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The Kentwood branch will be closed Tuesday, Dec. 10, for staff training.

Events

Events

Jan
6
Mon

Early Childhood Essentials: Cultural Competency

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/06/2020 06:30 PM 01/06/2020 07:30 PM America/New_York Early Childhood Essentials: Cultural Competency

Pre-registration required.This session offers one hour of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided. This training covers the definition of culture and cultural competency. We will dive deeper into exploring  how to create a culturally responsive classroom as well as using the same skills during parent interactions, within your agency, in regards to hiring practices, policies, procedures and annual training. Participants will be provided resources to take away.

Krause Memorial Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Krause Memorial Branch

Pre-registration required.This session offers one hour of professional development credit.

Jan
14
Tue

Early Childhood Essentials: Active Supervision

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/14/2020 06:00 PM 01/14/2020 07:30 PM America/New_York Early Childhood Essentials: Active Supervision

Pre-registration required. This session offers one hour of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided. This training covers the six steps to actively superivising the classroom. We will explore how these steps show up everyday in your classroom and what you can do to support the steps and become more proactive rather than reactive.

Plainfield Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Plainfield Township Branch

Pre-registration required. This session offers one hour of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided.

Jan
15
Wed

Early Childhood Essentials: Behavioral Struggles

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/15/2020 06:30 PM 01/15/2020 07:30 PM America/New_York Early Childhood Essentials: Behavioral Struggles

Pre-registration required. This session offers one hour of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided. Children act out for different reasons. The first step to dealing with tantrums, meltdowns and defiance is to understand what’s bothering a child. This training will help you explore the best way to handle behavior problems in children.

Wyoming Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Wyoming Branch

Pre-registration required. This session offers one hour of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided.

Jan
28
Tue

Early Childhood Essentials: Cultural Competency

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/28/2020 06:30 PM 01/28/2020 07:30 PM America/New_York Early Childhood Essentials: Cultural Competency

Pre-registration required. This session offers one hour of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided. This training covers the definition of culture and cultural competency. We will dive deeper into exploring  how to create a culturally responsive classroom as well as using the same skills during parent interactions, within your agency, in regards to hiring practices, policies, procedures and annual training. Participants will be provided resources to take away.

Plainfield Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Plainfield Township Branch

Pre-registration required. This session offers one hour of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided.

Jan
29
Wed

Early Childhood Essentials: Cultural competency

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/29/2020 06:30 PM 01/29/2020 07:30 PM America/New_York Early Childhood Essentials: Cultural competency

Pre-registration required. This session offers one hour of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided. This training covers the definition of culture and cultural competency. We will dive deeper into exploring  how to create a culturally responsive classroom as well as using the same skills during parent interactions, within your agency, in regards to hiring practices, policies, procedures and annual training. Participants will be provided resources to take away.

 

 

Wyoming Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Wyoming Branch

Pre-registration required. This session offers one hour of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided.

Jan
30
Thu

Early Childhood Essentials: Behavioral Struggles

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 01/30/2020 06:30 PM 01/30/2020 07:30 PM America/New_York Early Childhood Essentials: Behavioral Struggles

Pre-registration required. This session offers one hour of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided. Children act out for different reasons. The first step to dealing with tantrums, meltdowns and defiance is to understand what’s bothering a child. This training will help you explore the best way to handle behavior problems in children

Byron Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Byron Township Branch

Pre-registration required. This session offers one hour of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided.

Feb
10
Mon

Early Childhood Essentials: Active Supervision

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/10/2020 06:30 PM 02/10/2020 07:30 PM America/New_York Early Childhood Essentials: Active Supervision

Pre-registration required. This session offers one hour of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided. This training covers the six steps to actively superivising the classroom. We will explore how these steps show up everyday in your classroom and what you can do to support the steps and become more proactive rather than reactive.

Krause Memorial Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Krause Memorial Branch

Pre-registration required. This session offers one hour of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided.

Feb
11
Tue

Early Childhood Essentials: Behavioral Struggles

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/11/2020 06:30 PM 02/11/2020 07:30 PM America/New_York Early Childhood Essentials: Behavioral Struggles

Pre-registration required. This session offers one hour of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided. Children act out for different reasons. The first step to dealing with tantrums, meltdowns and defiance is to understand what’s bothering a child. This training will help you explore the best way to handle behavior problems in children.

Plainfield Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Plainfield Township Branch

Pre-registration required. This session offers one hour of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided.

Feb
13
Thu

Early Childhood Essentials: Active Supervision

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 02/13/2020 06:30 PM 02/13/2020 07:30 PM America/New_York Early Childhood Essentials: Active Supervision

Pre-registration required. This session offers one hour of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided. This training covers the six steps to actively superivising the classroom. We will explore how these steps show up everyday in your classroom and what you can do to support the steps and become more proactive rather than reactive.

Byron Township Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Byron Township Branch

Pre-registration required. This session offers one hour of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided.

Mar
19
Thu

Early Childhood Essentials: Behavioral Struggles

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 03/19/2020 06:30 PM 03/19/2020 07:30 PM America/New_York Early Childhood Essentials: Behavioral Struggles

Pre-registration required. This session offers one hour of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided. Children act out for different reasons. The first step to dealing with tantrums, meltdowns and defiance is to understand what’s bothering a child. This training will help you explore the best way to handle behavior problems in children.

Comstock Park Branch
Kent District Library programming@kdl.org MM/DD/YYYY
Comstock Park Branch

Pre-registration required. This session offers one hour of professional development credit. Adults only please; child care is not provided.