Free Trainings for Teachers and Early Childhood Educators

These free in person trainings are held in Meeting Room A of Beaverton City Library, 12375 SW 5th St.

Leap Into Language & Literacy    

Sunday, January 29
1:30-3:30 PM
Registration is required

Language and literacy development is essential for children of all ages and backgrounds. Come and learn how to encourage language and literacy development for the children in your program by focusing on the Five Literacy Practices (talking, reading, writing, singing and playing) identified and adapted from the Every Child Ready to Read curriculum available through your local library. 

Set One; Core Knowledge Category: Human Growth & Development; 2 hours; Infant/Toddler, Preschool.    

The Magic of Children’s Literature    

Sunday February 26
1:30-3:30 PM 
Registration is required   

Books can transport us to magical places! This two–hour training session offers a basic understanding of how to incorporate developmentally-appropriate books into the early care and education setting, as well as an understanding of how to read books to young children.

Set One; Core Knowledge Category: Learning Environments & Curriculum; 2 hours; Infant/Toddler, Preschool.