Northland Foundation Calendar

2020 Child Care Provider Appreciation & Training

All providers caring for children ages 0-5 years in northeastern Minnesota are invited. DECC Lake Superior Ballroom. 8:30 a.m. Registration opens; 9:00 a.m. Light Breakfast; 9:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Training & Lunch, Prize Drawings.

COST: $35/person, or $25/person ONLY for Northland Foundation Parent Aware Pathways Initiative participants. $5 for DECC parking.

Free books and educational materials! Breakfast & Lunch! Prize Drawings! Vendors! Earn 4 Develop Training Hours! Learn new ideas to help in your daily work with children!

PROGRAM: Andy Johnsrud will present two trainings -
"Handling Misbehavior Without Breaking a Sweat"
Explore how adults put an end to childhood whining and arguing in very caring ways. Examine empathy as the key to successful, healthy relationships between adults and their children. Course #144601, KCF II.C Promoting Social and Emotional Development - 2 Hours

"Setting Limits While Minimizing Power Struggles"
Examine how to set limits in ways that build trust and security. Explore why youth who have been hurt have so many issues with control and how to help. Gain tips and skills for taking good care of ourselves by establishing boundaries. Course #179580, KCF II.C Promoting Social and Emotional Development - 2 Hours

Attendees can receive 4 Develop Training Hours total. To earn the Training Hours, each person MUST have a DEVELOP number. Please provide it when registering. Certificates of Attendance will be given to those who work in fields other than child care/early education or who live outside of Minnesota.


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