Featured Training Opportunities

Here are a few upcoming, high-quality trainings offered by Think Small throughout the metro area. For a complete listing, click here to view our latest Training Catalog.

Environmental Experiences for Early Childhood
Monday, October 14th and Wednesday, October 2nd*
6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
At Bunker Hills Activities Center in Andover
KCF II.A., CDA II
Level 1 – Explores
3 in-service hours
$15.00

Building Cultural Connections
Thursday, October 17th and Thursday, October 24th*
6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. (BOTH SESSIONS)
At Crystal Community Center
KCF I, CDA IV and VIII
Level 1 – Explores
6 in-service hours
$30.00
*Must attend all sessions for credit

Caring for Children with Physical Disabilities: Strategies That Work!
Saturday, October 19th
9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
At Veterans Memorial Community Center in Inver Grove Heights
KCF II.A., CDA II
Level 1 – Explores
2 in-service hours
$10.00

Partnering With Parents From The Beginning
Tuesday, October 22nd
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
At Eden Prairie Community Center
KCF III., CDA IV
Level 1 – Explores
2 in-service hours
$10.00

I Want Mommy! Emotion Coaching Techniques to Resolve Separation Anxiety and Behavior Issues
Tuesday, October 22nd
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
At Think Small West in Minneapolis
KCF II.C., CDA III
Level 1 – Explores
2 in-service hours
$10.00

Diving Deep with Literature: Inspiring Higher-Level Thinking
Wednesday, October 23rd
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
At Savage City Hall
KCF II.B., CDA II
Level 3 – Designs & Leads
2 in-service hours
$10.00

Positive Indian Parenting – Lessons of the Storyteller
Wednesday, October 23rd
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
At Think Small West in Minneapolis
KCF III and V, CDA IV and VI
Level 1 – Explores
2 in-service hours
FREE

Pediatric CPR and First Aid
Saturday, 10/26/2019
8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
At Bunker Hills Activities Center in Andover
KCF VII.B., CDA I
Level 1 – Explores
4 in-service hours
$66.00

Mindfulness: Support to Social and Emotional Development
Monday, 10/28/2019
Wednesday, October 2nd*
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
At Think Small East in Saint Paul
KCF II.C., CDA III
Level 1 – Explores
3 in-service hours
$15.00

Floor Time: Tuning In To Each Child
Tuesday, 10/29/2019
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
At Richfield Community Center
KCF II.C., CDA III
Level 2 – Implements
2 in-service hours
$10

In the Zone: Self-Regulation and Calming Techniques with Young Children
Wednesday, 10/30/2019
6:45 p.m. to 8:45 p.m.
At Chaska Community Center
KCF II.C., CDA III
Level 1 – Explores
2 in-service hours
$10.00

Creativity and Play in Early Childhood
Monday, 11/4/2019
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
At Bunker Hills Activities Center in Andover
KCF I, CDA VIII
Level 1 – Explores
2 in-service hours
$10.00

Pinterest: Creating Curriculum and Expanding Themes
Monday, 11/4/2019
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
KCF II.A., CDA II
Level 1 – Explores
At Maple Grove Community Center
2 in-service hours
$10.00

The More You Connect, The Less You Correct
Monday, 11/4/2019
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
KCF II.C., CDA III
Level 1 – Explores
At Park High School in Cottage Grove
2 in-service hours
$10.00

Recognizing Culture Authentically in Early Childhood Education Settings
Wednesday, 11/6/2019
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
KCF II.A., CDA II
Level 1 – Explores
At Richfield Community Center
2 in-service hours
$10.00

Say Good-bye to Letter of the Week
Thursday, 11/7/2019
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
KCF II.A., CDA II
Level 1 – Explores
At Blaine Human Services Center
2 in-service hours
$10.00

Be Kind, Kids
Thursday, 11/7/2019
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
KCF II.C., CDA III
Level 1 – Explores
At Apple Valley Community Center
2 in-service hours
$10.00


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