Gain an in-depth understanding of the CLASS Instructional Support domain within the context of the larger CLASS framework. This workshop will help Head Start leaders better support their staff in improving their interactions and scores, particularly within Instructional Support.
Presenter: Anji Gallanos
Where: YMCA of Metropolitan Atlanta (Room 1230)
100 Edgewood Ave, NE
When: July 23, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m EDT
NHSA Members: $179
Registration deadline: July 19th 2013
This event is sold out.
Anji Gallanos is a CLASS trainer and MTP coach with Teachstone. She has more than 15 years of experience in early childhood education. Anji has taught in the public school system as an early childhood special education teacher and worked closely with Head Start programs as a special education consultant. She has helped school districts form collaborative partnerships with Head Start programs and coordinated school district preschool programs. She was introduced to the CLASS framework while working as a region XI early childhood training and technical support specialist. Anji has helped local Head Start and school district early childhood programs utilize the CLASS framework to provide professional development opportunities for their program staff and teachers.
Teachstone and the National Head Start Association will host a series of one-day interactive boot camps for the Head Start community. Head Start leaders will gain skills and tips for improving teacher-student interactions, helping programs to boost their CLASS™ scores. The boot camp instructors will also be available during lunch to answer questions about how the CLASS measure can be used in dual-language settings. Each session will conclude with an emphasis on next steps and resources.
Participants will also:
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Parking: The building has a parking garage - enter from Auburn Ave. directly behind the main entrance.