Postponed: Play in Calgary!
Mar 19

Postponed: Play in Calgary!

March 19, 2020 @ 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
5918 3 Street SW
To be rescheduled for a future date in light of COVID-19 concerns. Free presentation! Presentation and discussion facilitated by the YYC Plays team on how you as a play educator, school-age educator, ECE professional play... Read more
Oct 09

Challenging Behaviors Challenging You?

October 9, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
ELCC & Community Development Education Centre
Behavior Guidance for School-Age Programs Care-giving can be challenging at times.  Sometimes it feels like you are always trying to solve the puzzle. We are here to help you with this challenge!  With our many years... Read more
Sep 26

Brain Science

September 26, 2019 @ 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
ELCC & Community Development Education Centre
AECEA & GOV APPROVED! CDA, CDW, CDS Apply for funding now! This workshop will provide an overview of the hot topics in brain development, and how to synthesize this information into a  research-informed practice. Participants... Read more
Mar 29

The Next “Right” Thing

March 29, 2021 @ 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Online
ONLY $5.00!   The Next "Right" Thing When the future seems a bit cloudy and we are not sure what to do next, we can move forward in confidence if we are determined to do... Read more
Oct 23

School & Community Relationships: Make your school-age program the center of your community.

October 23, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
ELCC & Community Development Education Centre
“It takes a village to raise a child” “It takes a community support a school” The answer to a prosperous environment where children thrive is ensuring strong, authentic, collaborative relationships between school, community and family.... Read more
Nov 20

The Power of Oral Storytelling

November 20, 2019 @ 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
ELCC & Community Development
AECEA & GOV APPROVED! CDA, CDW, CDS apply for funding now! Research shows that we as humans learn best through stories. This session will provide an overview of some of the hot topics about the... Read more
Mar 29

Communication Skills & Customer Service

March 29, 2021 @ 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Online
Only $5.00! Communication Skills & Customer Service Early Childhood Care & Education involves a high level of customer service. It takes a skilled educator to strategically utilize customer service to your advantage! Practice basic communication... Read more
Nov 06

The Importance of Play in School Age Care

November 6, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
ELCC & Community Development Education Centre
Growing up is Hard! Why is Play a child's Work? It is difficult to learn to foster early skills in childhood and carry them through the hardships of growing up in a society that does... Read more
Jan 13

When Consequences Don’t Work

January 13, 2020 @ 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
ELCC & Community Development
AECEA & Government Approved! CDAs, CDWs, CDSs apply for funding! In this workshop, we will look at the differences between logical & natural consequences, discuss why some consequences don't work and consider some positive re-enforcers... Read more
Jan 25

Observation & Documentation

January 25, 2022 @ 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
425 78 Avenue SW
In person if Alberta restrictions allow at that time. If not, then virtual. This interactive workshop will invite early childhood educators to share their experiences and ideas regarding the observation and documentation process using the... Read more