Group Classes

Wharton —

Learn to identify challenging behaviors that interfere with learning in an early childhood setting. Introduce appropriate and interactive techniques for developing children's self-regulation strategies. Brainstorm interventions for changing challenging behaviors.

35 slots available
Registration closes on 12.05.2019 at 05:00 p.m. CST
Houston —

Shelter from the Storm is a one day training that focuses on helping Early Childhood Education providers understand how community disasters may affect young children and what they can do in their interactions with children or families to help buffer them from the stress of the current or lingering uncertainty that may follow a traumatic event. Additionally, the training addresses the need for those working with young children to prioritize self-care and reflective practices.

58 slots available
Registration closes on 12.11.2019 at 05:00 p.m. CST
Tomball —

Understanding children's social and emotional development is crucial to providing responsive interactions and guidance that limit children's disruptive behaviors. Join us for an interactive, hands-on session full of practical tips and suggestions for a better tomorrow.

5 slots available
Registration closes on 12.12.2019 at 05:00 p.m. CST
Houston —

Math is such an important foundation for our children's cognitive growth and is a key predictor of success in school. Participants will learn the progressions of math that help lead students to long term, concrete understanding. 

35 slots available
Registration closes on 01.16.2020 at 05:00 p.m. CST
Houston —

Caregiver-child interactions are the most important influences upon a child's success in early years. In this session, caregivers will be introduced to strategies that support the development of children's social, emotional, cognitive, and language skills as they embrace the concept of being warm and responsive to children.

34 slots available
Registration closes on 01.23.2020 at 05:00 p.m. CST
Bay City —

Diversity encompasses individual interests, capabilities, racial, cultural, age and gender as well as language differences. Participants will learn strategies on how to incorporate, respect and value different languages in the classroom.

35 slots available
Registration closes on 01.23.2020 at 05:00 p.m. CST
La Porte —

Esta capacitación ayuda a los participantes a desarrollar un plan de lección temática fácil para niños en edad preescolar siguiendo prácticas de desarrollo apropiadas para las etapas de desarrollo de los niños en edad preescolar. Se proporcionará un ejemplo de plan de lección preescolar. Los participantes, trabajando en grupos de tres, podrán desarrollar un plan grupal de lecciones preescolares para tomar.

34 slots available
Registration closes on 01.23.2020 at 05:00 p.m. CST
Magnolia —

Participants will review the meaning of responsive interactions and guidance, as well as developmental stages and milestones. From this foundation, participants will learn developmentally appropriate and effective strategies to easily incorporate into everyday routines throughout the day.

20 slots available
Registration closes on 02.13.2020 at 05:00 p.m. CST

Education by the Numbers

Percentage of teachers in Texas
that only meet the minimal level
of teacher education - a high
school diploma or GED.

Texas pre-K classes currently have
over twice the national average for
teacher/child ratios.

5,890 Early education prefessionals
received professional development
through Collaborative for Children's
trainings and educator resources.