We offer monthly teacher webinars!
6:30 – 8:30 PM CST
*Free for teachers of our partner schools. Check with your director.
- All webinars are available for continuing education credit in Minnesota in Develop/MNCPD; and Illinois in Gateways.
- You MUST register and complete pre and post tests to receive continuing education credit.
- Early registration fee is $25, which applies when you register by the end of the day on the Sunday before each webinar. Late registration fee is $35, which applies if you register one day prior to or the same day as the event.
- Our webinars are hosted using Zoom meeting rooms.
- For more information on continuing education credit areas and course descriptions click here
- You can also search for our courses in the Develop database: www.developtoolmn.org
May 18, 2021: Teach Children to Listen the First Time
Discover strategies to assist children in following simple rules, routines, and directions. Discover age-appropriate expectations for following directions. Implement proactive supports to teach children to follow directions the first time they are given. Content is delivered online and is exclusively owned by Behave Your Best, LLC. This is a Level 1 course. Learn more & Register Now!
June 15, 2021: Combat Impulsivity: Teach Children to Wait and Accept No
Learn how to anticipate and avoid challenging behaviors using positive guidance strategies. Recognize natural opportunities to teach children to wait and accept “no” for an answer. Content exclusively owned by Behave Your Best, LLC. This is a Level 2 course. Learn more & Register!
July 20, 2021: Teach Children to Stay Busy When Adults Are Busy
Learning to play independently, get dressed by oneself, and generally stay on-task at meal time, circle time, while washing hands, etc. throughout the day are important skills to teach children to ensure the classroom runs smoothly and predictably. Facilitate a child’s increasing sense of autonomy and independence by consistently providing a secure base from which to explore. Learn how to use your attention to provide a learning environment that is predictable and responsive while teaching independence. Content created and exclusively owned by Behave Your Best, LLC. This is a Level 2 course.
August 17, 2021: Teach Children to Transition Successfully in the Group Setting
Transitioning between activities is a pivotal social skills that ensures a classroom runs smoothly. Learn how to break down the task of transitioning into teachable components. List at least 3 social skills that are prerequisites to successfully transitioning between activities. Recognize routine activities and transitions as teachable moments. Describe how to help children learn to make appropriate choices. Content created and exclusively owned by Behave Your Best, LLC. This is a Level 1 course.
September 21, 2021: Talk Objectively About Unwanted Behavior to Keep a Parent’s Switch On
Talking to parents about unwanted behavior their child displays in the classroom can be challenging. Learn strategies to keep a parent’s “switch” on with content exclusively owned by Behave Your Best, LLC. Focus on skills you are teaching to replace unwanted behavior. Demonstrate expected behaviors for parents. Follow-up with parents. Role play how to handle parent responses. This is a Level 2 course.
September 28, 2021: New course! Set Your Classroom Up For Success for Behavior Management
Develop proactive routines to welcome new children into your care. Anticipate and prevent challenging behaviors using positive guidance strategies during routines. Discover strategies to improve cooperation with classroom routines and expectations for children whom display unwanted behavior during routines. Course offered online using Zoom meetings. Content created and exclusively owned by Behave Your Best, LLC. This is a level 2 course.
October 19, 2021: That Behavior Came Out of Left Field!
October 26, 2021: New course! Bridge the Gap Between School and Home
November 23, 2021: Assessing Patterns of Avoidant Behavior
December 21, 2021: Evaluate and Continuously Improve Your Behavior Guidance Strategies
December 28, 2021: New course! Advanced Social Skills to Teach to Replace Unwanted Behavior