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
STEAM: Encouraging It, Implementing It and Keeping It Alive in Our Early Childhood Programs
9am-3pm
NIU Hoffman Estates
Introduction to ECERS – 3
9am-3pm
Northern Illinois Food Bank
The Role of Exercise in Regulating Behavior
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
The Center: Resources for Teaching and Learning
Integrating Speech and Language Therapy into Early Childhood Classrooms: Strategies for Successful Implementation
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
The Center: Resources for Teaching and Learning
Yoga and the Young Child
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Early Childhood Education Center
The Impact of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and Trauma
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
The Center: Resources for Teaching and Learning
Introduction to ECERS-3
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
The Center: Resources for Teaching and Learning
Integrating Speech and Language Therapy into Early Childhood Classrooms: Strategies for successful Implementation
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
The Center: Resources for Teaching and Learning
Introduction to ECERS-3
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
The Center: Resources for Teaching and Learning
Teaching Strategies GOLD™ Online: Introduction for Teachers -
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
The Center: Resources for Teaching and Learning