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    Hello! The Center for Early Education and Development at the University of Minnesota is excited to offer   Nurturing Healthy Development in the Earliest Months, the first part of a fully online, 2-part course sequence designed to support professionals ...

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    Doctoral degree

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    Hello, I have recently been considering going back to school for my post graduate degree.  My BA is in ECE, my MS is in Child and Adolescent Psychology.  I am not certain what program I would go for, looking for recommendations from the group.  Does ...

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    Hello Teran, Just wondering if this session will be recorded so those of us who are unable to attend can still listen? ------------------------------ Jennifer [Jen] Brown Training & Development Consultant UNM - Center for Development & Disability Albuquerque ...

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    As a caregiver with a child between 2 – 4 years of age working on communication skills, you are eligible to receive coaching in your home! Researchers at UNC Charlotte are conducting a  study  to investigate the impact of caregivers receiving technology-enhanced ...

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    Hello everyone! The editorial board of the upcoming Division for Early Childhood Recommended Practices Monograph about Leadership is seeking field-wide input about leadership and leadership experiences. Please consider completing this 2-minute   survey. ...

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    Hafa Adai-- I am trying to reach Early Intervention in Guam.  Email addresses from website come back as undeliverable. Bev Reidy ------------------------------ Beverly Reidy District Educational Specialist LDAH Honolulu HI (808) 536-9684 ---------- ...

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    Dear Administrators and Directors,      We are emailing to ask that you forward this email and the survey link below to early childhood/early childhood special education teachers.    We greatly appreciate your time in sending this to your ...

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    Not no specific info for the kiddos, but Self Reg by Stuart Shanker is wonderful, and his website https://self-reg.ca/ has some support. I am planning to take the self-reg for early childhood development at some point. There are some books specific to ...

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    Got Time & Expertise?

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    APPLY NOW to join the DEC Personnel Preparation Committee!! Personnel Preparation Committee The DEC Personnel Preparation Committee (PPC) is recruiting  up to two members (one professional, one doctoral student) . Consider expanding your service ...

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    Are you passionate about how we prepare the next generation of EI/ECSE professionals?  Do you dream about how best to support the professional development needs of our current workforce??  Do you have experience and expertise in these areas that you want ...

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