Listen Up!: Improving Listening Skills in Young Children

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Date: Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Course #: WEB106

Time: 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m. CT

Location: WEBINAR

Cost: Free!

Credit Available: 0.1 CEUs; 1.5 SWCEUs; Approval pending by The Illinois Early Intervention Training Program

Description:

When children don’t listen, it can be extremely frustrating. This webinar explores strategies to support children that struggle with routines and instructions. Participants will learn positive behavior management techniques and interventions to help children reach their optimal potential with increased comprehension and follow-through skills. Participants will also learn how to promote listening skills, social/emotional development, and quality interactions.

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Instructors:

Angela Searcy, Ed.D

Angela Searcy, EdD. holds a B.A. degree in English and secondary education with teacher certification though the state of Illinois, a M.S. degree in early childhood development from Erikson Institute, with a specialization in Infant Studies and Doctorate of Education, with a specialization in assessment and response to intervention. Her research centers around the relationship between brain-based learning as assessed by the Classroom Assessment Scoring System and aggressive behaviors in Head Start preschool children in Illinois.

Angela has over 25 years of experience in the field of education providing services to children and families as a teacher, child development specialist and independent consultant. A former neuro-developmental specialist, Angela has specialized training in neuroscience. Angela is the owner and founder of Simple Solutions Educational Services, a professional development company, and a professional development provider for Teaching Strategies, LLC. Angela leads the integrative seminars for the Erikson online cohorts and acts as a continuing education instructor.

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