Teachers Make a Difference
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* Missouri Only: Those in Missouri who wish to receive MOPD credit must take their certificate exam no later than noon on Monday, June 14, 2021
Five Great Topics with One Clever Idea After Another
Just the boost you need at the end of the school year.
*Keys to Success with STRONG-WILLED CHILDREN
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
*Essential Must-Knows for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Discover hope with great strategies to help children with Autism. Get a better understanding of the different levels of Autism Spectrum Disorder and receive practical strategies for success for each level. * Must-knows to help children * Help children learn and succeed * Must know tools for repetitive behaviors * sensory processing * ways to help with communication & social skills
*Insider’s Scoop on Having Great Relationships with Parents
12 most common communication barriers * Avoid roadblocks that damage parent relationships and build teams with parents * Communicate calmly even in emotionally charged situations * Learn how to assert yourself, resolve conflicts, and enlist parent cooperation * Five ways to develop better relationships with parents and families
*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 children become inspired, motivated, and excited
*20 Sizzling Strategies for the 2 T’s: Tantrums & Tattling
Leading-edge solutions for common early childhood problems * Practical effective strategies for out-of-control behavior and melt-downs in toddlers and preschoolers * Awesome strategies to prevent and stop tattling in its tracks
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.
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 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.