Erikson now offers online continuing education webinars.

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Upcoming webinars

Strategies for Using Technology at Home

Instructor: Devorah Heitner
Date: Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Young children have more access to technology than previous generations, so parents and caregivers need support in knowing appropriate and effective ways they can use these digital tools with young children. This webinar, facilitated by Erikson Institute’s TEC Center and Devorah Heitner of Raising Digital Natives, will help guide parents and caregivers through criteria for choosing applications, setting limits, and modeling appropriate use of technology. The presenters will provide strategies that parents and caregivers can use to help develop their own family media ecology and appropriately and effectively select, use, and evaluate technology with young children.

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Anxiety in Early Childhood: A Root Cause of Behavioral and Emotional Issues

Instructor: Kerry Kyle Davies, LCSW
Date: Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Join us for a webinar examining anxiety as a root cause of challenging and often difficult-to-treat symptoms that resemble Attention Deficit-Hyperactivity Disorder and/or Oppositional Defiant Disorder.

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Young Children and Divorce

Instructor: Denise Duval-Tsioles, Ph.D.
Date: Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Explore the impact of separation/divorce and marital problems on children’s emotional and developmental growth. Through lecture, discussion, videos, and case examples, participants will learn how to reduce the risk of harm to children and help couples co-parent in a positive way.

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Pioneering Literacy in the Digital Age

Instructor: Lisa Guernsey and Michael Levine
Date: Monday, April 20, 2015

Experts in early childhood program and policy development share findings from The Seeding Reading Project, a multi-year initiative that examines if and how digital media can be used in early childhood programs to support literacy development. The initiative is led by New America and the Joan Ganz Cooney Center at Sesame Workshop and supported by the Pritzker Children’s Initiative.

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Ethical Social Work Practice in Uncertain Times

Instructor: Tonya Bibbs, M.S.W., Ph.D.
Date: Wednesday, May 13, 2015

As social work practice evolves, we anchor the uncertainty with disciplinary knowledge that guides intervention, including practice wisdom and attention to social work ethics. Join this exploration of ethics as they relate to social work professionals’ role in society and their developing moral selves.

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Mandated Reporting: The Essentials

Instructor: James Grabowski, M.A., LCPC
Date: Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Join us for this brief introductory webinar on mandated reporting and the essential facts professionals need to know when they suspect child abuse.

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Connecting Child Development and Technology: What We Know and What It Means

Instructor: Alexis Lauricella and Michael Robb
Date: Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Understanding how children learn, grow, and develop is crucial for understanding how children learn from and interact with technology. Learn more about the roles played by physical, cognitive, and social-emotional development in children’s interactions with technology.

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Technology Tools for Strengthening Communities

Instructor: Luisa Cotto
Date: Wednesday, October 14, 2015

As an early childhood practitioner, you are in a unique position to promote children’s well-being – in your school and beyond – by engaging families and the community at large. Rapid advances in technology have changed the way we define the concept of community, but we must provide programs and classroom environments that allow children and families to connect and learn from each other. In this webinar, you’ll receive evidence-based practices in the use of technology and digital media to engage teachers, families and the community.

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