Early Learning Workshops

Our Mission is to empower and engage child care providers by providing top-notch training with hands-on activities and developmentally appropriate resources to better the lives of children and families in our area. Providers will have the materials and ideas to put into practice current child development theories. Handouts include picture books, resource books, and educational materials. Please register on www.occrra.org. Schedule is subject to change. Questions? Call Ricardo Ang at (513) 345-6566.

ORTL 1: Writing Fun, Right Now for Preschoolers
2 hours

Early childhood professionals who attend this training will be introduced to the different stages of writing development in young children and will have the opportunity to practice a variety of engaging instructional strategies that support preschoolers’ emergent writing skills.

ORTL 2: Terrific Transition Tips for Preschoolers
2 hours

For some children, daily routines and transitions can be very challenging. This workshop will explore several strategies for making transition times with young children easier and more successful.

ORTL 3: Playing to Learn!
2 hours

Play is critical to the development of young children. Participants who attend this training will be able to describe how children learn through play and will explore a variety of strategies that will support children’s playful learning experiences.

ORTL 4: Fostering Friendships
2 hours

Successful friendships in early childhood contribute to a child’s long term quality of life. Participants who attend this workshop will explore a variety of strategies that will foster critical friendship skills in young children.

Schedule of Workshops

Super Saturday (6 hours): Ohio Ready To Learn 1, 2 and 4
Saturday
9:00AM- 4:30PM

Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020 – FREE

CET
1223 Central Parkway,
Cincinnati, OH 45214-2890

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ORTL 1: Writing Fun, Right Now for Preschoolers
Saturday
10:00AM- 12:00PM

Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020 – FREE

MidPointe Library West Chester,
9363 Centre Pointe Drive,
West Chester, OH 45069

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ORTL 1: Writing Fun, Right Now for Preschoolers
Tuesday
5:00PM – 7:00PM

Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020 – FREE

Greenfield Public Library,
1125 Jefferson St.,
Greenfield, OH 45123

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ORTL 3: Playing to Learn!
Wednesday
6:30PM- 8:30PM

Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2020 – FREE

CET,
1223 Central Parkway,
Cincinnati, OH 45214-2890

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ORTL 2: Terrific Transition Tips for Preschoolers
Saturday
10:00AM- 12:00PM

Saturday, Mar. 7, 2020 – FREE

MidPointe Library West Chester,
9363 Centre Pointe Drive,
West Chester, OH 45069

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ORTL 2: Terrific Transition Tips for Preschoolers
Tuesday
5:00PM- 7:00PM

Tuesday, Mar. 10, 2020 – FREE

Greenfield Public Library,
1125 Jefferson St.,
Greenfield, OH 45123

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ORTL 3: Playing to Learn!
Wednesday
6:30pm – 8:30pm

Wednesday, Mar. 18, 2020 – FREE

CET,
1223 Central Parkway,
Cincinnati, OH 45214-2890

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ORTL 3: Playing to Learn!
Saturday
10:00AM- 12:00PM

Saturday, Apr. 4, 2020 – FREE

MidPointe Library West Chester,
9363 Centre Pointe Drive,
West Chester, OH 45069

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ORTL 3: Playing to Learn!
Tuesday
5:00PM- 7:00PM

Tuesday, Apr. 14, 2020 – FREE

Greenfield Public Library,
1125 Jefferson St.,
Greenfield, OH 45123

Register
ORTL 4: Fostering Friendships
Saturday
10:00AM- 12:00PM

Saturday, May 2, 2020 – FREE

MidPointe Library West Chester,
9363 Centre Pointe Drive,
West Chester, OH 45069

Register
ORTL 4: Fostering Friendships
Tuesday
5:00PM- 7:00PM

Tuesday, May 12, 2020 – FREE

Greenfield Public Library,
1125 Jefferson St.,
Greenfield, OH 45123

Register
ORTL 3: Playing to Learn!
Wednesday
6:30PM- 8:30PM

Wednesday, May 20, 2020 – FREE

CET,
1223 Central Parkway,
Cincinnati, OH 45214-2890

Register