Topic: Early Childhood
Instructor: Heidi Orvosh-Kamenski
Method: Face to Face (WRK)
Center Offered: APD

Course Description:

A FREE* four-part series for Pre-K through grade 3 teachers


  • Apply communication skills in order to operationalize ways to use inviting language with parents/families
  • Utilize growth mindset/habits of mnd skills to increase family engagement and draw upon family’s assets and interests
  • Improve language and literacy opportunities at home and at school
  • Examine language and literacy resources for everyday family activities to support early literacy and promote family engagement.

Dates:                   Time:          9:00 am-3:00 pm

September 22, 2017

November 10, 2017

January 26, 2018

March 9, 2018

Location 1495 W. Longview, Mansfield, OH 44906

*Credit hours available through Ashland University- Registration materials and information will be provided at the first PD session.  If you have questions contact Jennifer English at (1 semester hour pending approval @ $175.00 per credit). Payment will be sent directly to Ashland University.

 Register in STARS, questions please contact Heidi Orvosh-Kamenski at or Kellee Wisenbarger at

Cost: $175
Timespan of Course:
September 22, 2017 to March 30, 2018
Contact E-mail:

Meeting Times

  • Day and Time of Meeting: 
    Friday, November 17, 2017 - 11:30am
    Location of Meeting: 
    1495 W Longview Ave Mansfield OH
Course Number: EDU*6110*J3
Academic Term: 18/GW
Academic Level: GW
Semester Hours: 1.00
Subject: EDU