Early Childhood Education

  • Be The Bridge to Learning - Spring Early Learning Summit 2017 - March 4, 2017

    This workshop is designed for educators working from toddlerhood through early elementary.  Dr. Wendy Ostroff will discuss the significance of brain development in the early years, including what happens during children's development to wire their brains for attention, language, curiosity and memory.  This interactive workshop will include opportunities for participants to reflect and respond to prompts, including stories and plans to apply the research findings, and experience playful learning, collaboration, and the uses of divergent thinking. 

    Training of Trainers Alignment and Using Data to Inform Instruction - March 7, 2017

    On March 7, 2017, the MCOE will host this Training of Trainers seminar for PreK-3 Early School Success focusing on:

    • Using data to inform instruction
    • Common Core & Curriculum alignment
    • Creating a formal process to review data
    • Development of a data plan to include CELDT, CLASS, EduSnap and SBAC 

    DRDP Planning with Data Module 3 - March 11, 2017

    At this workshop, learn about:

    • Using DRDP results to plan for individual children and groups of children
    • Looking in depth at how to plan for small and large groups of children as well as individualize for specific children
    • Utilizing the foundations and framework in the planning process

    Please refer to the attached flyer for registration and also note that a prerequisite for this workshop is DRSP 2015 Teacher Training (Module 1). Completion of this workshop is approved for the Marin AB212 and CTKS 21 hour professional development requirement.

    Transitional Kindergarten 2017-2017 Workshop Series - March 15, 2017

    The next date for the transitional kindergarten 2016-2017 workshop series will be March 15, 2017.  Please see attached flyer for enrollment to this free workshop presented by the California Preschool Instructional Network (CPIN) at MCOE.