Child Abuse, Neglect, and Shaken Baby Syndrome
Aug
24
6:30pm 6:30pm

Child Abuse, Neglect, and Shaken Baby Syndrome

BASIC KNOWLEDGE CURRICULUM – EARLY CHILDHOOD
Child Abuse, Neglect, and Shaken Baby Syndrome  
$15 / $12 for LUME members
This session teaches how to create a support system around children and families. Learn how to tell the difference between an accident and abuse, and what to do when you suspect abuse or neglect.

Thursday, August 24
6:30 to 9:30 p.m. (3.0 clock hours) University City Children’s Center
6646 Vernon Ave., University City, MO 63130
Workshop Number: 0824BKCEC2

Call 314.469.9805 to register. 

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Importance of Relationships
Aug
26
9:30am 9:30am

Importance of Relationships

SOCIAL AND EMOTIONAL FOUNDATIONS FOR LEARNING: ALL INCLUSIVE TRAINING
Importance of Relationships  
$15 / $12 for LUME members
Positive interactions and relationships are the foundations of a child’s social and emotional development. This session explores strategies  that build these foundations, even during challenging moments. 

Saturday, August 26
9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (3.0 clock hours) Carondelet Library
6800 Michigan Ave., St. Louis, MO 63111
Workshop Number: 0826SEFL1

Call 314.469.9805 to register. 

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SUPERVISION OF CHILDREN
Sep
9
9:00am 9:00am

SUPERVISION OF CHILDREN

SUPERVISION OF CHILDREN
Supervision of Children  
$15 / $12 for LUME members
This training reviews the current State of Missouri licensing requirements for staff-to-child ratio in various child care settings. The Six Strategies for Active Supervision are reviewed. This course is suitable for family child care as well as programs or centers.

Saturday, September 9
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (3.0 clock hours) Flance Early Learning Center
1908 O’Fallon St., St. Louis, MO 63106
Workshop Number: 0909SUPER1

Call 314.469.9805 to register. 

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Helping Parents and Providers Understand Temperament  
Sep
14
1:00pm 1:00pm

Helping Parents and Providers Understand Temperament  

PREVENTION OF CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT – A ZERO TO THREE CURRICULUM
Helping Parents and Providers Understand Temperament  
$10 / $8 for LUME members

Children’s temperaments influence their style of interaction and how they understand and experience the world. This unit provides child care professionals with an introduction to the concept of temperament and key developmental traits.

Thursday, September 14
1:00 to 3:00 p.m. (2.0 clock hours) The Berry Patch Professional  
Child Care Center
670 S. Laclede Station Rd.,  Shrewsbury, MO 63119
Workshop Number: 0914PCAN4

Call 314.469.9805 to register. 

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Routine Care: Sleeping,  Handwashing, and Diapering  
Sep
16
9:30am 9:30am

Routine Care: Sleeping,  Handwashing, and Diapering  

Routine Care: Sleeping,  Handwashing, and Diapering  
$15 / $12 for LUME members
Learn how to make the day-to-day routines a delight, and keep children healthier and safer in the process. We will also learn what SIDS  is and the behaviors that increase the risk of SIDS. This session meets the DSS training requirement for Handwashing and Universal Health Precautions.

Saturday, September 16
9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (3.0 clock hours) Jefferson County Library – Arnold Branch 1701 Missouri State Rd., Arnold, 63010 Workshop Number: 0916BKCEC4

Call 314.469.9805 to register. 

 

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SUPERVISION OF CHILDREN
Sep
23
9:30am 9:30am

SUPERVISION OF CHILDREN

SUPERVISION OF CHILDREN
Supervision of Children  
$15 / $12 for LUME members
This training reviews the current State of Missouri licensing requirements for staff-to-child ratio in various child care settings. The Six Strategies for Active Supervision are reviewed. This course is suitable for family child care as well as programs or centers.

Saturday, September 23
9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (3.0 clock hours) St. Charles City-County Library –  
Spencer Road Branch
427 Spencer Rd., Room 112
St. Peters, MO 63376
Workshop Number: 0923SUPER1

Call 314.469.9805 to register. 

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Importance of Relationships
Sep
30
9:30am 9:30am

Importance of Relationships

SOCIAL AND EMOTIONAL FOUNDATIONS FOR LEARNING: ALL INCLUSIVE TRAINING
Importance of Relationships  
$15 / $12 for LUME members
Positive interactions and relationships are the foundations of a child’s social and emotional development. This session explores strategies  that build these foundations, even during challenging moments. 

Saturday, September 30
9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (3.0 clock hours) Washington Library
410 Lafayette St., Washington, MO 63090
Workshop Number: 0930SEFL1

Call 314.469.9805 to register. 

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Social and Emotional Teaching Strategies
Oct
14
9:30am 9:30am

Social and Emotional Teaching Strategies

Social and Emotional Teaching Strategies $15 / $12 for LUME members
Are you looking for new techniques to build responsibility, confidence, and problem-solving skills with children in your child care and early learning program? In this session, we will discuss the importance of providing opportunities for children to understand their own, and others’, emotions.

Saturday, October 14
9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (3.0 clock hours) Carondelet Library
6800 Michigan Ave., St. Louis, MO 63111
Workshop Number: 1014SEFL3

Call 314.469.9805 to register. 
 

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Building Collaborative Relationships with Families  
Oct
19
1:00pm 1:00pm

Building Collaborative Relationships with Families  

Building Collaborative Relationships with Families  
$10 / $8 for LUME members
Early childhood and child care professionals  build partnerships with families as an important strategy to promote healthy child development. These partnerships can help prevent child abuse and neglect.

Thursday, October 19
1:00 to 3:00 p.m. (2.0 clock hours) University City Children’s Center
6646 Vernon Ave., University City, MO 63130
Workshop Number: 1019PCAN1

Call 314.469.9805 to register. 

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SUPERVISION OF CHILDREN
Oct
21
9:30am 9:30am

SUPERVISION OF CHILDREN

SUPERVISION OF CHILDREN
Supervision of Children  
$15 / $12 for LUME members
This training reviews the current State of Missouri licensing requirements for staff-to-child ratio in various child care settings. The Six Strategies for Active Supervision are reviewed. This course is suitable for family child care as well as programs or centers.

Saturday, October 21
9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (3.0 clock hours) Jefferson County Library – Arnold Branch 1701 Missouri State Rd., Arnold, 63010
Workshop Number: 1021SUPER1

Call 314.469.9805 to register. 

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Environment, Routine, and Strategies  
Nov
4
9:30am 9:30am

Environment, Routine, and Strategies  

Environment, Routine, and Strategies  
$15 / $12 for LUME members
Do you want to see more positive and fewer challenging behaviors in your child care and early learning program? After this session, you will know how to design your environment, schedule, and routines to help support a child’s social and emotional development.

Saturday, November 4
9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (3.0 clock hours) Washington Library
410 Lafayette St., Washington, MO 63090
Workshop Number: 1104SEFL2

Call 314.469.9805 to register. 

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Importance of Relationships
Nov
18
9:30am 9:30am

Importance of Relationships

SOCIAL AND EMOTIONAL FOUNDATIONS FOR LEARNING: ALL INCLUSIVE TRAINING
Importance of Relationships  
$15 / $12 for LUME members
Positive interactions and relationships are the foundations of a child’s social and emotional development. This session explores strategies  that build these foundations, even during challenging moments. 

Saturday, November 18
9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (3.0 clock hours) St. Charles City-County Library –  
Spencer Road Branch
427 Spencer Rd., Room 259
St. Peters, MO 63376
Workshop Number: 1118SEFL1

Call 314.469.9805 to register. 

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Child Abuse, Neglect, and Shaken Baby Syndrome
Dec
2
9:00am 9:00am

Child Abuse, Neglect, and Shaken Baby Syndrome

BASIC KNOWLEDGE CURRICULUM – EARLY CHILDHOOD
Child Abuse, Neglect, and Shaken Baby Syndrome  
$15 / $12 for LUME members
This session teaches how to create a support system around children and families. Learn how to tell the difference between an accident and abuse, and what to do when you suspect abuse or neglect.

Saturday, December 2
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (3.0 clock hours) Flance Early Learning Center
1908 O’Fallon St., St. Louis, MO 63106 Workshop Number: 1202BKCEC2

Call 314.469.9805 to register. 

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Routine Care: Sleeping,  Handwashing, and Diapering  
Dec
7
6:30pm 6:30pm

Routine Care: Sleeping,  Handwashing, and Diapering  

Routine Care: Sleeping,  Handwashing, and Diapering  
$15 / $12 for LUME members
Learn how to make the day-to-day routines a delight, and keep children healthier and safer in the process. We will also learn what SIDS  is and the behaviors that increase the risk of SIDS. This session meets the DSS training requirement for Handwashing and Universal Health Precautions.

Thursday, December 7
6:30 to 9:30 p.m. (3.0 clock hours) University City Children’s Center
6646 Vernon Ave., University City, MO 63130 Workshop Number: 1207BKCEC4

Call 314.469.9805 to register. 

 

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Routine Care: Sleeping,  Handwashing, and Diapering  
Dec
9
9:30am 9:30am

Routine Care: Sleeping,  Handwashing, and Diapering  

Routine Care: Sleeping,  Handwashing, and Diapering  
$15 / $12 for LUME members
Learn how to make the day-to-day routines a delight, and keep children healthier and safer in the process. We will also learn what SIDS  is and the behaviors that increase the risk of SIDS. This session meets the DSS training requirement for Handwashing and Universal Health Precautions.

Saturday, December 9
9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (3.0 clock hours) St. Charles City-County Library –  
Spencer Road Branch
427 Spencer Rd., Room 259  
St. Peters, MO 63376
Workshop Number: 1209BKCEC4

Call 314.469.9805 to register. 

 

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What Infants and Toddlers are Telling Us
Aug
19
9:30am 9:30am

What Infants and Toddlers are Telling Us

BASIC KNOWLEDGE CURRICULUM – INFANTS AND TODDLERS
What Infants and Toddlers are Telling Us $10 / $8 for LUME members

What have the infants or toddlers you work with told you today? Did you know that infants “talk” through crying and other non-verbal communications? While infants and toddlers cannot speak with words, they do communicate in many other ways. Learn how these cues form the foundation of language development. Learn how temperament, challenging behaviors, and cultural traditions can shape how an infant or toddler will communicate. This session will also share how to discover the communication and meaning of behaviors such as biting and tantrums.

Saturday, September 23
9:30 to 11:30 a.m. (2.0 clock hours) Buder Library
4401 Hampton Ave., St. Louis, MO 63109
Workshop Number: 0923BKCIT4

Call 314.469.9805 to register. 

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ANNUAL SURVEY - CHILD CARE AWARE® OF EASTERN MISSOURI
Jun
28
to Jul 10

ANNUAL SURVEY - CHILD CARE AWARE® OF EASTERN MISSOURI

WE VALUE YOUR FEEDBACK

Would you like the chance to win a $75 gift card for helping us?

We know your time is valuable and we value your input. To complete the Professional Development Needs Survey click here.

All completed surveys received by Monday, July 10 will be entered into a drawing for a $75 gift card toward classroom supplies. Please make sure to include your contact information on the survey if you wish to be included in this drawing.

Thank you for your time and for partnering with us to create the professional development you need and want.

We look forward to seeing you at future workshops,

The staff at Child Care Aware® of Eastern Missouri, 
a program at LUME Institute

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May
20
9:00am 9:00am

Child Abuse, Neglect, and Shaken Baby Syndrome

Child Abuse, Neglect, and Shaken Baby Syndrome - $15/$12 for LUME Members
(3.0 clock hours)
This session will guide you on how to create a support system for children and families. Learn how to tell the difference between an accident and abuse, and what to do if you suspect abuse or neglect. 

University City Children's Center
6646 Vernon Ave., St. Louis, MO 63130
Workshop Number: 0520BKCEC2

Please call Genetta at 314.469.9805 to register. 

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May
18
6:30pm 6:30pm

Program Planning - Explore, Discover, and Create

Program Planning - $15/$12 for LUME Members (3.0 clock hours) 
Choices - who makes them in your group and why? We will help you learn how to enhance and enrich the learning in your classroom/family child care. You will learn to create activities that reflect and promote children’s choices and interests. We will help you increase your cultural awareness and honor diversity.

Christian Northeast Hospital CDC
11133 Dunn Rd. St. Louis 63136
Workshop Number: 0518BKCEC12-2

Please call Genetta at 314.469.9805 to register. 

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May
16
6:30pm 6:30pm

Child Abuse, Neglect, and Shaken Baby Syndrome

Child Abuse, Neglect, and Shaken Baby Syndrome - $15/$12 for LUME Members
(3.0 clock hours)
This session will guide you on how to create a support system for children and families. Learn how to tell the difference between an accident and abuse, and what to do if you suspect abuse or neglect. 

University City Children's Center
6646 Vernon Ave., St. Louis, MO 63130
Workshop Number: 0516BKCEC2

Please call Genetta at 314.469.9805 to register. 

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Apr
22
9:30am 9:30am

Child Safety and Prevention

Child Safety and Prevention - $15/$12 for LUME Members (3.0 clock hours)
You will learn how to make spaces for children safer. You will be better prepared to cope with those minor injuries that happen so often with young children. This session meets the required DSS training for Building and Physical Premises Safety. 

Washington Library
410 Lafayette St. Washington, MO 63190
Workshop Number : 0422BKCEC3

Please call Genetta at 314.469.9805 to register. 

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Apr
20
6:30pm 6:30pm

Planning Experiences for Children

Planning Experiences for Children - $15/$12 for LUME Members (3.0 clock hours)
You will be introduced to various approaches for planning and teaching. Imagine a classroom where the children are involved/engaged and families are supportive. 

Christian Northeast Hospital (CDC) 
11133 Dunn Rd., St. Louis, MO 63136
Workshop Number: 0420BKCEC7

Please call Genetta at 314.469.9805 to register. 

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Apr
15
9:30am 9:30am

Routine Care: Sleeping, Handwashing, and Diapering

Routine Care: Sleeping, Handwashing, and Diapering - $15/$12 for LUME Members
(3.0 clock hours)
Learn how to make day-to-day routines a delight, and keep children healthier and safer in the process. This session meets the required DSS training for Handwashing and Universal Health Precautions. 

Jefferson County Library (Arnold Branch)
1701 Missouri State Rd., Arnold, MO 63010
Workshop Number : 0415BKCEC4

Please call Genetta at 314.469.9805 to register. 

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Apr
15
9:30am 9:30am

Routine Care: Sleeping, Handwashing, and Diapering

Routine Care: Sleeping, Handwashing, and Diapering - $15/$12 for LUME Members
(3.0 clock hours)
Learn how to make day-to-day routines a delight, and keep children healthier and safer in the process. This session meets the required DSS training for Handwashing and Universal Health Precautions. 

St. Charles City-County Library (Spencer Road Branch) 
427 Spencer Rd., Room 243, St. Peters 63376
Workshop Number : 0415BKCEC3

Please call Genetta at 314.469.9805 to register. 

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Apr
8
9:30am 9:30am

Understanding the Whole Child

Understanding the Whole Child - $15/$12 for LUME Members (3.0 clock hours)
Understanding how a child learns and views the world is crucial for your success as a caregiver/teacher. Learn the milestones for each area of development (birth through age 6), factors that influence development, and it is important to recognize when children are demonstrating behavior that is not typical for their chronological age.  

Carondelet Library
6800 Michigan Ave., St. Louis, MO 63111
Workshop Number: 0408BKCEC6

Please call Genetta at 314.469.9805 to register. 

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Apr
1
9:30am 9:30am

Routine Care: Sleeping, Handwashing, and Diapering

Routine Care: Sleeping, Handwashing, and Diapering - $15/$12 for LUME Members
(3.0 clock hours)
Learn how to make day-to-day routines a delight, and keep children healthier and safer in the process. This session meets the required DSS training for Handwashing and Universal Health Precautions. 

Washington Library
410 Lafayette St., Washington, MO 63090
Workshop Number : 0401BKCEC4

Please call Genetta at 314.469.9805 to register. 

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