Workshops and Webinars

Personal & Professional Development

Our workshops and webinars are available at no cost to professionals working with young children or parents of young children with special needs. Webinars can be accessed using a laptop, tablet, or smartphone. Use of a wired connection will provide participants with the best webinar experience.

STAR NET Region II works with our early childhood community representatives, workshop participants and the Illinois State Board of Education to identify helpful training topics. You will find detailed information about each workshop and webinar in our Training Calendar to help you determine which sessions will meet your professional development or informational needs. Please read the Workshop Guidelines for registration information, workshop and webinar content levels, and licensure and continuing education information. You can register online through links on the individual workshop descriptions or download a Registration Form and email, mail or fax it to the STAR NET Region II office.

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Workshop Date Location
An Introduction to The Creative Curriculum® for Preschool: Implementation for Teachers -
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
The Center: Resources for Teaching and Learning
ACTIVE MUSIC for ACTIVE LEARNERS: Brain Food, Body Fuel!
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
La Grange Village Hall
Preschoolers and Technology: Supporting Your Child’s Development in a Digital Age
06:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Madison Early Childhood Education Center
The Pyramid Model Workshop Day 1: Building Relationships and Creating Supportive Environments
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
The Center: Resources for Teaching and Learning
The Pyramid Model Workshop Days 2 and 3: Social Emotional Teaching Strategies
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
The Center: Resources for Teaching and Learning
The Pyramid Model Workshop Days 2 and 3: Social Emotional Teaching Strategies
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
The Center: Resources for Teaching and Learning
The Interplay Between Motor Control, Sensory Processing and Exercise to Support Readiness For Learning
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
The Center: Resources for Teaching and Learning
Pyramid Model Workshop Day 4: Individualized Intervention; Determining the Meaning of Behavior and Developing Appropriate Responses
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
The Center: Resources for Teaching and Learning
Culturally and Linguistically Responsive Family Engagement
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
East Maine SD 63 Family Resource Center
No I Won’t and You Can’t Make Me: Transforming Aggression Into Healthy Self-Esteem
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Glacier Ridge Elementary School