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Ohio Ready to Learn

PBS Western Reserve has Ohio Approved Professional Development training for you! Please join us for one or more of the FREE workshops. We are pleased to offer these free live, online, 2-hour Ohio Approved workshops! Our workshops are interactive and packed with great resources to support you in the work that you do! Please check out our calendar of events and click on the link to register for one, two, three or all 4 of the workshops! 

 

All classes are delivered virtually through Zoom.

Smiling children

Calming Down and Kindness in the Classroom

Successful coping skills and conflict resolution in early childhood contribute to a child’s long-term quality of life. Participants who attend this workshop will explore and identify a variety of strategies that will foster critical skills in young children.

 

Choose date and register online.
 

Saturday, May 1 from 11:30 AM–1:30 PM

Tuesday, May 20 from 6:30–8:30 PM

Saturday, June 5 from 11:30 AM–1:30 PM

Saturday, June 19 from 11:30 AM–1:30 PM

Apples

Grow Happy Kids! 

For some children, learning about healthy eating and exercise can be very challenging. In this workshop participants will explore like scientists and explain several strategies for making healthy lifestyles with young children easier and more successful.

 

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Thursday. April 29 from 3–5 PM

Saturday, May 1 from 9–11 AM

Tuesday, May 18 from 6:30–8:30 PM

Tuesday, June 8 from 6:30–8:30 PM

Teacher with students playing with blocks

Effective Learning

Effective learning is critical to the development of young children. Participants who attend this training will be able to describe effective learning through play and will explore a variety of strategies that will support children’s learning experiences.

 

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Wednesday, May 5 from 6:30–8:30 PM

Thursday, June 3 from 6:30–8:30 PM

Saturday, June 5 from 9–11 AM

Tuesday, June 22 from 3–5 PM

Caregiver with child

Red light/Green Light — Behavior Management 

Early childhood professionals who attend this training will be introduced to identifying strategies to use with young children to address behavior and will have the opportunity to practice a variety of engaging instructional strategies that support management of preschool children.

 

Choose date and register online.
 

Thursday. May 6 from 3–5 PM

Tuesday. May 25 from 1–3 PM

Wednesday, May 19 from 3–5 PM

Thursday, May 27 from 6:30–8:30 PM

Tuesday, June 1 from 3–5 PM

Wednesday, June 9 from 6:30–8:30 PM

Tuesday, June 15 from 6:30–8:30 PM

Saturday, June 19 from 11:30–1:30 PM

Wednesday, June 23 from 6:30–8:30 PM

Tuesday, June 29 from 6:30–8:30 PM