October 28, 2021
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
(Quincy ECFC) Paraeducator Series: Engaging Children in Play (webinar)
Learning Level 1: Introductory/Awareness
Intended Audience – Teacher Assistants
Description – Calling all paraeducators! Join us for this brief webinar as we explore strategies for participating in children’s play as a partner to extend learning. A variety of videos will be used to see adults supporting play in action!
Continuing Education – This webinar will provide 1.0 contact hours for the following:
- Educator License Renewal
- CDA (Child Development Associate) credit in area(s) 2
- PENDING – Gateways to Opportunity credit in area E
Full participation is required to receive a certificate.
Emily Reilly, Early Childhood Resource Specialist with STARnet Regions I and III is a proven leader with 14 years of experience in early care and education. Emily has served in a variety of leadership roles in the field including master teacher, associate director, college instructor, trainer and IL AEYC board member. Emily presents on a variety of topics including anti-bias curriculum, project approach, inclusive practices, reflective practice, and portfolios. She is passionate about supporting adult learners in improving their practice, specifically when it comes to making sure all children and families feel a sense of belonging and community. In her spare time, she enjoys running, yoga, trying new foods, and hanging out with her family.