- 03August 3, 2019
- 13August 13, 2019https://www.mtecp.org/registry/register.aspx?evid=508626This course will explore the first level of the Pyramid Model that promotes positive behavior. We will explore how a child’s challenging behavior is used as a means of communicating and getting his or her needs met. We will focus on the importance of building relationships with children, families and colleagues and how environments, schedules and routines play a critical role in supporting children’s social and emotional development and preventing challenging behavior. Prerequisite: Introduction to Pyramid Model on childcaretraining.org.This course is free for all participants.
- 13August 13, 2019https://www.mtecp.org/registry/register.aspx?evid=508457Flathead Valley Community College, Early Childhood Center (FVCC ECC)715 Grandview Dr, Kalispell, MT 59901, USA
This course will explore the second level of the Pyramid Model aimed at preventing challenging behavior. In Module 1 we learned about the importance of building positive relationships and designing supportive environments. This Module builds on what was learned in Module 1 by learning effective strategies, ideas and resources to teach children friendship skills, emotional literacy, development of empathy, impulse control and problem solving. Prerequisites: Introduction to the Pyramid Model (on childcaretraining.org) and Pyramid Module 1.
- 14August 14, 2019https://www.mtecp.org/registry/register.aspx?evid=508459
This course introduces providers to the statewide agencies and programs in Montana that support quality early care and education programs. The course also includes information on program quality. Topics include licensing requirements, child development, curriculum, environments, guidance, family partnerships and professionalism.
This course is required for new directors within 90 days of hire or role change.
- 14August 14, 2019https://www.mtecp.org/registry/register.aspx?evid=508460
This course provides information to early childhood professionals regarding the Early Childhood system in MT. Early childhood practices that promote health, safety, professionalism and quality care and education are explained. Community resources to support early childhood professionals, families and children are presented.
This course is required for all new staff within 90 days of employment.
Cost: Free Event