Early Education Webinar Training

2019 - 2020 EE Live Webinars

Early educators can take advantage of professional development training delivered through online webinars. The ACSI Early Education team presents a one-hour live webinar once a month from September through May.

Members: Webinars are recorded and available as on-demand training in the EE group in Community. Members can earn one clock hour (.17 CEUs) of professional development training for each webinar attended by submitting an Assessment/Reflection Form to claim your CEUs. Your personal Practitioner ID number will be needed on the form. Here's how to find it.

Contact ACSI's Early Education team to learn more about membership and accessing recorded webinar trainings in the EE group in Community.

Join us for a free live webinar each month of the school year with leaders from the field of Christian early education!

Date Presenter Webinar Title ACSI Members Only
Apr. 7, 2020 Dr. Jenny Sue Flannagan Inspire S.T.E.M. Learning through Children's Books Recording
May 7, 2020 Dr. Jenny Sue Flannagan S.T.E.M./S.T.E.A.M. Activities for Your Classroom Recording

NEW in May-June, 2020!
Biblical Studies Series for Early Educators: The Young Child in God's Grand Story by ACSI's Jerry Bowen

ACSI Early Education is pleased to announce a new biblical studies series specifically for early educators! Join Jerome "Jerry" Bowen, ACSI's senior director for the western states, as he leads us in a devotional-style presentation about The Young Child in God's Grand Story. We will introduce a new 30-minute webinar weekly on Monday morning's for the next eight weeks. Access to a Bible is recommended.

Completion of this series fulfills the REACH 2.0 requirement for biblical studies training for early educators; be sure to complete the Biblical Studies Verification Form prior to starting this course.

(ACSI Members) - To earn a half-hour Bible CEU, be sure to:

  1. Print the Participant Notes & Handout
  2. Pause the video devotion as indicated to allow time for journaling and prayer
  3. Submit the Post Training Evaluation and Reflection CEU Claim Form (CEUs will be awarded to VPP within two weeks)

Schedule

Date Webinar Title ACSI Members Only
May 11, 2020 The Young Child in God's Grand Story – Part 1: Receiving the Young Child Recording
May 18, 2020 The Young Child in God’s Grand Story – Part 2: Revering the Lord as a Child Recording
May 25, 2020 The Young Child in God’s Grand Story – Part 3: God's Words ... Impress them Upon your Children Recording
June 1, 2020 The Young Child in God’s Grand Story – Part 4: When Children Praise God
June 8, 2020 The Young Child in God’s Grand Story – Part 5: The Power of God’s Stories
June 15, 2020 The Young Child in God’s Grand Story – Part 6: Train a Child in their Way
June 22, 2020 The Young Child in God’s Grand Story – Part 7: The Open Heart of the Young Child
June 29, 2020 The Young Child in God’s Grand Story – Part 8: From an Infant You Have Known

Recorded Webinars in the Early Education Group of Community (member benefit)

ACSI Early education members have access to our library of early education recorded webinars for professional development training in our EE group in Community. Gain insight from leaders in the field of Christian early education. Each training can be viewed individually or in a group setting. Upon completion of a training, members will submit an assessment to receive a continuing education (CEU) certificate for one clock hour of training (.17 CEUs). Please allow up to two weeks for CEU certificates to be available for printing.

Recorded Webinar Training Topics

  • Child Development and Learning: Spiritual, Social, Emotional, Physical, Cognitive
  • Learning Environment and Curriculum
  • Observation, Screening and Assessment
  • Relationships, Interactions and Child Guidance
  • Health, Safety and Nutrition
  • Cultural and Linguistic Diversity
  • Family and Community Relationships
  • Special Needs and Inclusion
  • Leadership
  • Professionalism
  • Biblical Studies

CEU Certificates

To print a certificate, log into your Virtual Professional Portfolio (VPP) where you'll find a listing of all CEUs earned at ACSI trainings. Just visit acsi.org and click on "Learning" to get started.  For password assistance, please contact us at careteam@acsi.org or 800.367.0798.