• June 14, 2023
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Representation in the Classroom: Building Mind-Brain Capacity

Learning Level 2: Intermediate/Application

Intended Audience – Administrators: ECSE and General Educators, Paraeducators, Family Members, Family Educators, Psychologists, Social workers, SLP’s, OT/PT’s

Description – This training will focus on creating and supporting opportunities for children to represent their ideas through representational work. Participants will learn how to tie curriculum goals and objectives to planning and how to create opportunities for representation. Content presented will include adaptations for children with special needs and is appropriate for all developmental levels.

Continuing Education – This training will provide 5 contact hours for the following:

  • Educator License Renewal
  • CDA (Child Development Associate) credit in area(s) 2
  • CE credit for SLP, SW, LCPC, PT, and OT professionals
  • Gateways to Opportunity credit in area D (Org. ID# B40093, Event ID# )

Full attendance is required to receive a certificate.

In collaboration with: UPC Discovery at United Presbyterian Church


  • Pam Scranton
    Pam Scranton, M.Ed. is the founder of UPC Discovery and a retired adjunct professor at Bradley University in the teacher education department. Pam coaches teachers and undergraduate students in documentation and project work in addition to her continued leadership in the programs of UPC Discovery. She is co-author with Dr. Helm of Teaching Your Child to Love Learning and Teaching Parents to Do Projects at Home and a contributing author of Growing Child Intellect: The Manifesto for Engaged Learning in the Early Years.


2400 W Northmoor Road, Peoria, Illinois, 61614, United States

Free Registration