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PWPBS Winter/Spring 2018 Training Series

Mary Cifuentes

PWPBS Winter/Spring 2018 Training Series

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Using Puppets to Make Social Emotional Magic Happen:2/6/2017 - 1:00-4:00 pm
This session will focus on the benefits of using puppets in early childhood education settings to teach social-emotional skills. Participants will learn about a variety of puppets for different age groups, embedding puppet use in routines, and tips for using puppets in the classroom. There will be videos to demonstrate fun puppet play, make-and take activities, and even a raffle or two.
60 Registrations Free  
Using Puppets to Make Social Emotional Magic Happen:2/10/2018 - 8:30-11:30 am
This session will focus on the benefits of using puppets in early childhood education settings to teach social-emotional skills. Participants will learn about a variety of puppets for different age groups, embedding puppet use in routines, and tips for using puppets in the classroom. There will be videos to demonstrate fun puppet play, make-and take activities, and even a raffle or two.
53 Registrations Free  
Communication is Key: Strategies for Unlocking Language: 3/1/2018-1:00-4:00pm
The focus of this workshop is on understanding the importance of communication and how it impacts our interactions with toddlers/preschoolers with and without developmental delays. A framework will be shared to help understand behavior and how adults and activities support social and communication skills. Practice activities with video samples will allow participants to better interpret challenging behavior and unlock the behavior’s communicative message.
58 Registrations Free  
Communication is Key: Strategies for Unlocking Language: March 6, 2018-4:30-7:30pm
The focus of this workshop is on understanding the importance of communication and how it impacts our interactions with toddlers/preschoolers with and without developmental delays. A framework will be shared to help understand behavior and how adults and activities support social and communication skills. Practice activities with video samples will allow participants to better interpret challenging behavior and unlock the behavior’s communicative message.
59 Registrations Free  
Supporting Families through a Team Approach: May 3, 2018-1:00-4:00pm
Priorities, issues, and concerns expressed by families of young children with challenging behavior are fundamental to teaming with families. We will discuss family-centered practices that respect each individual family’s values, strengths, and needs. Families are seen as equals in a team process and share in developing and implementing goals for their children.
59 Registrations Free  
Supporting Families through a Team Approach:May 10, 2018-4:30-7:30 pm
Priorities, issues, and concerns expressed by families of young children with challenging behavior are fundamental to teaming with families. We will discuss family-centered practices that respect each individual family’s values, strengths, and needs. Families are seen as equals in a team process and share in developing and implementing goals for their children.
59 Registrations Free  
Super Friend to the Rescue: June 7, 2018 -1:00-4:00 pm
It’s a bird. It’s a plane. No….It’s Super Friend! Super Friend is a character who teaches our toddlers and preschoolers how to be “super friends”. This session is jam packed full of fun ideas on how to include Super Friend into lessons. Super friend teaches kids how to share, take turns, ask for a toy, follow rules, and even how to clean-up. Participants will make-and-take materials and get a chance to win a few raffle items.
60 Registrations Free  
Super Friend to the Rescue: June 9, 2018 (Saturday)-8:30-11:30 am
It’s a bird. It’s a plane. No….It’s Super Friend! Super Friend is a character who teaches our toddlers and preschoolers how to be “super friends”. This session is jam packed full of fun ideas on how to include Super Friend into lessons. Super friend teaches kids how to share, take turns, ask for a toy, follow rules, and even how to clean-up. Participants will make-and-take materials and get a chance to win a few raffle items
59 Registrations Free  

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Event Details

A FREE workshop series funded by the Children’s Board of Hillsborough County.

Please select ALL sessions you want to attend and then you will be prompted to complete registration demographic form.

Sessions focus on effective strategies that promote social-emotional development and address challenging behavior in young children birth to five years old through implementation of the Pyramid Model. Topics are geared for teachers, teaching assistants, early childhood coaches, administrators, therapists, and mental health providers.

Coming This Spring: Infant teachers, be sure to check out our new Baby Series done in collaboration with Champions for Children. PWPBS sites will get to pre-register soon.

 

Using Puppets to Make Social Emotional Magic Happen

This session will focus on the benefits of using puppets in early childhood education settings to teach social-emotional skills. Participants will learn about a variety of puppets for different age groups, embedding puppet use in routines, and tips for using puppets in the classroom. There will be videos to demonstrate fun puppet play, make-and take activities, and even a raffle or two.

February 6, 2018 (1:00-4:00 pm) OR February 10, 2018 (Saturday, 8:30-11:30 am)

 

Communication is Key: Strategies for Unlocking Language

The focus of this workshop is on understanding the importance of communication and how it impacts our interactions with toddlers/preschoolers with and without developmental delays. A framework will be shared to help understand behavior and how adults and activities support social and communication skills. Practice activities with video samples will allow participants to better interpret challenging behavior and unlock the behavior’s communicative message.

March, 1, 2018 (1:00-4:00 pm) OR March 6, 2018 (4:30-7:30 pm)

 

Supporting Families through a Team Approach

Priorities, issues, and concerns expressed by families of young children with challenging behavior are fundamental to teaming with families. We will discuss family-centered practices that respect each individual family’s values, strengths, and needs. Families are seen as equals in a team process and share in developing and implementing goals for their children.

May 3, 2018 (1:00-4:00 pm) OR May 10, 2018 (4:30-7:30 pm)

 

Super Friend to the Rescue

It’s a bird. It’s a plane. No….It’s Super Friend! Super Friend is a character who teaches our toddlers and preschoolers how to be “super friends”. This session is jam packed full of fun ideas on how to include Super Friend into lessons. Super friend teaches kids how to share, take turns, ask for a toy, follow rules, and even how to clean-up. Participants will make-and-take materials and get a chance to win a few raffle items.

June 7, 2018 (1:00-4:00 pm) OR June 9, 2018 (Saturday, 8:30-11:30 am)

 

USF is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access Institution. For reasonable accommodations for a disability, contact Mary Cifuentes at 813-974-4345 or via email, mcifuentes@usf.edu, a minimum of five (5) working days in advance, preferably ten.



FAQs

 

What can I bring into the event?

All participants must bring: water-based markers, scissors, pen/pencil, glue, and 2 manila folders in order to complete make-and-take.

Some sessions require participants to bring additional craft items for make-and-takes. Registrants will receive an email listing what items to bring.

 

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

mcifuentes@usf.edu● 813-974-4346 (office)

 

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No.

 

Have questions about PWPBS Winter/Spring 2018 Training Series? Contact Mary Cifuentes

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Children's Board
1002 E. Palm Ave
Tampa, FL 33609

Organizer

Mary Cifuentes

Training Support Specialist

Program-Wide Positive Behavior Support Project

mcifuentes@usf.edu ● 813-974-4346 (office) ● 813-974-6115 (fax)

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