2021 Upcoming Scheduled Trainings

September 2021

Michigan Early Childhood Resource Collection Webinar
September 28, 2021
Webinar

You’re invited to a free webinar to learn about a New Michigan Early Childhood Resource Collection September 28, 20211:00 pm - 2:00 pm Hosted by: Early On Center for Higher Education, Michigan Division of Early Childhood, Mi-ACCESS, Michigan Association for the Education of Young Children, and Great Start for Higher Education Participants will get access to free, evidence-based resources for supporting each and every young child and their family.

Statewide Great Start Collaboratives/Parent Coalitions Orientation, Module 3
September 28, 2021
Webinar

This module gives an overview of key guiding documents to be aware of related to your position.  Great Start To Quality is reviewed and next steps to training and technical assistance are covered.

2021 Great Start Data Set
September 29, 2021
Webinar

The Great Start data set is almost completely updated and ready to share! Join us for an overview of the most recently available data, how to access the 2021-22 data set and more. Also, as you finish this year's actions plans, you can still access the 2020-21 data set here, using the password: ECSN2020

October 2021

Early On Coordinator Community of Practice - Virtual
October 04, 2021
Webinar

This Early On Coordinator Community of Practice (CoP) will be held virtually.  It is intended to encompass the geographic area of the Upper Peninsula, however, you may sign up for any CoP date that best fits your schedule.   This meeting is designed specifically to support ISD-level Early On Coordinators in their unique administrative responsibilities for the implementation of Early On throughout an ISD/RESA service area.  ... More

Cognitive Coaching Training at EUPISD: CANCELLED
October 05-06, 2021
Eastern Upper Peninsula ISD, Sault Ste. Marie

Cognitive Coaching SM creates self-directed persons with the cognitive capacity for excellence both independently and as members of a community. Research indicates that teaching is a complex intellectual activity and that teachers who think at higher levels produce students who are higher achieving, more cooperative, and better problem solvers. The invisible skills of teaching - the thinking processes that underlie instructional decisions - produce superior instruction. Cognitive Coaching is a r... More

Early On Coordinator Community of Practice - Virtual
October 05, 2021
Webinar

This Early On Coordinator Community of Practice (CoP) will be held virtually.  It is intended to encompass the geographic area of East Michigan, however, you may sign up for any CoP date that best fits your schedule.   This meeting is designed specifically to support ISD-level Early On Coordinators in their unique administrative responsibilities for the implementation of Early On throughout an ISD/RESA service area.  Commun... More

Early On Data Webinar
October 06, 2021
Webinar

This Data Webinar will cover the following topics: Information from End of Year 2021 MSDS collection and School Year 2020-2021. Latest info on Data Profiles, Findings, and APR Fall 2021 MSDS update When to expect Targeted emails for Fall, Spring, End of Year Look ahead to June 2022 If you have problems connecting to the webinar please call (866) 334-5437. This webinar is being recorded and will be posted in "News and Notes" at a later date. The PowerPoint will be emailed prior to the ... More

Cognitive Coaching Training at CCRESA: CANCELLED
October 07-08, 2021
Clinton County RESA, St. Johns

Cognitive Coaching SM creates self-directed persons with the cognitive capacity for excellence both independently and as members of a community. Research indicates that teaching is a complex intellectual activity and that teachers who think at higher levels produce students who are higher achieving, more cooperative, and better problem solvers. The invisible skills of teaching - the thinking processes that underlie instructional decisions - produce superior instruction. Cognitive Coaching is a r... More

Early On Coordinator Community of Practice - Virtual
October 07, 2021
Webinar

This Early On Coordinator Community of Practice (CoP) will be held virtually.  It is intended to encompass the geographic area of West Michigan, however, you may sign up for any CoP date that best fits your schedule.   This meeting is designed specifically to support ISD-level Early On Coordinators in their unique administrative responsibilities for the implementation of Early On throughout an ISD/RESA service area.  Commun... More

Combined Early On and Preschool Special Education Updates
October 08, 2021
Webinar

This call is an opportunity to share emerging guidance and system updates from the Michigan Department of Education (MDE). Early On and Preschool Special Education will be presenting together during this session.

Muskegon Area ISD - Virtual Child Outcomes Birth to Five (0-5): Early On & Preschool Special Education Training
October 08, 2021
Webinar

This virtual training is designed to assist personnel in understanding the federal and state requirements regarding Child Outcomes and the associated SPP/APR Indicators for C-3 (ages 0-3) and B-7 (ages 3-5).   Participants will be presented with information about the origins of the outcomes and the overarching goal as well as the three global outcomes. Information and practice will also be provided regarding the skills and information needed to accurately collect a... More

Clinton County RESA - Virtual Child Outcomes Birth to Five (0-5): Early On & Preschool Special Education Training
October 11, 2021
Webinar

This virtual training is designed to assist personnel in understanding the federal and state requirements regarding Child Outcomes and the associated SPP/APR Indicators for C-3 (ages 0-3) and B-7 (ages 3-5).   Participants will be presented with information about the origins of the outcomes and the overarching goal as well as the three global outcomes. Information and practice will also be provided regarding the skills and information needed to accurately collect a... More

IDA Practicum-Module 2 Virtual
October 12, 2021
Webinar

IDA Practicum Module 2: Module two is offered in a five hour interactive Zoom training and will focus on the application of knowledge gained in section one of the Module 1 on-line training. It is required to have completed the on-line prerequisite material before registering for Module 2 IDA Practicum.  Once registered for the Practicum participants will receive an email with materials to support this training/module.

Early On Coordinator Community of Practice - Virtual
October 13, 2021
Webinar

This Early On Coordinator Community of Practice (CoP) will be held virtually.  It is intended to encompass the geographic area of South Central Michigan, however, you may sign up for any CoP date that best fits your schedule.   This meeting is designed specifically to support ISD-level Early On Coordinators in their unique administrative responsibilities for the implementation of Early On throughout an ISD/RESA service area.&nbs... More

Ingham ISD - Virtual Child Outcomes Birth to Five (0-5): Early On & Preschool Special Education Training
October 13, 2021
Webinar

This virtual training is designed to assist personnel in understanding the federal and state requirements regarding Child Outcomes and the associated SPP/APR Indicators for C-3 (ages 0-3) and B-7 (ages 3-5).   Participants will be presented with information about the origins of the outcomes and the overarching goal as well as the three global outcomes. Information and practice will also be provided regarding the skills and information needed to accurately collect a... More

Early On Coordinator Community of Practice - Virtual
October 14, 2021
Webinar

This Early On Coordinator Community of Practice (CoP) will be held virtually.  It is intended to encompass the geographic area of Northern Lower Michigan, however, you may sign up for any CoP date that best fits your schedule.   This meeting is designed specifically to support ISD-level Early On Coordinators in their unique administrative responsibilities for the implementation of Early On throughout an ISD/RESA service area.&nb... More

Unpacking the Pyramid Model - Segment 1: Supportive Classroom Environments
October 15, 2021
Webinar

Based on the newly released book, Unpacking the Pyramid Model: A Guide for Preschool Teachers, this series of five segments focuses on crucial topics associated with effectively using Pyramid Model practices with children ages 2-5. During each segment participants will be invited to deepen their understanding of the Pyramid Model framework. Time will also be afforded to expanding the use of effective practices to support the social-emotional competency of children. The five crucial topics includ... More

Virtual Child Outcomes Birth to Five (0-5): Early On & Preschool Special Education Training
October 15, 2021
Webinar

This virtual Child Outcomes training is open to individuals in all service areas and is designed to assist personnel in understanding the federal and state requirements regarding Child Outcomes and the associated SPP/APR Indicators for C-3 (ages 0-3) and B-7 (ages 3-5).   Participants will be presented with information about the origins of the outcomes and the overarching goal as well as the three global outcomes. Information and practice will also be provided rega... More

Wayne RESA - Virtual Child Outcomes Birth to Five (0-5): Early On & Preschool Special Education Training
October 22, 2021
Webinar

This virtual training is designed to assist personnel in understanding the federal and state requirements regarding Child Outcomes and the associated SPP/APR Indicators for C-3 (ages 0-3) and B-7 (ages 3-5).   Participants will be presented with information about the origins of the outcomes and the overarching goal as well as the three global outcomes. Information and practice will also be provided regarding the skills and information needed to accurately collect a... More

Muskegon Area ISD - Virtual Child Outcomes Birth to Five (0-5): Early On & Preschool Special Education Training
October 29, 2021
Webinar

This virtual training is designed to assist personnel in understanding the federal and state requirements regarding Child Outcomes and the associated SPP/APR Indicators for C-3 (ages 0-3) and B-7 (ages 3-5).   Participants will be presented with information about the origins of the outcomes and the overarching goal as well as the three global outcomes. Information and practice will also be provided regarding the skills and information needed to accurately collect a... More

November 2021

Cognitive Coaching Training at CCRESA: CANCELLED
November 04-05, 2021
Clinton County RESA, St. Johns

Cognitive Coaching SM creates self-directed persons with the cognitive capacity for excellence both independently and as members of a community. Research indicates that teaching is a complex intellectual activity and that teachers who think at higher levels produce students who are higher achieving, more cooperative, and better problem solvers. The invisible skills of teaching - the thinking processes that underlie instructional decisions - produce superior instruction. Cognitive Coaching is a r... More

Adult-focused Child Abuse Prevention Program: Darkness to Light Stewards of Children Curriculum
November 05, 2021
Webinar

Let's Protect Initiative of Wayne County is offering an evidence-informed, adult-focused child abuse prevention program using the Darkness to Light Stewards of Children curriculum*, provided by Authorized Facilitators, Lacea Zavala, LMSW and Sabrina Oviatt, MA.  This effective, two and a half -hour course teaches adults simple actions that can have far-reaching, positive effects for children and is proven to increase knowledge and change behavior.     Course objectives... More

2021 Virtual Early On Michigan Conference
November 10-12, 2021
Webinar

We are excited to offer The 2021 Virtual Early On Conference: Strong Foundations for the Future of Early Intervention, offering participants three days of engaging sessions by renowned Michigan and national speakers. See the program to the right and the full agenda linked below for more information. Follow the Register link at the end of the page. After you have completed your selection of sessions, you will receive confirmation of your registration. An email with the links to each o... More

Cognitive Coaching Training at EUPISD: CANCELLED
November 16-17, 2021
Eastern Upper Peninsula ISD, Sault Ste. Marie

Cognitive Coaching SM creates self-directed persons with the cognitive capacity for excellence both independently and as members of a community. Research indicates that teaching is a complex intellectual activity and that teachers who think at higher levels produce students who are higher achieving, more cooperative, and better problem solvers. The invisible skills of teaching - the thinking processes that underlie instructional decisions - produce superior instruction. Cognitive Coaching is a r... More

Using Children’s Books and Storytelling to Connect Literacy and Social Emotional Development - Webinar
November 17, 2021
Webinar

Did you know that literacy and social emotional development occur on a parallel path? Well, it’s true! Early childhood professionals can connect literacy and socialemotional development activities across their daily schedules and routines. This provides children with many opportunities to practice these developing skills. Children’s books and storytelling can be fantastic catalysts to do this. This webinar will provide fun ideas and activities will be shared as we... More

In-depth Virtual DECA Infant and Toddlers : FULL
November 18, 2021
Webinar

This more in-depth virtual training is geared to clinicians and practitioners who are new to assessment processes or who want a deeper dive into the theory and application of this tool. In this training participants will: Learn about resilience theory and protective factors central to supporting infant and toddler resilience, Learn how to administer, score, and summarize results of the Devereux Early Childhood Assessment for infants and toddlers. Discuss how these results can be used to su... More

Unpacking the Pyramid Model - Segment 2: Developing and Modeling Emotional Literacy
November 19, 2021
Webinar

Based on the newly released book, Unpacking the Pyramid Model: A Guide for Preschool Teachers, this series of five segments focuses on crucial topics associated with effectively using Pyramid Model practices with children ages 2-5. During each segment participants will be invited to deepen their understanding of the Pyramid Model framework. Time will also be afforded to expanding the use of effective practices to support the social-emotional competency of children. The five crucial topics includ... More

December 2021

Unpacking the Pyramid Model - Segment 3: Using and Developing Friendship Skills
December 17, 2021
Webinar

Based on the newly released book, Unpacking the Pyramid Model: A Guide for Preschool Teachers, this series of five segments focuses on crucial topics associated with effectively using Pyramid Model practices with children ages 2-5. During each segment participants will be invited to deepen their understanding of the Pyramid Model framework. Time will also be afforded to expanding the use of effective practices to support the social-emotional competency of children. The five crucial topics includ... More

January 2022

Ottawa Area ISD- Virtual Child Outcomes Birth to Five (0-5): Early On & Preschool Special Education Training
January 07, 2022
Webinar

This virtual training is designed to assist personnel in understanding the federal and state requirements regarding Child Outcomes and the associated SPP/APR Indicators for C-3 (ages 0-3) and B-7 (ages 3-5).   Participants will be presented with information about the origins of the outcomes and the overarching goal as well as the three global outcomes. Information and practice will also be provided regarding the skills and information needed to accurately collect a... More

Combined Early On and Preschool Special Education Updates
January 14, 2022
Webinar

This call is an opportunity to share emerging guidance and system updates from the Michigan Department of Education (MDE). Early On and Preschool Special Education will be presenting together during this session.

Delta Schoolcraft ISD- Virtual Child Outcomes Birth to Five (0-5): Early On & Preschool Special Education Training
January 21, 2022
Webinar

This virtual training is designed to assist personnel in understanding the federal and state requirements regarding Child Outcomes and the associated SPP/APR Indicators for C-3 (ages 0-3) and B-7 (ages 3-5).   Participants will be presented with information about the origins of the outcomes and the overarching goal as well as the three global outcomes. Information and practice will also be provided regarding the skills and information needed to accurately collect a... More

Unpacking the Pyramid Model - Segment 4: Problem-Solving Skills for Children
January 21, 2022
Webinar

Based on the newly released book, Unpacking the Pyramid Model: A Guide for Preschool Teachers, this series of five segments focuses on crucial topics associated with effectively using Pyramid Model practices with children ages 2-5. During each segment participants will be invited to deepen their understanding of the Pyramid Model framework. Time will also be afforded to expanding the use of effective practices to support the social-emotional competency of children. The five crucial topics includ... More

DECA Booster Training (120-minute Virtual training)
January 25, 2022
Webinar

This is a live, 2 hour virtual training that provides a combined DECA-I/T and DECA Clinical refresher for those implementing one or both of these tools in their day to day practices. Main elements of the tool and new case studies are used to help participants dialogue and reflect to ensure DECA tools are being implemented with fidelity. Participants are required to have been trained in the DECA I/T and/or DECA Clinical by a certified trainer (MI’s Julie Helmer or Mary Mackrain or a Devereu... More

February 2022

Virtual Child Outcomes Birth to Five (0-5): Early On & Preschool Special Education Training
February 04, 2022
Webinar

This virtual Child Outcomes training is open to individuals in all service areas and is designed to assist personnel in understanding the federal and state requirements regarding Child Outcomes and the associated SPP/APR Indicators for C-3 (ages 0-3) and B-7 (ages 3-5).   Participants will be presented with information about the origins of the outcomes and the overarching goal as well as the three global outcomes. Information and practice will also be provided rega... More

Combined Early On and Preschool Special Education Updates
February 11, 2022
Webinar

This call is an opportunity to share emerging guidance and system updates from the Michigan Department of Education (MDE). Early On and Preschool Special Education will be presenting together during this session.

In-depth Virtual DECA Infant and Toddlers
February 16, 2022
Webinar

This more in-depth virtual training is geared to clinicians and practitioners who are new to assessment processes or who want a deeper dive into the theory and application of this tool. In this training participants will: Learn about resilience theory and protective factors central to supporting infant and toddler resilience, Learn how to administer, score, and summarize results of the Devereux Early Childhood Assessment for infants and toddlers. Discuss how these results can be used to su... More

Livingston ESA - Virtual Child Outcomes Birth to Five (0-5): Early On & Preschool Special Education Training
February 25, 2022
Webinar

This virtual Child Outcomes training is open to individuals in all service areas and is designed to assist personnel in understanding the federal and state requirements regarding Child Outcomes and the associated SPP/APR Indicators for C-3 (ages 0-3) and B-7 (ages 3-5).   Participants will be presented with information about the origins of the outcomes and the overarching goal as well as the three global outcomes. Information and practice will also be provided rega... More

Unpacking the Pyramid Model - Segment 5: Understanding and Preventing Persistent Challenging Behavior
February 25, 2022
Webinar

Based on the newly released book, Unpacking the Pyramid Model: A Guide for Preschool Teachers, this series of five segments focuses on crucial topics associated with effectively using Pyramid Model practices with children ages 2-5. During each segment participants will be invited to deepen their understanding of the Pyramid Model framework. Time will also be afforded to expanding the use of effective practices to support the social-emotional competency of children. The five crucial topics includ... More

April 2022

Combined Early On and Preschool Special Education Updates
April 08, 2022
Webinar

This call is an opportunity to share emerging guidance and system updates from the Michigan Department of Education (MDE). Early On and Preschool Special Education will be presenting together during this session.

Cognitive Coaching Training at CCRESA: CANCELLED
April 28-29, 2022
Clinton County RESA, St. Johns

Cognitive Coaching SM creates self-directed persons with the cognitive capacity for excellence both independently and as members of a community. Research indicates that teaching is a complex intellectual activity and that teachers who think at higher levels produce students who are higher achieving, more cooperative, and better problem solvers. The invisible skills of teaching - the thinking processes that underlie instructional decisions - produce superior instruction. Cognitive Coaching is a r... More

May 2022

Cognitive Coaching Training at EUPISD: CANCELLED
May 03-04, 2022
Eastern Upper Peninsula ISD, Sault Ste. Marie

Cognitive Coaching SM creates self-directed persons with the cognitive capacity for excellence both independently and as members of a community. Research indicates that teaching is a complex intellectual activity and that teachers who think at higher levels produce students who are higher achieving, more cooperative, and better problem solvers. The invisible skills of teaching - the thinking processes that underlie instructional decisions - produce superior instruction. Cognitive Coaching is a r... More

Combined Early On and Preschool Special Education Updates
May 13, 2022
Webinar

This call is an opportunity to share emerging guidance and system updates from the Michigan Department of Education (MDE). Early On and Preschool Special Education will be presenting together during this session.

Cognitive Coaching Training at EUPISD: CANCELLED
May 25-26, 2022
Eastern Upper Peninsula ISD, Sault Ste. Marie

Cognitive Coaching SM creates self-directed persons with the cognitive capacity for excellence both independently and as members of a community. Research indicates that teaching is a complex intellectual activity and that teachers who think at higher levels produce students who are higher achieving, more cooperative, and better problem solvers. The invisible skills of teaching - the thinking processes that underlie instructional decisions - produce superior instruction. Cognitive Coaching is a r... More

June 2022

Cognitive Coaching Training at CCRESA: CANCELLED
June 06-07, 2022
Clinton County RESA, St. Johns

Cognitive Coaching SM creates self-directed persons with the cognitive capacity for excellence both independently and as members of a community. Research indicates that teaching is a complex intellectual activity and that teachers who think at higher levels produce students who are higher achieving, more cooperative, and better problem solvers. The invisible skills of teaching - the thinking processes that underlie instructional decisions - produce superior instruction. Cognitive Coaching is a r... More