Early Learning Connection Registration: Workshops: Workshop Details
WorkshopWorkshopBrain-Wise Strategies to Impact Children in a Meaningful Way
DepartmentDepartmentESU 10 Early Learning Connection
Default ContactDefault ContactAlexandra Dillon
Default LocationDistance Learning Zoom Platform
DescriptionThis training will provide participants with an understanding on social and emotional development and provide them with concrete strategies to use with children. Participants will be trained on self-regulation tools, strategies to emotionally connect with children, how to utilize problem solving skills to support social development, and empathy skills. Participants will reflect on their own struggles and how this gets in the way of meeting children's emotional needs. Participants will learn ways to help themselves regulate in the classroom.

-Participants will obtain knowledge on how prolonged stress impacts brain development, social and emotional development, attachment, and behavioral responses.

-Participants will understand the importance of emotional connection and what this means for children's regulation.
-Participants will learn specific strategies on how to respond to children in a brain-wise way to support reduction in maladaptive behaviors and overall improved emotional regulation

Core Competency:  Social and Emotional Development