Available Classroom Training Courses

Please contact Dr. Heusel to schedule a classroom training

2014 Edition Of The BUSINESS Of Operating A Family Child Care Home

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2ADM-1$20.00 A Family Daycare home is NOT babysitting! Learn how to be an effective business owner and comply with B.F.T.S. rules.

A Little Scientist: Blending Books with Science for Ages 4 to 10 Years Old

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4ECE 5.6$30.00Beginning concepts of science will be taught in a FUN manner using literature and hands-on activities for the preschooler and after schoolers.

Animals and Children: A Look at Their Special Bond

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2 ECE 4.3 $20.00 Animals are one of the first things that young children recognize. We take a look at how animals help children develop.

Beyond the Egg Carton and T.P. Roll: Making Art Ecologically Friendly

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2 ECE 5.6 $15.00 Children learn art in a specific pattern. Learn how art helps children grow in all areas of development.

Caterpillars, Crickets, and Fireflies: Inside the World of Eric Carle Books

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4 ECE 5.5 $30.00 Eric Carle is a well-known author illustrator of children's literature. Come learn where his beautiful books began and why children love them so much.

Classroom Management: Takes More than Planning

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2 ECE 4.3 $20.00 Planning the classroom helps teachers control student behavior while having an atmoshere for learning and fun, but how much more is there?

CPR and First Aid

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2 $85.00 This course will give the participant an American Heart Association certification that is valid for 2 years. REQUIRED BY BRIGHT FROM THE START.

Critters are Not Creepy

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2 ECE 5.6 $20.00 Learning about insects can be made FUN and NOT scary! Come see how.

Dr. Seuss is Not Obtuse

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4 ECE 5.5 $30.00The works of Dr. Seuss are important to language development. Come learn how his zany vocabulary can be fun and educational.

Field Trips Without Travel: 3rd Edition

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4 ECE 4.3 $30.00 Using our imaginations we'll plan a curriculum based on traveling anywhere in the world. Take your children on a field trip and never leave the classroom.

Fire Training

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2$55.00 This course covers all fire training requirements for childcare providers and is valid for 3 years. Mandatory by the State Fire Marshall in most counties.

Food (And Other) Allergies: What You Need To Know

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2ECE 1.4$20.00 Allergies can be life threatening. 1 child out of 13 is affected. Learn the signs, prevention methods, and be prepared to help.

Get Ready To Read

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2ECE 3.2$20.00 Ensure that the four year olds in your care for are ready to read with this short, easy screening tool.

Give Children A Voice

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2ECE 1.4$20.00 Use your position as an adult/teacher to be the voice of the children and families you care for and advocate for their rights.

Help! I'm Pulling My Hair Out!: 3rd Edition 2018

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2ECE 4.3$20.00 The only behavior we can control is our own! Positive discipline techniques and behavior management techniques will help participants learn respect for children.

How Music Helps Children Develop

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2ECE 4.3$20.00Music enhances all areas of development. This course concentrates on the manner in which music affects cognitive, physical, and social growth. This course is approved for intermediate level.

I Am TODDLER: Hear Me ROAR!!!

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2ECE 3.1$20.00 An interesting phase of a child's development, especially in the social area, is toddlerhood. Let's look at how to enhance this time period.

Infectious Diseases: Stay Vigilant To Stay Healthy

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2ECE 1.4$20.00 Participants will gain important information in helping to prevent the spread of disease through their facilities.

Injury Prevention: Safety ALWAYS Comes First- 2018 Update

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2ECE 1.3$20.00 Our number one priority is to keep children safe. Up to date requirements from B.F.T.S and information on different aspects of injury prevention are covered.

Let's All Pretend To Be..?

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2ECE 5.4$20.00 Children re-create their world through play. Teachers need to understand and enhance this important stage of development. Learn both active and passive involvement.

Let's Learn To Love Books

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2ECE 5.5$20.00 Learning to love books is important. This course helps you bring the joy of reading to children in many unique ways.

Literacy Skills: How And When To Begin Teaching

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2ECE 5.5$20.00 Literacy skills are not to be confused with actual reading. Learn the difference and realize Childcare and PreK are the place to begin.

Look At Me! Who Do You See?

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2ECE 5.3$20.00 Today's world is more diverse than ever before. Learn techniques to teach children to accept who they are; no matter what.

More Than A Tower Of Fun

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2ECE 5.4$20.00 Children discover blocks as early as infancy. Teaching math, language, and social skills using blocks extends knowledge in the classroom.

Music Makes Me Happy

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2ECE 5.6$20.00 Music enhances all areas of development. Learn how to open a child's world to a lifetime of sound.

Our Surroundings Teach Us Too!

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2ECE 4.3$20.00 Ever at a loss as to why children are not engaged in learning? Learn how to use your surroundings to instantly get children's attention.

Places And Spaces: Keeping Them Relevant

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2ECE 5.4$20.00 Centers are more than room dividers. To enhance each space, teachers must use age appropriate materials to create an optimal learning environment for children.

Play Is Child's Work: 2nd Edition 2018

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2ECE 1.2$20.00 Children learn and develop so much from "JUST" playing. Let's help them get the most out of everyday play.

Poverty & Violence: Effects On The Young Child

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2ECE 1.2$20.00 Acknowledging and learning how poverty and violence affect the child's brain and development.

Preschool Math: Foundations For Learning

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2ECE 4.3$20.00 Children love to learn. Let's connect math skills to their everyday play and have FUN while developing their understanding of math basics.

Promoting Self-Esteem In Young Children

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2ECE 5.3$20.00 Beginning to develop a healthy level of self-esteem at a young age is important to success throughout life.

Protecting Our Children From Abuse

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2ECE 1.4$20.00 All employees must have training in child abuse. This class has up to date information and teaches skills that could possibly help prevent abuse.

Puppets, Touchpads And More: Engage Children In Learning

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2ECE 1.1$20.00 Props have always helped teachers grab a child's attention. This course introduces technology (iPAD, etc.) as the latest prop to aid in teaching.

Put Down That iPad!!

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2ECE 1.1$20.00 Today's children face a different world than the last generation. Let's explore technology as it affects our teaching; pros and cons.

S.N.A.C.K.: Starting Nutrition Awareness Children Know - 2018 Edition

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2ECE 1.3$20.00 Teaching young children healthy habits through fun activities creating "SNACKS" they will love to make AND eat!

Stop Bullying Now!

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2ECE 1.4$20.00 Bullying continues to be a problem. Learn the signs and how to intervene.

Stress Is NOT Just For Adults: Children Suffer Too!

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2ECE 1.2$20.00 Our environment puts many stressors on children. Learn to recognize triggers, the signs, and the potential effects. Most of all, how you can help.

Sunshine Is Fine #2 : Fun Ideas So Children Will Want To Play Outside

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2ECE 5.2$20.00 Finding new ways to entice children outside is more important than ever. Discover how we can keep sun,fun, and fresh air in their lives.

Teach Me The Rainbow

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2ECE 1.3$20.00 Sometimes learning colors is not so simple. Let's explore when and how to teach colors and how to recognize colorblindness.

The Terrific Two's: Child Development From 24 To 36 Months

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2ECE 1.3$20.00 Each year of a child's life brings new changes in their development. Learn what is happening to an average child between 24 to 36 months.

The Unbiased Teacher: Accepting All Cultures In The Classroom

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2ECE 1.1$20.00 Young children naturally accept everyone. This course helps the teacher to make sure she/he is doing the same.

Transitioning Young Children - 2018 Edition

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40ECE 1.3$20.00Young children often have difficulty moving from one activity or place to another. Let's find out why and make it easier and FUN!

Watch Me! Celebrating Milestones And Sharing Concerns

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2ECE 1.1, ECE 1.2, ECE 2.1, ECE 2.3$20.00 Learn about developmental monitoring, the educator's role in monitoring, how to monitor development, and how to talk with families about their child's development.

What Is A Professional?

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2ADM-9 $20.00 To help those in the field of childcare develop and maintain professionalism through various means and understand the importance of lifelong learning.