Logan County Extension will host this
training for early childhood education teachers, including child
care providers and day-care workers, on Nov. 15 from 6:30 to 8:30
pm. Jananne Finck, Nutrition and Wellness Educator with University
of Illinois Extension will train individuals in the use of this
curriculum for child care providers.
Training will include the topics of
children's health, creating pleasant meal environments and physical
activity for young children. Also included is the opportunity for
participants to experience some of the physical activities from the
curriculum and to prepare healthy snacks. Time will be included to
discuss ways to successfully use these resources in your early
childhood classroom and day-care center or home day care.
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Cost of the session is $10 per
person, and each in attendance will receive a set of teaching cards
as well as two hours of continuing education credit. Preregistration
and advance payment is required. To register to attend, please call
732-8289 by Friday, Nov. 12.
[News release by Patty