2022 Integrating Birth - 5 Training

Funded by the Preschool Development Grant through the Michigan Department of Education, Integrating Birth through Five aims to strengthen the knowledge and skills of early childhood professionals and build cross-agency collaboration to support young children with developmental delays and disabilities.  With a focus on caregiver coaching and inclusive practices, this initiative supports professional learning in Michigan's early childhood system for personnel in Great Start Regional Resource Centers, Intermediate School Districts, and child care settings.  

February 2022

Caregiver Coaching in Natural Learning Environments--Caregiver Coaching Cohort Only
February 17-18, 2022
Webinar

This is the first in a series of 2 Trainings provided by Dathan Rush and M'Lisa Shelden for the Caregiver Coaching Cohort in Michigan.  You must be a participant in this cohort to register for this event.     During this training, participants will learn about coaching and evidence based practices in a child's natural learning environment.  This training will be followed up by monthly small-group, one-hour meetings with the expectation of using coaching and natural lea... More

October 2022

Master Mentor Coaching--Coaching Cohort Only
October 13-14, 2022
Transitions PD Center, Saginaw

This is the second in a series of 2 Trainings provided by Dathan Rush and M'Lisa Shelden for the Caregiver Coaching Cohort in Michigan.  You must be a participant in this cohort to register for this event.     During this training, participants will learn about Master Mentor Coaching.  Participants will be taught how to gather information from coaches through direct observation, through a coaching log and through guided conversation.  This training will be followe... More