children need to become “can-do” children * The Kindness Pledge * Manners games * Games that teach respect * Teaching children to say, “Please” & “Thank you” 

"Brrr, it's Cold Outside!" Turn Those Colder Days into Fun Days
Wonderful activities for wintry weather days * Great themes * Get a wealth of activities kids will love * Easy DIY crafts & activities * Great themes * Songs & Fingerplays * Turn cold days into fabulous fun days

Bonus 1
Dylan Franke will join in remotely from California to share activities for spring, St Patrick's Day, Mother's Day, sensory fillers, as well as outside fun. 

Bonus 2
Dr. Alex Yudovich MD will explain the DOs-&-DON'Ts for Covid Contact Tracing. What are close-contact scenarios * Who needs to stay home * Who doesn't need to stay home & why * He will also be available for Q & A


 5-Hour Certificate 

After viewing, pass a brief follow-up exam for a 5-hour certificate. The exam is an additional $5.

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Category: Environment & Curriculum Family & Community Child Growth and Development


Dr. Maryln Appelbaum

Dr. Maryln Appelbaum

Dr. Maryln Appelbaum is well-known as an outstanding authority on children, education, and families. She has a Master’s Degree in both Psychology and in Education and a Ph.D. in Psychology. She has worked as both an educator and a therapist and has been a consultant throughout the United States. Maryln has been the owner and headmaster of three educational centers and one private school for children. She has written more than 30 “how-to” books geared exclusively for teachers and parents. She is especially known for her books, "DO IT RIGHT, A POSITIVE GUIDE FOR DISCIPLINE", and "HOW TO TALK TO KIDS SO THEY LISTEN." Her books, videos, posters, CDs, and audiotapes are used throughout the United States as well as in Canada and in South America. She has been interviewed on television and radio talk shows and has been quoted in newspapers including U.S.A. Today. She received White House Clearance in 1989 as a leading contender for the position of Director of the U.S. Office of Child Care. Maryln has always loved the challenge of reaching and engaging challenging, hard to reach, tough children. She keeps going until she finds the tools she needs to reach those students. She delights in sharing those tools, strategies, solutions, and interventions with other educators. She is powerful, fun, motivational, and most of all caring as she shares her personal experiences working with children.

Marty Appelbaum

Marty Appelbaum

Martin Appelbaum has spent a lifetime dedicated to his objective to make a profound and positive difference in children's lives. In addition to his B.B.A. Degree and Montessori teaching certificate, Martin has been both administrator and director of child care centers and private schools, working his way up from a teacher's aide position. He authored two Early Childhood Education (ECE) courses used by college undergraduate students and ''How to Teach Children to Follow Rules'', ''The Big Book of Play for Little Learners'', and ''Keys to Success''. His zest for living, unique sense of humor, and personal experiences combined with his concentrated knowledge of child care make each seminar refreshingly fun and information-packed. You will wish you didn't have to wait until Monday to be with your class.

Doug Medford

Doug Medford

Doug Medford is one of ATI’s most sought-after speakers. He has been training administrators and teachers, for over 20-years and has "hands-on" 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. He is one of the nation's leading humorists. He will make you roar with laughter while giving you great strategies to use in your classrooms. Doug’s comedy is based on observational humor and real classroom happenings and will not offend, contribute to global warming or promote tooth decay.

Dr. Alex Yudovich

Dr. Alex Yudovich

Alex Yudovich, MD is a board-certified pediatrician in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with Texas Children’s Hospital. He serves a medically underserved population. His expertise is in preventative medicine as well as education through interactions. He is an expert in guiding schools through re-opening and guiding schools through Covid-19 best practices.

Dylan Franke

Dylan Franke

Dylan Franke lives in Southern California. She has taught ages two, three, four, and kindergarten! She is known for her classrooms’ children having fun, being creative, getting messy, and learning every step of the way.