Meeting the Needs of Early Childhood Professionals

Programs cost $25 per session and include a light sandwich-style dinner, a two-hour training session, and documentation of training. Dinner begins at 6:00pm and the programs run from 6:30pm-8:30pm. Seating is limited. Registration is on a first come/first served basis.

New this year, TECPA is offering several programs focused specifically on the needs of Lead Teachers and Group Leaders. These programs, offered during the work day, are a great way for professionals to work on leadership and advanced skills.

Nature-Based Curriculum Using Loose Parts
Victoria Hackett, M.Ed., Outdoor-Classrooms.com
Tuesday, November 8, 2016
First Baptist Church • 808 High Street • Westwood, MA
6:00 p.m. light dinner, 6:30-8:30 p.m. program
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Think Math for the Preschool Years
Peggy McDonald, Dir. of Carter Center for Children
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Morse Institute Library • Lebowitz Meeting Hall • Natick, MA
6:00 p.m. light dinner, 6:30-8:30 p.m. program
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SPECIAL LEAD TEACHER/GROUP LEADER SERIES
**Maximum participation of 40!**
Communicating with Confidence & Clarity
Scott Noyes, Empowering Programs
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
The Parkman Room, The Gardens at Elm Bank, MA Horticultural Society
900 Washington Street • Wellesley
10:00am-12:00noon (note time), refreshments will be served
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Helping Children Resolve Conflict & Manage Anger
Scott Noyes, Empowering Programs
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Morse Institute Library • Lebowitz Meeting Hall • Natick, MA
6:00 p.m. light dinner, 6:30-8:30 p.m. program
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Don't Pop Your Cork! Ideas for Nurturing the Nurturer
Jeanine Fitzgerald, The Fitzgerald institute
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
First Baptist Church • 808 High Street • Westwood, MA
6:00 p.m. light dinner, 6:30-8:30 p.m. program
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Creating Inspiring Environments for Young Children
Jody Figuerido, Ph.D.
Wednesday, February 8, 2017
Morse Institute Library • Lebowitz Meeting Hall • Natick, MA
6:00 p.m. light dinner, 6:30-8:30 p.m. program
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No Such Thing as a Bad Kid: Understanding and Responding to Students with Emotional and Behavioral Challenges
Scott Applestein, MSW
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Morse Institute Library • Lebowitz Meeting Hall • Natick, MA
6:00 p.m. light dinner, 6:30-8:30 p.m. program
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SPECIAL LEAD TEACHER/GROUP LEADER SERIES
**Maximum participation of 35!**
Use the Force, Luke! Managing Number One, First!
Essential Self-Management Tools for Educators
Charles Applestein, MSW
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
The Parkman Room, The Gardens at Elm Bank, MA Horticultural Society
900 Washington Street • Wellesley
10:00am-12:00noon (note time), refreshments will be served
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Planting the Seeds of Learning: Hands-On Nature Activities
Ann Marie Pilch, Education Director, Tower Hill Botanic Garden
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Morse Institute Library • Lebowitz Meeting Hall • Natick, MA
6:00 p.m. light dinner, 6:30-8:30 p.m. program
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Food for Thought: The Influence of Nutrition on Behavior 
Jeanine Fitzgerald, The Fitzgerald Institute
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Morse Institute Library • Lebowitz Meeting Hall • Natick, MA
6:00 p.m. light dinner, 6:30-8:30 p.m. program
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Pediatric CPR and First Aid Training
Juanita Allen Kingsley, W-EMT, Century Health Systems, Inc.,
Date: TBD


 

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