Ohio Ready to Learn
Ohio Ready to Learn is a series of early childhood workshops that are funded through the Department of Job and Family Services. Workshops are provided for home daycare providers and private childcare providers. All of the workshops are "Ohio Approved" by The Ohio Child Care Resouce and Referral Association. These are all part of the, "Step Up to Quality Initiative," in Ohio. These workshops are searchable in The Ohio Child Care Referral Agency - OCCRRA
Contact Jaclyn Casey 740593-0359 for more information.
Topic 1: Reducing Stress and Building Resilience
This workshop will help early childhood educators and providers to identify personal stress triggers and develop strategies to cope with stress and practice mindfulness. Participants will also practice multiple teaching strategies that will support young children’s self-regulation skills and positive social behaviors.
Topic 2: Teaching Persistence
This workshop for early childhood educators and providers will focus on multiple teaching strategies that will support young children’s persistence in carrying out challenging tasks including self-help skills such as buttoning, tying and zipping.
Topic 3: STEM Everywhere Every Day
Everyday routines can provide wonderful opportunities to incorporate STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) learning into a child’s day in meaningful and relevant ways. Explore resources and strategies that will engage young children in age-appropriate, STEM-related activities that connect to everyday routines.
2-23-19 Athens Ohio
4-27-19 New Philadelphia