Kentucky Book Fair Kindergarten Readiness PD Workshop
This professional development workshop is especially for preschool teachers, child care teachers and directors, and public librarians working with children prior to the start of kindergarten.
R. Lynn Baker, Kentucky Early Care and Education Credentialed Trainer, Paul Sawyier Public Library Youth Services Specialist, and author of Counting Down to Kindergarten: A Complete Guide to Creating a School Readiness Program for Your Community, will lead a workshop for teachers and librarians at Paul Sawyier Public Library on Friday November 13th @ 10:00am-12:00pm. The workshop will take place in the Community Room on the first floor of the Library.
Participants will get hands-on practice creating programs for children, which are based on statewide school readiness domains, early childhood standards, and best literacy practices. Early childhood teachers will receive 2 hours of continuing education training hours with ECE-TRIS. Public librarians will receive 2 hours of continuing education credit toward recertification with the Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives.
Registration is required and begins Monday, October 12th.
Registration may be completed online at http://pspl.evanced.info/eventcalendar.asp, or by phone at (502) 352-2665, ext 205.
This event is a collaboration between the Kentucky Book Fair and Paul Sawyier Public Library.