Early Learning Hub

First Annual Early Learning Hub Conference

September 6, 2017

The Data and Evaluation Work Group will be hosting the first Annual Early Learning Hub Conference at Linn-Benton Community College on Friday, October 20, 2017 in Albany, OR. Our goal is to create a common understanding of self-regulation, the importance of children's self-regulation skills on their success in kindergarten, and highlight activities that support the development of self-regulation happening in our region.

 

Speakers Include:

Megan McClelland, PhD
Healthy Development in Early Childhood
Oregon State University
Ready for School, Ready for Success! The Role of Self-Regulation.

Elizabeth Tremaine
Graduate Student
Portland State University
Research on Profiles for Children’s Kindergarten Readiness in Oregon.

Learn about community resources and activities that promote young children to manage their emotions, solve problems, and get along with others.

Learn fun games to encourage children to Stop, Think, and then ACT!

K-6 and Preschool Partnerships: Teachers building a self-directed community for children.

Yoga Calm: Engage the heart, mind, and body for children.

Collaborative Problem Solving: Work with strengths to begin learning new skills.

We're reaching out to early learning providers, K-12 educators, health care providers, human and social service professionals, parents, and related businesses from Linn, Benton, and Lincoln counties.

For regional partners to register, please click here.  Other Early Learning Hubs will be invited to register after October 1.