Building a Trauma-Sensitive Classroom With Compassion

Learn how strong relationships and compassion can buffer the effects of trauma/toxic stress.  Also discover how to add practical strategies to enhance student-teacher relationships and build compassion in the classroom.  Finally, explore ways to manage stress and build resilience through self-practice.  Approved for 1 contact hour through DCDEE.


Promoting and Encouraging Success in the Preschool Classroom 

Developmentally appropriate practice is key to a successful classroom.  Through this training, participants will see the highlights of appropriate interactions with young children, techniques that work for behavior management and the importance of good communication with your co-teacher.  Approved for 1 contact hour through DCDEE.


Behavior Management Through Best Practice

Being proactive and using best practices in the early education classroom is key to success. Participants will learn different techniques to prevent and address problematic and disruptive behavior in the classroom. The most difficult times of the day in an early childhood classroom will also be addressed, again with ideas and interventions to make them more manageable. Appropriate for participants serving children ages 3 to 5 years and varying abilities, various job roles, across different settings.  Approved for 1 contact hour through DCDEE.