The Berea RTC provides regional and on-site teacher and administrator professional learning and follow-up in the areas of development, implementation and evaluation of developmentally appropriate, research-based, effective programs for young children.
Ashland RTC is providing the following two trainings this summer in which anyone from the Berea RTC region is invited to attend. Click each "+" for more information.
June 25-27, 2019
Hilton Garden Inn, Pikeville, KY
Participants should attend all 3 days. 15 hours professional learning credit. ECE-TRIS and EILA available. Audience: Teachers, Instructional Assistants, Coordinators.
Register at: https://goo.gl/forms/Gg0KfAcQDPBxhI7A3
July 30-31, 2019
Morehead Conference Center
This is a 2-day Conscious Discipline training with Master Instructor, Angela Fraley.
Audience: Teachers, Instructional Assistants, Administrators, Para-educators, Special Education Staff, Head Start, Child Care
Register at: https://goo.gl/forms/MsAumUeAzV0WMIxM2
Additional Non-RTC Training Resources
Supporting Children with Autism in the Preschool Classroom
July 11, 2019, 9 to 3 at the Berea RTC
This professional learning opportunity will provide preschool teachers with specific evidence based strategies for meeting the needs of children with autism within the inclusive preschool classroom.
Register at https://whoozin.com/autism
Assistive Technology: Tools You Can Use
July 16, 2019, 9 to 3 at the Berea RTC
The Berea RTC has an assistive technology lending library for use by public preschool programs. This professional learning opportunity will help teachers become familiar with the materials available for check out.
Register at https://whoozin.com/PWQ-MU6-XK9P-3NGH
Preschool Pandemonium: Calming the Chaos
July 25, 2019, 9 to 3 at the Berea RTC
This professional learning opportunity is a prelude to KISSED and focuses on universal behavioral support strategies with an emphasis on the Conscious Discipline Brain State Model and the CSEFEL model for social-emotional development. This session is a requirement for individuals planning to attend KISSED in the fall, but anyone may attend this session even if they do not plan to attend KISSED.
Register at https://whoozin.com/NRW-EQK-AYGG-AVAP
New Teacher Orientation
September 6, 2019, 9 to 3 at the Berea RTC
This professional learning opportunity is primarily designed to provide a broad overview and orientation for newly employed teachers assigned to preschool who have not already completed a teacher preparation program in IECE. However, it is appropriate for any new teacher assigned to preschool. This session will provide a comprehensive overview of preschool programs and services; resources; and a self-assessment guide to identify levels of knowledge of early childhood.
Register at https://whoozin.com/6JJ-3XR-VNYY-JF6W
September 20, 2019
October 25, 2019
December 13, 2019
March 13th & 14th, 2020
9 to 3 at the Berea RTC
This is a team-based, five-day professional learning opportunity designed for Early Childhood educators and support staff in facilitating social/emotional development in young children. Universal classroom strategies, tools to address challenging behavior, and targeted interventions for children with more intense needs are addressed. Teams should consist of 2 to 6 members.
Contact the Berea RTC for more information.