Annual Professional Development Training
The Mega Saturday workshops explore several child training topics. Trainings are open to all caregivers such as: family childcare, preschool staff, infant and toddler staff, before and after school care programs, parents, medical professionals, babysitters, and informal child care. Earn 10 clock hours/ 1 CEU toward your yearly childcare licensing required professional development training. All Elite instructors are certified/registered trainers and all courses are accepted by Texas Department of Family Protective Services, Child Care Licensing.
The Mega Saturday Experience
• Interactive Teaching • Skill Development • Diverse Topics •
"IN A CITY NEAR YOU"
We offer childcare training clock hours and Continual Education Units (CEU's) through professional development training workshops in Texas. Join us in Austin, Beaumont, College Station, Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston, Katy, LaPorte, Lake Jackson, Longview, Pearland, San Antonio, Sugar Land, Texas City, The Woodlands and/or Waco for a fun workshop with diverse topics.
Mega 1: Classroom Enrichment's, Engaging the Cooperation of Young Children, Lesson Planning 101 for Child Care Teachers, Classroom Environment Learning Stations and Social Emotional Development.
Texas Core Competency: Learning Environments, Planning Framework, Curriculum and Standards
Mega 2: Risk Management in Early Childhood Education, Handling Unintentional Injuries, Child Supervision & Safety, Playground Safety Practices and Child Abuse and Neglect.
Mega 3: Child Growth and Development, Understanding Ages and Stages of Development, Age Appropriate Learning Experiences, Emergency Preparedness Planning for Teachers, and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome
Mega 4: Behavioral Guidance for Young Children, Method of teaching toddlers, two-year old's and preschoolers positive ways to deal with everyday problems, Signs of ADHD in Early Care and Minimum Standards Training Refresher
Mega 5: Maintaining A Safe Physical Setting, Implementing Emergency Plans, Promoting Wells, Daily Health Checks, Learning Good Health Practices and Designing the Indoor & Outdoor Setting.
Mega 6: Physical Development of the Whole Child, What is Early Childhood Cognitive Development?, Learning Through Play, Creating an Environment that Supports Language and Literacy, Fostering Children’s Reading & Writing Development and Creativity Through Daily Interactions.
Mega 7: Promoting Children’s Sense of Self, Developing a Sense of Racial Identity, Guiding Children in Expressing Their Feelings, Encouraging Successful Social Interactions, Helping Children Resolve Conflict and Addressing Ongoing Challenging Behavior.
Mega 8: Minimum Standards Training Refresher, Defining Family, Initiating Partnerships, Communicating with Families, Parent-Educator Conferences and Dealing with Dysfunctional Families
MEGA 9 (New Standards): Food Allergy Emergency Plans, Hazardous Materials, Emergency Preparedness and Transportation Safety.
Mega School Age Teachers: Minimum Standards Training Refresher, Engaging The Cooperation of School-Age Children, Lesson Planning 101, Creative Activities, Behavioral Guidance and classroom management. Request A Group Training
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