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 or download a Registration Form and email, mail or fax it to the STAR NET Region II office.

 

Workshop Date Location
Working Smarter Not Harder: Best Practices for Teacher and Instructional Assistant Collaboration
4-5:30pm
Webinar
The Pyramid Model Workshop Day 1: Building Relationships and Creating Supportive Environments
8:30am-3:30pm
The Center: Resources for Teaching and Learning
Teaching Strategies GOLD™ Online: Introduction for Teachers -
8:30am-3:30pm
The Center: Resources for Teaching and Learning
Introduction to ECERS – 3
9am-3pm
The Center: Resources for Teaching and Learning
The Creative Curriculum© for Preschool: Implementation for Teachers -
8:30am-3:30pm
The Center: Resources for Teaching and Learning
Opening Minds Conference - Fairmont Chicago
Transdisciplinary Play-Based Assessment-2 (TPBA) -
9am-3pm
Garden Terrace Banquets
Illinois Speech Language Hearing Association Annual Convention - Donald E. Stephens Convention Center
Annual Statewide Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Conference (Formerly NCLB) - Sheraton Grand Hotel
Building STEAM: Creating an Environment of Science of Science Discovery in Early Childhood
4-5:30pm
Webinar