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Gather & Grow Online Conference

September 10 – 15, 2022


2022 Gather & Grow Online Conference
September 10-15, 2022

Single class cost: $25.00
2 classes per registrant: $45.00
3 or more classes per registrant: $20.00 per class
Register for all 6 classes (12 hours): $99.00

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Saturday 9/10/2022
8 am - 10 am
Re-Igniting Your Passion - Kristen Wheeler-Highland (VI) Ignite or reignite passion for your job. "Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven't found it yet, keep looking. Don't settle."-Steve Jobs. Most self-help books offer the advice "change is most lasting when it is built on small positive habits". Examine key insights from outstanding books, and what tweaks can be made today to ignite or reignite their passion (in work and life)! Experiment with a variety of tools used to create a personal action plan. Leave with several hands-on tools to use.
Saturday 9/10/2022
10:15 am - 12:15 pm
Well-being: A Call For Self And Community Care - Jamie Bonczyk and Kristen Wheeler-Highland (III) Learn the difference between stress and stressors. Explore your own well-being through a brief guided meditation and reflecting on your own self-care. Discover elements of community-care. Child Care professionals are best prepared to take care of others when they have first taken care of themselves..
Monday 9/12/2022
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Movement is the Key to Learning - Cindy Goldade (IID) Understand how reading a book requires subtle eye muscle movement just like kicking a ball requires large motor movements. Discover the relationship between movement and learning. Explore the physical skills of learning and their direct and immediate effects on ones ability to focus, remain centered and think rationally. This ONLINE Zoom workshop is based on the Brain Gym theory.
Tuesday 9/13/2022
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Rhyme Time - Theresa Peplinski (IIB) Learn the benefits of creating a playful and engaging learning environment through the incorporation of nursery rhymes and songs. Explore how nursery rhymes support learning domains and developmentally appropriate practices. This course is intended for early childhood educators working with children under school age.
Wednesday 9/14/2022
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Every Moment Counts - Stacy Boysen (IIC) Discover how strengthening emotional intelligence leads to greater health, happiness, and lifetime success in people of all ages. Explore emotional coaching strategies that help children to work through big emotions, develop problem solving skills, and become more resilient and better equipped to face life's challenges.
Thursday 9/15/2022
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Creating Wonderland - Hollee Saville (IIA) Does your childcare environment inspire a sense of wonder and encourage imagination, or is finding the right set-up more elusive than the white rabbit? Explore ways to foster children's growth and love of learning - and celebrate childhood - by creating an environment that is both fun and functional. In this online training, we'll look at ways to make your environment work for you and the children in your care, from the furniture and layout to the materials.



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History of your orders with printable receipts
Zoom Video access information for classes you purchased


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