ECE-3339

Books aren't just for story time anymore! Discover creative ways to incorporate seasonal children's books into various interest centers and throughout all areas of learning and development.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-3344

Explore the law that governs special education (the IDEA), the definition of special education, the ten basic steps of special education, and parents’ rights. Gain an understanding of the IEP meeting, preparing for the meeting, who must attend, what must be on the IEP, and what to do if you disagree with the IEP.

Tuition $0

Hours: 4.5

ECE-3345

Explore the IEP by going through each section, step-by-step, with special emphasis on Assistive Technology and Accommodations. This hands-on training explains record keeping basics along with providing a 3-ring binder with tabs for all your child’s important IEP documents.

Tuition $0

Hours: 4.5

ECE-3444

Comprehend why sensory play is an essential component of early childhood development. Discover ways to include the five senses in everyday activities and provide sensory experiences for young children.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-3469

Share information and connect with the families of children with special needs.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-3498

What is Autism? Explore ways to provide developmentally appropriate care, and education techniques for working with young children with Autism.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-3529

Improve your ability to help care for and educate young children with Autism as you concentrate on learning specific behavior and guidance strategies.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-3534

Do you communicate effectively with your staff? Discover practical ways to communicate and connect with the families of children in your childcare setting.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-3556

You will acquire strategies for supporting both home language development and English language learning while collecting ideas for literacy materials, props, and ways to meet the needs of English language learners.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-3573

Learn specific visual strategies and communications systems designed to help caregivers support children with Autism.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-3797

The arrangement of the physical environment is a vital part of any program. Gather ideas for helping staff use the arrangement of space and materials to meet the developmental needs of young children.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-3798

Help staff grow in their commitment to your program and the field of early childhood education by encouraging professional attitudes and behaviors. Provide your staff with the knowledge and assistance they need to provide the best possible experiences for children and families.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-3802

Bring your staff together for this fun-filled, an activity-rich training course that demonstrates the importance of the "3 C's": Communication, Cooperation, and Common Purpose.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-3808

Both female employers and employees dominate the early childhood workforce. Learn about the problems most commonly faced by women as they lead other women, and gather ideas for dealing with universal issues, such as "buddy or boss?"

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-3834

Explore the NAEYC Code of Ethical Conduct while considering how this position statement impacts the actions of both you and your staff.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-3847

Stress is one of the most significant factors impacting health, work, home, and happiness. Through discussion and activities, explore the causes and results of stress and the tools for coping with difficult situations in the school-based setting. Learn to maximize your time and lower your stress level.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-3863

Topics covered include selection and storage of materials, portfolio forms and tools, and the creation of a portfolio assessment policy.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-3883

Learn how to effectively manage your resources as well as those of your child care center. Explore the topics of budgeting, fundraising, collecting fees, delegating responsibilities, dealing with paper piles, and much more.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-3890

The guidelines of a developmentally appropriate program will be discussed, and excellence in the administration of an early learning program will be examined.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-3898

Designed for center administrators, will show you how to help staff use evidence-based framework to address children's social, emotional development, and challenging behavior.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-3922

Young children are naturally energetic, but why are some children highly active? Discover reasons for high activity levels, and what you can do to help guide and support children who consistently exhibit impulsive, distracted behaviors.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-3925

Creative art activities help children develop a variety of important skills, including cognitive, physical, social-emotional, and language. Utilize a variety of fresh, creative art activities to engage children and enrich your curriculum. You need to bring a pair of scissors.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-3926

Interest centers can increase learning while reducing behavior issues in your early learning environment. Explore strategies for encouraging meaningful play opportunities and gather tips and tools for setting up successful interest areas for a variety of ages.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-3955

Children with special needs often display behaviors which appear inappropriate and disruptive. Learn specific strategies to guide children toward more appropriate behavior.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-3956

Become familiar with factors influencing speech and language development and discover ways to support children with special needs as they develop communication skills.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-3957

Children with Sensory Processing Disorder, also known as Sensory Integration Dysfunction (SID), have trouble organizing information coming in through their senses. Explore the characteristics of children with sensory processing issues and examine strategies for assisting these children in the early childhood setting.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-3967

Young children who display gifts or talents in particular areas benefit from having responsive caregivers who can meet their needs in the child care setting. Discover ways to identify each child's gifts and talents and to individualize curriculum for students in the early childhood setting.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-3968

Become familiar with ways to include children with special needs in the child care setting. Identify the definition of special needs, learn about guidelines for working with children with disabilities, and gather ideas for making adaptations to curriculum, activities, materials, and equipment.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-3986

Reading books with children is important, but so much more can be done to encourage and enhance early literacy and language skills. Gather ideas for literacy activities for a variety of ages, including literacy games, child-made books, and writing activities.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-4007

Become more comfortable in the job of Child Care Center Director by discovering key elements of a center director's job. Identify strategies for making the job more enjoyable while becoming a more effective leader.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-4023

How do toddlers and twos build on their natural abilities to play and investigate? Review theories of the Project Approach and learning about specific art-based projects that can be done in the toddler classroom.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-4026

You will be introduced to the concept of "anxiety disorders" and developmentally typical anxiety. Discuss the three major anxiety types seen in young children, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Separation Anxiety Disorder (SAD), and Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD). Signs and symptoms for each sub-type and strategies for helping children will be shared.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-4030

Young children are often seen as "defiant" when they are tired, hungry, or upset. However, there are a growing number of children who exhibit defiant behaviors at other times and more frequently. You will learn the symptoms, causes and classroom strategies for helping young children with Oppositional Defiant Disorder.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-4055

Identify different types of age-appropriate technology and apps for young children.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-4056

Music and movement can help children learn and grow. Discover creative ways to include music and movement in your school age program.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-4059

Discover community resources available to children, parents, and teachers within our community and state. Explore ways to network with other childcare providers and share ideas ranging from crafting to group time activities.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-4060

Let's talk; language is crucial to the development of young children. Explore ways to create a language enriched the learning environment.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-4062

Gain an understanding of the developmental benefits of using music with young children to promote language, literacy, and math skills.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-4064

Visual schedules use visual cues to support learning with young children. Discover ways to use visual schedules to reduce behavior challenges and classroom disruptions.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-4087

Discover information about newborn and infant crying patterns, inconsolable crying (The Period of PURPLE Crying©), soothing techniques, and strategies to prevent Abusive Head Trauma and Shaken Baby Syndrome.

Tuition $0

Hours: 2

ECE-4098

I'm not ornery; I'm tired. Identify behaviors children exhibit because of lack of sleep. Explore ways to support children and families affected by sleep disorders.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-4099

Discover the possibilities through Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. Introduce young children to fun and exciting experiments using STEAM driven activities.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-4108

Trauma-informed community empowers it's providers, educators, leaders and citizens in recognizing it's symptoms, and behaviors and equips itself with tools to not only deal with trauma but to heal from trauma.

Tuition $0

Hours: 4

ECE-4115

Separation from parents can cause stress and trauma to a young child. Explore types of separation and the stress and trauma associated with the separation and reunification of loved ones.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-4116

Discuss the challenges commonly faced when supervising others. Gather ideas for managing friends, family, men, women and a variety of generations in the workplace.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-4117

Explore ways to promote the importance of play investigations for young children. Identify ways to present children's research projects and findings to parents, co-teachers, and administrators. You are required to bring a spiral notebook to the first night of class.

Tuition $35

Hours: 5

ECE-4125

Promote good health and nutrition, prevent illness, reduce injuries, arrange materials and space, and establish routines in the early childhood environment for learning, exploration, and play. Books required.

Book cost $125

Tuition $139

Hours: 36

ECE-4126

Focus on the development of children’s social skills, empathy, and respect for others through the use of positive guidance techniques and prevention of behavior problems. Discover the relationship between guidance methods and children's individuality, personality, and developmental needs. Books required.

Book cost $125

Tuition $139

Hours: 36

ECE-4127

Study developmentally appropriate equipment, activities, and methods to promote the physical and cognitive development of children. Discover how to incorporate music, art, literature, writing, and block play into daily activities while encouraging creativity and problem-solving. Language development and communication are also featured. Books required.

Book cost $125

Tuition $139

Hours: 36

ECE-4128

Focus on the management of resources, organization strategies, communication, planning, record keeping, ethical practices, and working cooperatively with others. Explore the importance of participating in professional development and advocacy activities. Books required.

Book cost $125

Tuition $139

Hours: 36

EDTR-3334

Required by Oklahoma State Department of Education for all Special Education Paraprofessionals, content focuses on skills and topics important for success as Special Education Paraprofessionals. Book included.

Tuition $132

Hours: 24

EDTR-3338

It's estimated that over 2,000,000 individuals are deaf and use sign language. Practice the alphabet, basic vocabulary, and simple sentences. Focus on fingerspelling, numbers, and colors.

Tuition $69

Hours: 12

EDTR-3339

Prerequisite: EDTR-3338.

Continue advancing your sign language skills to bridge the gap, to help improve the quality of life of those affected by hearing loss.

Tuition $69

Hours: 12

EDTR-3341

Don't get caught in an emergency situation! Educational training for school personnel on epilepsy and related first aid presented by the Epilepsy Foundation of Oklahoma. Free seizure kit provided.

Tuition $0

Hours: 2

EDTR-3365

Review topics and testing strategies related to the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) exam.

Tuition $19

Hours: 3

EDTR-3600

This two-day conference will cover topics such as Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking, Trauma-Informed Care, Local and Federal Case Studies, International Trafficking, Labor Trafficking, Investigation, and Services. It will also cover Faith-Based Community Response, Protocols, and Resources for the Medical Community, Neurobiology of Trauma, Technology, and Trafficking, Guidance for Educators and School Systems.

Tuition $80

Hours: 16

LANG-3338

Bridge the communication gap. Designed to prepare non-Spanish-speaking supervisors and employees to use Spanish to enhance their ability to interact with Spanish-speakers. No prior knowledge of Spanish necessary.

Book cost $30

Tuition $79

Hours: 15

LANG-3339

Learn to say and understand everyday English phrases to express common courtesies and preferences, shop for basic necessities, visit a doctor's office or pharmacy, enroll a child at school, and much more. Aprenda a decir y entender frases cotidianas en ingl‚s para expresar cortes¡as y preferencias comunes, comprar cosas b sicas, visitar un consultorio m‚dico o farmacia, inscribir a un ni¤o en la escuela y mucho m s. Costo del libro: $25 Matr¡cula $89 Horas: 16

Book cost $25

Tuition $89

Hours: 16