Seminars & Workshops

Innovations staff are available to do a wide variety of workshops. A sample listing follows:

  • How to Use the Innovations Series: Introductory workshop for teachers of up to 6 hours; curriculum books purchase for participants required, maximum number of participants--75.
  • Using the Innovations Series, specialized Workshops: Specialized workshops for infant, toddler, preschool, pre-k teachers of up to 6 hours on components of curriculum using the Innovations series. Maximum number of participants--75.
  • Using the Innovations Series: Introductory workshop for directors and principals of up to 6 hours. Maximum number of participants--30.
  • Using the Innovations Series: Improving Professional Development, Part I: This seminar introduces appropriate adult teaching and learning strategies and supports professional development specialists in planning, implementing, and evaluating the effectiveness of their offerings. Maximum number of participants--30.
  • Using the Innovations Series: Improving Professional Development, Part II: Advanced workshop for directors, administrators, and education specialists of up to 6 hours; curriculum and training books purchase (or availability) for participants required. Maximum number of participants--30.
  • Innovations Teachers' Institute: 18-24 hours in an institute format to introduce teachers to the Innovations Series, how to use it in the classroom, designing and using curricula, observation and assessment, child development, best practices, parent involvement and participation, teaching roles and strategies, environment, and teacher-child interactions. The institute format is designed to get teachers to be able to use the curricula independently and systematically with early learning standards and accountability measures. Curriculum book purchase for participants required, maximum number of participants--75.
  • Innovations Train the Trainer--Beginner:  6 hour introduction to training teachers to use and implement the Innovations series.  Participants must have or purchase the Innovations curricula books for age groups served.  Maximum participants--20.
  • Innovations Train the Trainer--Advanced:  12 hours in an intensive format for experienced trainers who are familiar with the Innovations series and their use by classroom teachers.  In depth consideration of using the components of curriculum to support program quality.

 

 

 

 



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