Check out these free webinars for child care providers for May 18-22, 2020!
Updates and Discussion on Reopening Child Care in Ohio
Monday, May 18 | 1 p.m.
This webinar was hosted by Groundwork Ohio, Dayton Preschool Promise/Learn to Earn Dayton, OACCP, OAEYC, OCCRRA, and Southwest Ohio AEYC. Speakers reviewed information that has been shared by ODJFS, offered insights from other providers and shared opportunities to advocate for Ohio’s child care system. View the recording here.
You Matter: Promoting Professional Resilience During Collective Crisis
Wednesday May 20, | 2-3 p.m.
ZERO TO THREE will host this webinar to explore the stress can take in our lives and the self-care, reflective practice, and mindfulness techniques that can help combat and prevent negative effects. Register here.
Child Care, Mental Health and COVID‐19: Self‐Care Strategies During the Pandemic
Thursday, May 21 | 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.
Join the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services (ODJFS) and the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services for a training that will focus on strategies for child care professionals to deal with the stress of the COVID‐19 pandemic. View the recording.
Questions About COVID-19 in ECE Programs
Thursday, May 21 | 3-4 p.m.
In collaboration with the American Academy of Pediatrics, join NAEYC for an informational webinar with Dr. Michele Cheung who will provide an overview of COVID-19 and general preventive measures. She will review guidance for child care programs to reduce the risk of infection and spread within those settings. Register here.
Families, Children, & Remote Learning Panel Discussion
Thursday, May 21 | 6-7 p.m.
Join Southwest Ohio AEYC for a multi-part series of online panel discussions exploring different aspects of remote early learning featuring experts from Southwest Ohio. Register here.
Ohio Legislative Children’s Caucus Panel Webinar
Friday, May 22 | 3-4 p.m.
The Ohio Legislative Children’s Caucus will host this opportunity to hear from a panel of child care experts and state policymakers as they discuss the needs of Ohio’s child care system and the ways the legislature can support children and families. Register here.
Are you talking to yourself or listening to yourself?
Saturday, May 23 | 1:30 p.m.
From our work with young children, we know that if we can put what we are feeling and experiencing into words that it can be talked about. What are you saying and doing to keep hope alive? Social connection is one of our protective factors against risk. Join SWOAEYC and other professionals like yourself online for conversation and strategies for promoting your continued wellness. Register here.