Partnership for After School Education

Issue 245

January 12, 2023

Educator Support Series

Child Mind Insitute’s two session online Educator Support Series takes place this month. The first workshop, focused on the topic of ADHD, takes place on January 17, 2023 from 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM and will address how to best support children who have difficulties with attention and behavior, providing practical strategies to utilize their strengths, manage symptoms at school or at home, and build skills for the future. The second workshop in the series, Dyslexia 101, takes place on January 25, 2023 from 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. The second session will provide an overview of the neurobiology of reading and dyslexia as well as discuss evidence-based interventions and accommodations. Registration is now open.

January 12, 2023

School-Aged Childcare Credential Course

Teachable NYC's School-Aged Childcare Credential Course is an in-depth study of competency standards that reflect best practices in after-school programs. The Spring 2023 course takes place on Wednesdays or Thursdays between February and April, virtually on Zoom. This course is specifically designed for individuals currently employed in school age childcare programs. Competency standards demonstrating the ability to nurture children’s physical, social, emotional and intellectual growth will be explored. For more information email or call (646) 353-5969.