Region VI- LHSA Conference 2018

Pre-Conference 2018 

Five Best Practices and Tools for Recruiting and Working with Head Start Fathers

Fee: $150, Register using the Registration Form included in the packet.

Engaging and including Fathers is critical for Head Start Programs that are all focused on building strong children and families. This interactive session will teach Five Best Practices and Tools for Recruiting and Working with Head Start Fathers, including why, how, where, and when to best engage fathers.

Target Audience: Teachers/Caregivers, Parents, Management, Family Advocates

Session Content Specific To: Birth to 3, 3-5 Years

Patrick J. Patterson; Fatherhood/Male Involvement Trainer; Master of Social Work (MSW); Master of Public Health (MPH); Global Partners for Fathers and Families, Raleigh, North Carolina

Pre-Conference Session, Monday July 30, 2018

Parent Engagement with a Purpose

Fee: $150, Register using the Registration Form included in the packet.

Parent Engagement with a Purpose is a fast paced, hands on workshop designed to facilitate a true understanding of why engagement is important and how to capitalize on every aspect of engagement within your program. The training will assist participants with understanding the strategies necessary to tie mission and marketing.

Target Audience: Management

Julian Walker, Family Engagement Experts/CEO, Bachelor’s Degree, EPEC, Missouri City, Texas

Decoding and the Emergent Reader

 

Fee: $150, Register using the Registration Form included in the packet.

This session will focus on the importance of teaching phonemic awareness and phonics skills to Pre-K age students. Teachers will learn strategies and routines to properly articulate the phonemes (sounds) of letters. They will also learn how to engage children in age-appropriate activities that will enhance phonological, school readiness and Language Development.

Target Audience: Teachers/Caregivers, Parents, Management, Family Advocates

Session Content Specific To: Pregnant Women/Expectant Families, Birth to 3, 3.5 Years

Severina Nichol-DeSpenza; Curriculum & Implementation Specialist/CLASS Reviewer; MAT, Early LETRS Trainer, Reading Specialist; Really Great Reading Company, LLC; Cabin John, Maryland

 

2018 Program Book

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Call for Papers 2018

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2018 Pre-Conference Training Registration

 

2018 Pre Conference Registration List