SiteMap
Page Bottom  References from Other Sources

Calendar via Star Office    61,371 bytes



Community Calendar for Professional Development

Coordinated through Child Care Resource & Referral, Inc.
Vol. 4 No. 2

October - December, 1999

The following are available in-service opportunities being offered by a variety of community agencies within the Palm Beach County area.
Please be sure to follow the registration information given for each class, and to use the contact name and/or telephone number given for that class should any questions arise.

For those individuals who are working toward the renewal of their national CDA accreditation, workshops provided by CCR&R, Inc., qualify for CDA/CEU’s. Post testing after attending a workshop is required, as well as a processing fee of $3.00 per workshop. Procedural information is available at all CCR&R, Inc., workshops.


If your organization or agency has an upcoming event that you would like to have included in the Community Calendar, call Child Care Resource & Referral, Inc.’s Education Department for procedures and deadlines. The Community Calendar is
published quarterly.


in-service sessions...

Child Sexual Abuse Indicators: Dynamics and Impact
Presenter: Mike Van Wagoner
Date: October 5, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Children’s Services Council
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Children’s Services Council
Call: (561)655-1010

Managing Feelings
Presenter: Jane Robinson
Age Group Served: All Ages
Date: October 6,1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Kidswork, Jupiter
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

Customer Relations Workshop
Presenter: Gordon Levy
Date: October 6, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - noon
Location: FSP Training Center
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Dept of Children & Families
Call: (561)540-1197

Children: Difficulties vs. Problems
Presenter: Mark S. Ellinger
Date: October 7, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Children’s Services Council
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Children’s Services Council Call: (561)655-1010

Dynamics & Treatment of Physical Abuse
Presenter: Jeri Hosick
Date: October 12, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Children’s Services Council
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Children’s Services Council Call: (561)655-1010

in-service sessions...

Through the Eyes of a Child:
A Developmental Perspective on Grief
Presenter: Karyn Rosenberg
Age Group Served: All Ages
Date: October 12, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Greenacres Child Care Ctr.
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

Aids 104
Presenter: Ann Iles
Date: October 12, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location: FSP Training Center
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Dept of Children & Families
Call: (561)540-1197

Fun With Science
Presenter: Gloria Williams
Age Group Served: Preschool
Date: October 12, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Treehouse Learning Center, Belle Glade
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

Hittin’, Kickin’, & All That Stuff

Presenter: Sheila Lubin
Age Group Served: School Age
Date: October 13, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Professional Learning Center, Boca Raton
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

in-service sessions...

Strengthening Communication with Children and Adolescents
Presenter: Kathryn C. Shafer
Date: October 13, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Children’s Services Council
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Children’s Services Council
Call: (561)655-1010

How to Build High Self-Esteem
in Children Presenter: Meredith Kapla
Date: October 15, 199
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m
Location: Children’s Services Counci
Reg. Info: must pre-register Contact: Children’s Services Counci
Call: (561)655-101

Multicultural Classroom
Presenter: Concetta Archer
Age Group Served: Infants & up
Date: October 18, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Center Seven,
Riviera Beac
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site Reg. info: pre-register/prepay Contact: The Education Dep
CCR&R, Inc
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-084
2.0 in-service hours or 0.2 CDA/CEU available

Understanding and Helping Bereaved Children
Presenter: Liana Lowenstein
Date: October 18, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Children’s Services Council
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Children’s Services Council
Call: (561)655-1010

Indicators of Abuse & Neglect
Presenter: Gordon Levy
Date: October 19, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - noon
Location: FSP Training Center
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Dept of Children & Families
Call: (561)540-1197

in-service sessions...

Fun With Art
Presenter: Sandra Jackson
Age Group Served: Preschool
Date: October 20, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Treasure Chest, Boynton
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

Math Mania
A Make and Take Workshop
Presenter: Cathy Machaj
Age Group Served: School Age
Date: October 20, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: A Kids World of Fun & Learning, WPB
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

Stop the World, I Want to Get Off...! Part Two
Presenter: Lisha Sutton
Date: October 20, 199
Time: 9:00 a.m. - noo
Location: FSP Training Cente
Reg. Info: must pre-register Contact: Dept of Children & Familie
Call: (561)540-119

Integrating Math and Science
Presenter: Rhonda Heide
Age Group Served: School Age
Date: October 21, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Jupiter Elementary School
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

Weird Science
Presenter: Davey Cohen
Age Group Served: 3-5 year olds
Date: October 21, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Youthland, Delray Beach
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

in-service sessions...

Legal Rights of Children
Presenter: Pamela Wynn
Date: October 21, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Children’s Services Council
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Children’s Services Council
Call: (561)655-1010

Helping Children Cope...
Presenter: Sheila Brady
Age Group Served: 2-5 year olds
Date: October 25, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: CCR&R, Delray Beach
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

Shake, Rattle, & Roll
Presenter: Lisha Sutton
Age Group Served: All Ages
Date: October 26, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Tiny Tikes, WPB
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

Child Neglect: Dynamics & Intervention
Presenter: Jeri Hosick
Date: October 26, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Children’s Services Council
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Children’s Services Council
Call: (561)655-1010

Not Just Flannel Anymore
Presenter: Betty Bassett
Age Group Served: 3-5 year olds
Date: October 27, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: CCR&R, Belle Glade
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

in-service sessions...

Stress in the Workplace
Presenter: Julie Considine
Date: October 27, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Children’s Services Council
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Children’s Services Council
Call: (561)655-1010

Through the Eyes of a Child:
A Developmental Perspective on Grief Presenter: Karyn Rosenber
Age Group Served: 3-5 year old
Date: November 2, 199
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m
Location: Little Dude Ranch, Boynton Beac
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site Reg. info: pre-register/prepay Contact: The Education Dep
CCR&R, Inc
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-084
2.0 in-service hours or 0.2 CDA/CEU available


Aids 104
Presenter: Ann Iles
Date: November 2, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location: FSP Training Center
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Dept of Children & Families
Call: (561)540-1197

Power Problem- Solving
Presenter: Rik Pavlescak
Date: November 2, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Children’s Services Council
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Children’s Services Council
Call: (561)655-1010

Weird Science
Presenter: Davey Cohen
Age Group Served: 3-5 year olds
Date: November 4, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Professional Learning Center, Boca Raton
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

in-service sessions...

Depression and Anxiety in Children
Presenter: Mark Ellinger
Date: November 4, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Children’s Services Council
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Children’s Services Council
Call: (561)655-1010

Panel Discussion: Understanding Ethnic/Cultural/Religious Diversity
Presenter: Walter Pierce
Date: November 5, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Children’s Services Council
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Children’s Services Council
Call: (561)655-1010

Creating an Art Program
Presenter: Concetta Archer
Age Group Served: 3 and up
Date: November 8, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Greenacres Child Care Learning Center, LW
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

Interactive Bulletin Boards
Presenter: Sheila Brady
Age Group Served: 2-5 year olds
Date: November 9, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Center Seven,
Riviera Beac
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site Reg. info: pre-register/prepay Contact: The Education Dep
CCR&R, Inc
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-084
2.0 in-service hours or 0.2 CDA/CEU available

Indicators of Abuse & Neglect
Presenter: Gordon Levy
Date: November 9, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - noon
Location: FSP Training Center
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Dept of Children & Families
Call: (561)540-1197

in-service sessions...

Boys! Boys! Boys!
Presenter: Jane Robinson
Age Group Served: All Ages
Date: November 10, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Tiny Tikes Academy, West Palm Beach
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

Multicultural Classrom
Presenter: Concetta Archer
Age Group Served: infants up
Date: November 15, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Youthland ,Delray Beach
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

Working with Intimidating & Difficult Populations
Presenter: Julie Considine
Date: November 16, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Children’s Services Council
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Children’s Services Council
Call: (561)655-1010

Math Mania
A Make and Take Workshop
Presenter: Cathy Machaj
Age Group Served: School Age
Date: November 17, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Little Red School House, Lake Worth
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

in-service sessions...

Not Just Flannel Anymore
Presenter: Betty Bassett
Age Group Served: Preschool
Date: November 17, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: A Kid’s World of Fun & Learning, WPB
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

Teachers: The First Steps to Identifying Special Needs
Presenter: Sheila Lubin
Age Group Served: Preschool
Date: November 17, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Creative Learning Experience, Lake Worth
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

Fun With Bottles
Presenter: Sandra Jackson
Age Group Served: All Ages
Date: November 17, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Royal Palm Kiddie College, Royal Palm Bch
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

Dealing With Difficult People
Presenter: Gordon Levy
Date: November 17, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - noon
Location: FSP Training Center
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Dept of Children & Families
Call: (561)540-1197

No Potty, Mommy!
Presenter: Lisha Sutton
Age Group Served: 2 year olds
Date: November 18, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: CCR&R, Delray Beach
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available
in-service sessions...

Integrating Math and Science
Presenter: Rhonda Heide
Age Group Served: School Age
Date: November 18, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Kidworks, Jupiter
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

Helping Children Cope...
Presenter: Sheila Brady
Age Group Served: 2-5 year olds
Date: November 30, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Greenacres Child Care Center, Lake Worth
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site Reg. info: pre-register/prepay Contact: The Education Dep
CCR&R, Inc
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-084
2.0 in-service hours or 0.2 CDA/CEU available

Managing Feelings
Presenter: Jane Robinson
Age Group Served: All Ages
Date: December 1,1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Youthland, Delray Beach
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

Math Mania
A Make and Take Workshop
Presenter: Cathy Machaj
Age Group Served: School Age
Date: December 1, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: International Kids Zone, West Palm Beach
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

The Sky’s the Limit: Reach Your Potential!
Presenter: Lisha Sutton
Date: December 1, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - noon
Location: FSP Training Center
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Dept of Children & Families
Call: (561)540-1197

in-service sessions...

Weird Science
Presenter: Davey Cohen
Age Group Served: 3-5 year olds
Date: December 2, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: CCR&R, Delray Beach
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

How to Deal with Difficult People
Presenter: Mark Ellinger
Date: December 2, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Children’s Services Council
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Children’s Services Council
Call: (561)655-1010

Organizing Your Classroom
Presenter: Concetta Archer
Age Group Served: 2 and up
Date: December 6, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Little Red School House, Lake Worth
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site Reg. info: pre-register/prepay Contact: The Education Dep
CCR&R, Inc
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-084
2.0 in-service hours or 0.2 CDA/CEU available

The Gingerbread Man: Out of the Oven & Into Your Classroom
Presenter: Sheila Brady
Age Group Served: 2-5 year olds
Date: December 7, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Youthland, Delray Beach
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

Ten Tools for Team Building
Presenter: Rik Pavlescak
Date: December 7, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Children’s Services Council
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Children’s Services Council
Call: (561)655-1010

in-service sessions...

Math Magic
Presenter: Sandra Jackson
Age Group Served: 3-5 year olds
Date: December 8, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Tiny Tikes Academy, West Palm Beach
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

Indicators of Abuse & Neglect
Presenter: Gordon Levy
Date: December 8, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - noon
Location: FSP Training Center
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Dept of Children & Families
Call: (561)540-1197

The Ages and Stages of Child Development
Presenter: Jacquelyn Dwoskin
Date: December 8, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Children’s Services Council
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Children’s Services Council
Call: (561)655-1010

Can We Talk?
Presenter: Lisha Sutton
Age Group Served: All Ages
Date: December 9, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Professional Learning Center, Boca Raton
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

Creating an Art Program
Presenter: Concetta Archer
Age Group Served: 3 and up
Date: December 13, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: A Kid’s World of Fun & Learning, WPB
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

in-service sessions...

The Gingerbread Man: Out of the Oven & Into Your Classroom
Presenter: Sheila Brady
Age Group Served: 2-5 year olds
Date: December 14, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Kidworks, Jupiter
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

Aids 104
Presenter: Ann Iles
Date: December 14, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location: FSP Training Center
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Dept of Children & Families
Call: (561)540-1197

Identifying and Treating Children and Adolescents with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
Presenter: Susan Palmer
Date: December 14, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Children’s Services Council
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Children’s Services Council
Call: (561)655-1010

Not Just Flannel Anymore
Presenter: Betty Bassett
Age Group Served: Preschool
Date: December 15, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Royal Palm Kiddie College, Royal Palm Beach
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

Monster Math
Presenter: Sheila Lubin
Age Group Served: Preschool
Date: December 15, 1999
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: A Kid’s World of Fun & Learning, WPB
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

in-service sessions...

Customer Relations Workshop
Presenter: Gordon Levy
Date: December 15, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - noon
Location: FSP Training Center
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Dept of Children & Families
Call: (561)540-1197

Loving Relationships in a Turbulent World: The Art of Compromise and Change
Presenter: Kathryn Shafer
Date: December 15, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Children’s Services Council
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Children’s Services Council
Call: (561)655-1010

Building Staff Morale by Creating a Positive Work Environment
Presenter: Rik Pavlescak
Date: January 4, 2000
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Children’s Services Council
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Children’s Services Council
Call: (561)655-1010

Math Magic
Presenter: Sandra Jackson
Age Group Served: 3-5 year olds
Date: January 5, 2000
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Greenacres Child Care Learning Center, LW
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site Reg. info: pre-register/prepay Contact: The Education Dep
CCR&R, Inc
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-084
2.0 in-service hours or 0.2 CDA/CEU available

Boys! Boys! Boys!
Presenter: Jane Robinson
Age Group Served: All Ages
Date: January 5, 2000
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Little Dude Ranch, Boynton
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

in-service sessions...

Inclusion: Best Practices
Presenter: Lisa Cascio
Date: January 5, 2000
Time: 9:00 a.m. - noon
Location: Children’s Services Council
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Children’s Services Council
Call: (561)655-1010

All Around the Classroom: Creative Thematic Activities
Presenter: Davey Cohen
Age Group Served: Preschool
Date: January 6, 2000
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Professional Learning Center, Boca Raton
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

Fostering Moral Character in Children and Adolescents
Presenters: Marvin Berkowitz and Sanford N. McDonnell
Date: January 6, 2000
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Children’s Services Council
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Children’s Services Council
Call: (561)655-1010

Organizing Your Classroom
Presenter: Concetta Archer
Age Group Served: 2 and up
Date: January 10, 2000
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Kidworks, Jupiter
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

Interactive Bulletin Boards
Presenter: Sheila Brady
Age Group Served: 2-5 year olds
Date: January 11, 2000
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Training Depot,
Boca Rato
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site Reg. info: pre-register/prepay Contact: The Education Dep
CCR&R, Inc
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-084
2.0 in-service hours or 0.2 CDA/CEU available

in-service sessions...

Not Just Flannel Anymore
Presenter: Betty Bassett
Age Group Served: Preschool
Date: January 12, 2000
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: CCR&R, Belle Glade
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

Integrating Math and Science
Part II
A Make and Take Workshop
Presenter: Rhonda Heide
Age Group Served: School Age
Date: January 13, 2000
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Jupiter Elementary School
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

Burnout
Presenter: Julie Considine
Date: January 18, 2000
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Children’s Services Council
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Children’s Services Council
Call: (561)655-1010

The Neurology of Emotions
Presenter: Luz Van Meek
Date: January 19, 2000
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Children’s Services Council
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Children’s Services Council
Call: (561)655-1010

Play is Children’s Work
Presenter: Lisha Sutton
Age Group Served: All Ages
Date: January 20, 2000
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Rainbow of Love Preschool, Boca Raton
Fee: $10.00 pre-pay/$15.00 on-site
Reg. info: pre-register/prepay
Contact: The Education Dept
CCR&R, Inc.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-0844
2.0 in-service hours or
0.2 CDA/CEU available

in-service sessions...

What Employers Need to Know About Employment Laws
Presenter: Gail Battle
Date: January 20, 2000
Time: 9:00 a.m. - noon
Location: Children’s Services Council
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Children’s Services Council
Call: (561)655-1010

Working Effectively with Children in Groups: Cooperative Learning Strategies for Classroom and Out-Of-School Programs
Presenter: Jeff Balkan
Date: January 25, 2000
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Children’s Services Council
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Children’s Services Council
Call: (561)655-1010

Appraising Employee Performance
Presenter: Sandra Swanson
Date: January 27, 2000
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Children’s Services Council
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Children’s Services Council
Call: (561)655-1010

family child care...

Family Child Care Orientation
This informative class is offered to those interested in establishing a business caring for young children in their home. Contact the Resource Development Department at CCR&R, Inc., for information regarding the date and location of the next orientation.
(561)265-2423 / 832-0844

“Informal” family child care providers are still required to complete a 3-hour certification training class. Space is limited for these classes. You must pre-register and pre-pay to be assured a place in the class. The next family child care certification training will be held:
Date: November 13, 1999
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Location: CCR&R, Delray Beach
Reg. info: Pre-register/pre-pay
Fee: $20.00 pre-pay/$25.00 on-site

Contact: Education Dept.
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-084

family child care...

Family Child Care Certification Course
The law has changed for licensed Family Child Care Providers! Newly licensed providers must complete the Department of Children and Families 30-hour Family Child Care course prior to caring for children. The 30-hour course is offered each month. The cost of the 30-hour course is $60.00. You must attend all 4 sessions. Call the Education Department at CCR&R for information about the location and dates of the scheduled 30-hour DCF-mandated classes.
child development associate...

Palm Beach Community College offers the Child Development Associate (CDA) course on all campuses. For more information regarding the CDA course, please contact one of the following Palm Beach Community College campuses:

Boca Raton- (561)367-4531
Lake Worth- (561)439-8012
PB Gardens- (561)625-2532
Belle Glade- (561)992-6155

The Child Care Credential Assistance Association, Inc. offers in-service training and CDA course assistance programs. Call (561)882-9519 for more information.

first aid/CPR...

Child Care Resource & Referral, Inc. offers First Aid and Pediatric Life Support classes quarterly. You must pass a post-test to be awarded your certification cards/certificates. The next scheduled classes are as follows:

Date: December 11, 1999
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Class begins promptly. Late-comers will not be admitted
Location: CCR&R, Delray Beach,
Fee: $30.00 pre-pay/$35.00 on-site Contact: pre-register with the Education Dept
Call: (561)265-2423 / 832-084
8.0 in-service hours awarded first aid/CPR...

The American Red Cross offers a varied schedule of Adult CPR, Community CPR, Standard First Aid, Community First Aid & Safety, and HIV/Aids 104 at the following locations in Palm Beach County.

Charter Headquarters, WPB
Call: (561)833-7711

North County Service Ctr, PBG Call: (561)622-8003

C&C deHoernle Svc Ctr, Boca
Call: (561)994-2060

The School District of Palm Beach County offers First Aid/CPR classes at the following community school:

Location: Santaluces Community High School
Date:October 4,6,11
December 1,6,8
March 1,6,8
May 17,22,24
Contact: (561)642-6212

Location: Palm Beach Lakes Community High School
Date: October 2
December 4
February 19
April 15
June 3
Contact: (561)640-5025

Location: Loggers Run Community Middle School
Date: Classes run on a regular basis; please call for dates.
Contact: (561)883-8040

Palm Beach Community College offers child care First Aid/CPR classes on the following dates:

Boca Raton campus Oct 2 Dec 4
Lake Worth campus Oct 30
Nov 20
PB Gardens campus Oct 23
Dec 11
Belle Glade campus Oct 13/14

parenting...

The following is a list of parenting classes offered throughout Palm Beach County. Please contact the organization/ agency offering the class for further information.

Newborn Parenting Classes
Time: 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Location: Jupiter Medical Center
Contact: (561)744-4490

First Time Mom’s
Support Group Sponsored by: MOM’S Club
Royal Palm Beac
Contact: Michell
Call: (561)753-9009/795-4730


“Newborn Nurturing”
Sponsored by: One Family Place
Days: Tues. 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Fri. 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Location: please call for info.
Reg. Info: call to pre-register
Contact: (561)362-5110

Childhood Safety/Injury Prevention Training Program
Contact: Children’s Home Society
Call: (561)840-8443

“The Bereaved Parent”
Support group to assist those who have lost a child through death.

In conjunction with
The Governor’s Annual Summit on Domestic Violence
“Behind Closed Doors”–The Tragedy of Domestic Violence:

“Domestic Violence Costs Everyone”
Presented by: Representative Sharon Merchant
Date: October 4, 1999
Time: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: The Sheraton Hotel
West Palm Beac
Fee: $30.00 for Reception and Presentatio
Call: (561) 625-510

Sponsored by: Jewish Family & Children’s Service
Call: (561)684-199

Baby & Me/Toddler & Me
Presented by: Dr. Melanie Bazarte
Day: Monday or Saturday Morning
Time: Ongoing
Location: West Boca
Medical Center
Fee: $75.00 for 7 classes
Contact: (800)984-8558

The Single Parent: Challenges in Childrearing
Presenter: Jacquelyn Dwoskin
Date: October 6, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Children’s Services Council
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Children’s Services Council
Call: (561)655-1010

parenting...

Effective Parenting in Troubled Times
Presenter: John Abuso
Date: October 7, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - noon
Location: FSP Training Center
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Dept of Children & Families
Call: (561)540-1197

Fundamentals of Parenting: Discipline for the New Millenium
Presenter: Melanie Bazarte
Date: October 28, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Children’s Services Council
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Children’s Services Council
Call: (561)655-1010

Healing Family Problems through Effective Communication
Presenter: Kathryn Shafer
Date: November 17, 1999
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Children’s Services Council
Reg. Info: must pre-register
Contact: Children’s Services Council
Call: (561)655-1010

conferences...

The following is a list of upcoming local, state, and national conferences. Please refer to the contact numbers for more information.

conferences...

The 1st Annual
Parenting 101
Conference
Sponsored by: Sun-Sentinel and South Florida Parenting
Date: October 24, 1999
Location: Adolph & Rose Levis
Jewish Community Center
9801 Donna Klein Blvd.
Boca Raton, FL
Info: Call Sun-Sentinel Source Line 496-5463 (Palm Beach County) or 523-5463 (Broward County) then enter category 8950
5 in-service hours and 0.5 ceu’s

12th Annual School-Age Care Conference
Out-Of-School Time Counts
Sponsored by: Florida School-Age Child Care Coalition
Date: October 7-9, 1999
Location: Radisson Resort,
Coral Springs, F
Info: write to

FSAC

P. O. Box 5900

Orlando, FL 32859-00



conferences...
37th Annual
New England Kindergarten Conference
serving Pre-K through Grade 3 Programs
Sponsored by: Lesley College, Cambridge, MA
Date: November 7-9, 1999
Location: Hynes Convention Center, Boston, MA
Call: (617)349-8922
E-mail:
mgredler@mail.lesley.edu


Learning & the Brain
Using Brain Research to Reshape Classroom Practice
Sponsored by: Public Informa- tion Resources, Inc.
Date: November 7-9, 1999
Location: The Boston Park Plaza Hotel,

Boston,

Call: (617)469-6789 or write

P I R

1895 Centre St.,Suite

Boston, MA 32132-1

E-mail: apiri19@idt.



Boys Town USA
Common Sense Parenting
Training for Trainers
Sponsored by: Boys Town USA
Date: October 5-8, 1999
Location: Orlando, FL
Call: 1-800-545-5771

8th Annual Licensing Seminar
Community Partnerships- Building Strong Bonds
Sponsored by: National Association for Regulatory Administration
Date: October 10-13, 1999
Location: Hyatt Regency,
Indianapolis, I
Call: (651)290-6280 or write to

N A R

26 Exchange Street, 5th Fl

St. Paul, MN 55101-2



Southern Region Training Conference
Skillennium 2000
Sponsored by: Child Welfare League of America
Date: October 19-22, 1999
Location: Wyndham Hotel
1601 Biscayne Blvd.
Miami, FL
Call: 1-202-638-2952

The Florida Children’s Forum
Annual Conference
Sponsored by: Florida Children’s Forum
Date: October 19-22, 1999
Location: Bayfront Hilton,
St. Petersburg, FL
Call: (850)681-7002 or write to
The Florida Children’s Forum
2807 Remington Green Circle,
Tallahassee, FL 32308


horizontal line
to home page e-mail Page Top