Early Learning Workshops

Our Mission is to empower and engage child care providers by providing top-notch training with hands-on activities and developmentally appropriate resources to better the lives of children and families in our area. Providers will have the materials and ideas to put into practice current child development theories. Handouts include picture books, resource books, and educational materials. Please register on www.occrra.org. Schedule is subject to change. Questions? Call Nikhita Bhatia (513) 345-6505.

Discovery Science
2 hours

Learn strategies to help children develop critical thinking skills. Apply scientific inquiry methods to playful experiences. Learn creative and flexible thinking to solve problems.

Effective Communication with Children, Families & Staff
2 hours

Building personal relationships with children is essential. Learn ways to engage in one-to-one interactions to form safe, nurturing relationships with children, families and staff.

Families Come Together
2 hours

Every child brings different family values and experiences. Connect learning to the family and help children feel good about the uniqueness of their families.

Social Emotional Learning in Young Children
2 hours

Learn to talk to children so they are not worried and feel safe. Use play and learning experiences to help children have healthy, safe habits, and learn self-awareness and self-management.

Workshop Schedule

Effective Communication
Thursday
6:30pm – 8:30pm

Thursday, November 11, 2021- FREE

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Discovery Science
Monday
6:30pm – 8:30pm

Monday, November 15, 2021- FREE

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Effective Communication with Children, Families, and Staff
Saturday
10:30am – 12:30pm

Saturday, December 4, 2021- FREE

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Effective Communication with Children, Families and Staff
Monday
6:30pm – 8:30pm

Monday, December 6, 2021- FREE

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Families Come Together
Saturday
10:30am – 12:30pm

Saturday, January 8, 2022 – FREE

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Families Come Together
Tuesday
6:30pm – 8:30pm

Tuesday, January 18, 2022 – FREE

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Families Come Together
Thursday
6:30pm – 8:30pm

Thursday, February 3, 2022 – FREE

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Social Emotional Learning in Young Children
Saturday
10:30am – 12:30pm

Saturday, February 5, 2022 – FREE

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Social Emotional Learning in Young Children
Thursday
6:30pm – 8:30pm

Thursday, February 24, 2022 – FREE

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Discovery Science
Tuesday
6:30pm – 8:30pm

Tuesday, March 3, 2022 – FREE

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FAQs

We conduct station tours Monday through Friday between 9am and 5pm.  If you would like to set up a station tour or request a special tour date or time please call (937) 220-1708 or email: dthevenin@thinktv.org.

Our community workshops help parents, educators and child care providers extend the learning value of our educational program offerings. Click here for a complete list of community workshops. For more information or to register for a workshop call Tina Spaulding (937-220-1670) or email at: tspaulding@thinktv.org.

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