Promoting Brain Building Through Curriculum

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Offered by: 
Early ChildhoodEducator Trainings

Description

​YOU are a young child's brain architect! Did you know that brain building happens every time and every place a child is nurtured and engaged? Join us as we look at ideas for brain building that are EASY to do and will help lay the foundation for a lifetime of success.  Workshop includes information on:

  • Brain development
  • Strategies for positive brain connections through curriculum

  • Activities to promote healthy brain development

  • Events that may interfere with healthy development

This session addresses Massachusetts Core Competency 1: Understanding the Growth and Development of Children and Youth and Massachusetts Core Competency 5: Learning Environments and Curriculum.

Audience

Early Childhood Educators

Credits

2 training hours

Date and Location

  • April 24, 2018, 6:15pm - 8:15pm, Rise and Shine Academy, South Hadley (Register by April 17)
  • May 1, 2018, 6:15pm - 8:15pm, Belchertown Family Center (Register by April 24)
  • May 8, 2018, 6:15pm - 8:15pm, Conte Community School, Pittsfield (Register by May 1)

Cost and Registration

The cost of the workshop is $30. Register online or download and mail the registration form, available on the right side of this page.

Registration closes one week before the workshop.

For more information, contact:
Position: 
Administrative Assistant
Phone: 
413.586.4900 x5568
Email: 
ebouvier@collaborative.org