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August 2019

Intro to Resilience

August 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Smart Start of Pender County, 600 N. Timberly Lane
Burgaw, NC 28425

“Researchers have recently discovered a dangerous biological syndrome caused by abuse and neglect during childhood. Resilience, however, also chronicles the dawn of a movement that is determined to fight back.”  Join us to learn the brain science behind traumatic events and the skills you can use to increase resiliency and get back to you resilient zone. (1.5 credit hours) Cost: Free Presenters: Regina Bass-Corley, Resource Library Coordinator Jasmin Johansen, Program Coordinator Evaluator, SSPC 6:30-8:00 pm.  

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September 2019

Building Resiliency in Children

September 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Smart Start of Pender County, 600 N. Timberly Lane
Burgaw, NC 28425

In this training, we will discuss seven characteristics that contribute to a child’s resiliency as well as differentiate between encouragement and praise.  We will also discuss 5 ways to support a child’s development while nurturing resilience. . (2 credit hours) Cost: $10.00 Presenters: Regina Bass-Corley, Resource Library Coordinator Jasmin Johansen, Program Coordinator Evaluator, SSPC 6:30-8:30 pm.  

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Raising A Reader – Narrative Skills

September 17 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Smart Start of Pender County, 600 N. Timberly Lane
Burgaw, NC 28425

In this session, we will discuss what literacy is, how to introduce literacy to your daily routine and the importance of emergent literacy skills in the classroom. In addition, we will also discuss the importance of narrative skills in literacy. (2 credit hours) Cost: Free Presenters: Candice Dillard, Quality Consultant and Angel Parker, Early Literacy Consultant SSPC: 6:30-8:30 pm THIS TRAINING IS OPEN TO RAISING A READER LITERACY GRANTEES ONLY.

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Read to Succeed- Narrative Skills

September 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Smart Start of Pender County, 600 N. Timberly Lane
Burgaw, NC 28425

In this session, we will discuss what literacy is, how to introduce literacy to your daily routine and the importance of emergent literacy skills in the classroom. In addition, we will also discuss the importance of narrative skills in literacy. (2 credit hours) Cost: Free Presenters: Candice Dillard, Quality Consultant and Angel Parker, Early Literacy Consultant SSPC: 6:30-8:30 pm THIS TRAINING IS FREE TO READY READERS LITERACY GRANTEES, Fee: $10.00 FOR OTHER ATTENDEES AS WELL AS THE PUBLIC.

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Environment Rating Scale Fundamentals

September 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Smart Start of Pender County, 600 N. Timberly Lane
Burgaw, NC 28425

In this session we will review and practice scoring indicators in the scales. We will define commonly used terms, and identify resources available when using the scales. All Professional Development (PD) grantees must attend as well as each facility that participates in the Quality Maintenance Grant must send at least one representative unless a PD grantee attends from their facility  (2 Credit Hours) Fee: $10.00 Presenter: Shelly Martin, Quality, SSPC 6:30-8:30

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