Early Childhood Screening Professional Development

This training is also offered on November 6, 2019, in St. Cloud. Register for only one session.

Date: October 22, 2019

Time: 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Location: South Central Service Cooperative, 1420 E. College Drive, Room 800, North Mankato, MN 56258

Description: This live, interactive training covers the required areas of Early Childhood Screening. Topics may include: equitable outreach, case studies in developmental and social emotional screening and referral, effective follow up, dual language learners, leadership and system change strategies, trauma informed screening, annual reporting and program administration. Five contact hours will be awarded for this training.

Presenters: Margo Chresand, RN, LSN, MSN/MPH, Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) Early Childhood Screening Specialist and Katy Schalla-Lesiak, PNP, MSN/MPH, CPNP, PMHS, Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) Child and Teen Checkups.

Event Type: Training

Audience: District, charter, Head Start, public health, clinic screeners and screening coordinators, nurses, teachers or paraprofessionals.

Sponsors: The Minnesota Departments of Education and Health.

Fee: None. Lunch and refreshments are on your own.

Register: Register for the October 22 Mankato Early Childhood Screening Training Please pre-register. If you need assistance with registering or prefer to register by phone, please contact us by using the phone number listed below.

Registration deadline: October 15, 2019

Materials to bring with you: None

Notes: If this is your first live screening training, please view relevant MDE online training videos.

Contact Information: Margo Chresand, 651-582-1136. Please contact Nawal Thabit, 651-582-8412, two weeks before the event to request a reasonable accommodation.