Early Childhood Screening Professional Development

This training is also offered on October 22, 2019, in Mankato. Register for only one session.

Date: November 6, 2019

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

Location: Quarryview Education Center, 800 7th Street South, Waite Park, MN 56387 (near St. Cloud)

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 November 6, 2019 St. Cloud 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: November 1, 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.