Early Learning Connection Registration: Workshops: Workshop Section Details
NOTICE: Registration deadline is one week before workshop date. Participants will be notified of cancellations due to weather or other circumstances via the email they provided for registration. Registrant cancellations will be accepted until the registration deadline. A 100% credit will be given for use toward the registration fees for another Central Region Early Learning Connection sponsored workshop within the same grant year of the original workshop.

Workshop SectionWorkshop SectionEmotional Poverty ~ August 1, 2024 @ 6:30 PM
RegistrationRegistrationClick here to register for this section.
DepartmentDepartmentESU 10 Early Learning Connection
Primary ContactPrimary ContactAlexandra Dillon
Facilitator(s)Jennifer Strong
DescriptionDid you know emotions are processed 200 to 5,000 times faster than thought. Do you often ask people, "Why did you do that....?" and they are not able to provide you an answer?  To change behavior, the motivation for the behavior must be changed. This session will provide a better understanding of how and why the brain reacts the way it does and offer strategies that can be used to build and strengthen relationships with children, family, coworkers, institutions, and oneself. 

Provides understandings of origins of anger, anxiety, and avoidance
Gives a language to talk about brain regulation, integration, and emotional competence
Provides tools for educators to address and reduce anger, anxiety, and avoidance
Helps educators manage "the dance” that occurs between the educator and the child
Provides the tools to motivate good behavior
Identifies the differences in male and female emotional processing

Core Competency:  Social Emotional Development
LocationESU 10, 76 Plaza Blvd., Kearney, NE 68848
StatusStatusThis section is currently open.
3 Registered
0 Minimum; 76 Maximum
Section Date(s)
DateStart TimeStop Time
August 01, 20246:30 PM 8:30 PM
Registration DeadlineJuly 25, 2024
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Pricing Information
 Who     Registration Fee     Default Price 
 per person      $10.00  Yes 

Materials RequiredMaterials Required: None
Materials FeeMaterials Fee: $0.00
LunchNo, lunch is NOT provided.
CommentsEnter ESU10 through the North Conference door #11.
The session is in Room B.