5 Online sessions November 2, 7, 9, 14 & 16 2022.
Sessions meet from 6:00pm-8:45pm Central Time in SEL Chicago's Zoom Classroom. A minimum number of participants is required to run the course.
This two-day experiential workshop is designed for early childhood educators, teachers, and caregivers who work with children from birth to six years of age. Participants will learn to apply the principles and tools of Positive Discipline, an Adlerian research-based philosophy, in working with groups of young children.
Participants will also gain a deeper understanding of how young children learn, the importance of belonging, connection and social emotional learning, and how teach important life skills in a classroom or care setting with sensitivity to trauma and insecure attachment. Interested and curious parents will also find this workshop helpful in understanding childhood development, temperament and attachment.
Participants will earn recognition as Certified Positive Discipline Early Childhood Educators and will learn to:
Course fee includes materials and one-year Educator Level membership to the Positive Discipline Association. School purchase orders are accepted. 13 CPDUs for Licensed Educators are available for an addition $10 fee payable after registration.
SEL Chicago supports its mission locally by reducing the cost of Positive Discipline Certification coursework to partner organization employees, including Chicago Public Schools.
The American Montessori Society has approved this course for 13 continuing education credit hours.
Positive Discipline Certification Programming is co-sponsored by the North American Society of Adlerian Psychology (NASAP).
Cancellation/Refund Policy: A full refund (minus a $35 processing fee) will be given when the request for a refund is made up to 30 days prior to the first day of a workshop. Refunds are not available for cancellations less than 30 days before a workshop. However, paid registrants can transfer to another workshop at no additional cost. Refunds are not available after a transfer is made or if registrants do not provide advanced notice that they will not be attending the workshop. In the event of cancellation, participants will be notified by email.
Special Needs/Accommodations: If you have any special accommodation needs, please contact kristin.hovious@SELChicago.com