Loading Events

Past Events › Trainings

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

March 2019

The Raising of America: The Signature Hour

March 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Ulysses Philomathic Library, 74 E Main Street
Trumansburg, NY 14886 United States
+ Google Map

THE RAISING OF AMERICA: Early Childhood and the Future of Our Nation Episode 1:  Signature Hour ~ Video & Dialog Thursday, March 28, 2019 -- 6:00-8:00pm Ulysses Philomathic Library, Trumansburg The science is clear:  when parents are stressed, babies pay the price. That is why improving conditions for families with young children is one of the best investments any nation can make. What more can we do right here?

Find out more »

April 2019

Wise Wednesday – Nine Senses of Wellbeing

April 3 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Cortland Office, 100 Grange Place
Cortland, NY 13045 United States
+ Google Map
FREE

Dr. Kate McCormick will discuss the importance of understanding and nurturing your own sense of well being in the early childhood education workplace. Wise Wednesdays are a professional development series for teachers and child care providers. Join preK and kindergarten teachers, paraprofessionals and community and family childcare providers for a series focused on meeting the needs of children birth to kindergarten. Our 18-19 work is focused on social emotional learning. Each session will begin with a light supper and discussion,…

Find out more »

Webcast: Supporting Children and Families through Good Eating Practices

April 11 @ 6:04 pm - 9:15 pm
Cortland and Ithaca Offices
FREE

Good nutrition and positive relationships with food do more than just fuel children’s bodies—they promote healthy physical, cognitive, and social-emotional development. During this webcast, we’ll review factors that can influence what and how children eat. We’ll discuss identifying and addressing food insecurity—or not knowing when or where the next safe, nutritious meal is coming from. We’ll also take a look at how children develop attitudes and behaviors toward food and explore ways to engage them in positive eating practices. To…

Find out more »

Resilience: The Biology of Stress & The Science of Hope – Film Screening and Discussion

April 11 @ 7:15 pm - 9:00 pm
Cinemapolis, 120 E. Green St.
Ithaca, NY 14850 United States
+ Google Map
No cost to attend. Funded by a generous grant to the Advocacy Center

​The Advocacy Center is hosting a free screening of “Resilience: The Biology of Stress & the Science of Hope” on Tuesday April 11th at Cinemapolis (7:15-9pm). Resilience chronicles the promising beginnings of a national movement to prevent childhood trauma, treat Toxic Stress, and greatly improve the health of future generations. This film is being shown for our Child Abuse Prevention Month film series in collaboration with Be the One Tompkins and the Child Development Council. 1.5 training hours Meets the…

Find out more »

Once Upon a Time – Raising of America Film Series, Episode 2

April 18 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am
Cornell Cooperative Extension – Tompkins Co., 615 Willow Ave
Ithaca, 14850 United States
+ Google Map

This episode asks: How did a country that says it cares about its youngest children and families end up with a system that neglects the needs of so many of them? Once Upon a Time helps viewers understand why the United States never adopted early childhood initiatives such as universal childcare, programs which are taken for granted in most other rich nations. In 1971, Congress passed the Comprehensive Child Development Act (CCDA) with a bipartisan majority. The bill guaranteed to…

Find out more »

May 2019

Interested in a Career in Child Care? Become a Home-based Child Care Provider!

May 2 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Ulysses Philomathic Library, 74 E Main Street
Trumansburg, NY 14886 United States
+ Google Map

Do you enjoy working with children? Are you interested in staying home with your own young children but need to work? Now is the time to become your own boss! Families in your area are looking for child care. As a small business owner you set your hours, curriculum and teaching philosophy. By creating a unique program that you're passionate about, you have the opportunity to enjoy your work and increase your earnings, while supporting children and families in our…

Find out more »

Interested in a Career in Child Care? Become a Home-based Child Care Provider!

May 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Tompkins County Public Library – Schwartz-Jacobson Meeting Room, 101 E. Green Street
Ithaca, NY 14850 United States
+ Google Map

Do you enjoy working with children? Are you interested in staying home with your own young children but need to work? Now is the time to become your own boss! Families in your area are looking for child care. As a small business owner you set your hours, curriculum and teaching philosophy. By creating a unique program that you're passionate about, you have the opportunity to enjoy your work and increase your earnings, while supporting children and families in our…

Find out more »

Paperwork & Regulations Pertaining to Child Abuse & Maltreatment Including Shaken Baby Syndrome

May 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cortland Office, 100 Grange Place
Cortland, NY 13045 United States
+ Google Map
FREE

 presented by Lisa Potter from Child Care Solutions This training will focus on the paperwork and regulations connected to child abuse and maltreatment. Participants will walk through the process of properly documenting and reporting suspected child abuse as well as information on the identification and prevention of shaken baby syndrome.  OCFS categories 5,8, 9

Find out more »

Wounded Places – The Raising of America Film Series, Episode 4

May 16 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am
Cornell Cooperative Extension – Tompkins Co., 615 Willow Ave
Ithaca, 14850 United States
+ Google Map

Wounded Places: Confronting Childhood PTSD in America's Shell-Shocked Cities asks: Why do so many children in America from poor, urban neighborhoods exhibit signs of PTSD? How can we help them? How can we improve community conditions? PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder) isn’t just about combat-scarred soldiers. Too many of our children, especially children of color in neighborhoods of concentrated poverty, are showing the effects of unrelenting structural racism, street violence and domestic instability. And their symptoms look a lot like PTSD.…

Find out more »

Pediatric and Adult CPR, First Aid and AED Training

May 18 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Child Development Council, 609 West Clinton Street
Ithaca, NY 14850 United States
+ Google Map
$45

Pediatric and Adult CPR, First Aid and AED Training Julie Henry, CPR/First Aid Trainer, National Safety Council Saturday, May 18, 2019 9:00-4:00 PM Child Development Council, 609 West Clinton Street, Ithaca, NY 14850 $45 (for trainer and materials) This course will prepare you to recognize and care for a variety of first aid, breathing, and cardiac emergencies involving adults, children and infants and meets OCFS requirements for child care providers. Participants must successfully demonstrate all skills required for certification. Certificate…

Find out more »
+ Export Events
Ithaca Office

609 West Clinton Street
Ithaca, NY 14850
Phone: 607-273-0259
Fax: 607-273-3141
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 4:30pm

Cortland Office

100 Grange Place
Cortland NY 13045
Phone: 607-753-0106
Fax: 607-753-0119
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 4:30pm

© Child Development Council. All Rights Reserved.

Email: info@ChildDevelopmentCouncil.org