Region 3 EHS Home-Based Institute
June 10-11, 2021

Track 1: English
Track 2: Spanish

Keynote and all sessions will be offered on both tracks. 

Each day begins at 9:00 AM and will wrap up at approximately 12:30 pm. Registration fee is $100. 

All sessions will be facilitated by staff from National Center on Early Childhood Development, Teaching, and Learning (NCECDTL). Click here to read their bios. 


Conference Schedule

Thursday, 10 June  


9:00am - 10:00am

Brenda Jones Harden (1 hour)

Session 1

10:15am - 11:15am

Responsive Transitions (1 hour)

  • What do home visitors need?
  • What do families need?
  • What do children need?

Session 2

11:15am - 12:15pm

Supporting Families Experiencing Challenging Situations (1 hour)

  • Understanding Adverse Childhood Experiences and Potential Impacts to Home Visitors
  • Building Resiliency 
  • Motivational Interviewing 
  • Importance of Self-Care
  • Resources
Friday, 11 June  

Session 3

9:00am - 10:00am

Innovative Practices for Supporting Virtual Home Visiting (1 hour)

  • Bitmoji Spaces for Families/Home visiting
  • Strategies and Resources
  • Mix of 6 with considerations for families
  • Coaching – tailoring coaching
  • Peer to Peer Sharing 

Session 4

10:15am - 11:15am

Ensuring Services for Children with Disabilities (1 hour)

  • Teaming with DSC, ECE Mental Health and Health Consultants, and LEAs
  • Ensuring IFSPs are up to date
  • Activities to support learning goals/embedded learning opportunities
  • Transitioning from IFSP to IEP

Session 5

11:30am - 12:30pm

Peer Networking Opportunity (30 minutes)

  • Lessons Learned
  • Celebrating Family Strengths
  • Action Plan


*Act 48 credits will be available

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