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Saturday – January 26, 2019

7:00 – 8:00 a.m. Registration
8:00 – 8:30 a.m. Welcome and Introductions
8:30 – 10:00 a.m. Opening Session

“Don’t Waste a Crisis! – A Story of Perseverance During Tough Times!”
Vernon Mason, Author, Humorist, Workshop Trainer Extraordinaire

10:00 – 10:15 a.m. Break | Visit Exhibitors
10:15 – 11:45 a.m. Session 1
Marta Collier
“Smart Play My Way”
Jennifer Cluley
“Why Do They Do That? Understanding the Causes of Challenging Behavior”
Tatjyana Elmore
“Lesson Plans and Accommodations for Every Child”
Paulette Harris
“Puppetry Path to Math”
Jaime Dice
“GAEYC Presents Professional Development in Georgia”
Samuel Marion & Elizabeth Marston
Attachment-Seeking Behaviors: How Children Who Need Love Ask for it in Unloving Ways”
–Director’s Track– Vernon Mason
“Zero to Hero”
11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch | Explore Statesboro!
1:00 – 1:15 p.m. Visit Exhibitors
1:15 – 2:45 p.m. Session 2
“Diversity/ Implicit Bias”
Cheryl Turner
“Three Strikes You’re Out: Now What? Rethinking the Effectiveness of Consequences”
Sheryl Burkett
“Celebrate the Difference Multicultural”
Dwight Calhoun
“STEM Readiness for Preschoolers”
Thea Stevens
“The Social Emotional Development of Infants and Toddlers: Understanding Temperament
Jo Crosby
“Helping Children Cope with Grief and Loss”
–Director’s Track– Amy Kay
“When What is Under the Surface Bubbles Up”
2:45 – 3:00 p.m. Break | Visit Exhibitors
3:00 – 4:30 p.m.. Session 3
Marta Collier
“Smart Play My Way”
Cheryl Turner
“Safe Places for Learning: Creating Trauma-Sensitive Learning Environments”
Jennifer Zorotovich
“Exploring Basic Activities with Different Abilities: A Simulation of Vision, Hearing and Mobility”
Dwight Calhoun
“STEM Readiness for Preschoolers”
Tinnie G. Simmons, Tricia Marie James, and Britne M. McDuffie
“The Day in the Life of a Toddler”
Kamilah Staggers and Torah Speach
“Ready, S-E-T, Go: Building a Culture of SEL”
–Director’s Track– Todd Mashburn
“Surviving the Active Shooter”


#SCOC19 | January 26, 2019 | Nessmith-Lane Center | Statesboro, GA


Last updated: 1/22/2019