2021 Early Years Conference has ended
The 18th Annual Early Years Conference focus is on understanding the approach to a Multi Tiered System of Support. Multi-Tiered Systems of Support (MTSS) is a framework that promotes equity and access by engaging “ALL” through a tiered approach that uses differentiation of services and supports. “All means ALL”.

Access and view your schedule by clicking the "Schedule" pull down menu located to the right of your profile picture (or head icon) and clicking "Simple".

On Friday and/or Saturday you will need to log in to your Sched profile and pull up your schedule to see your workshop titles. Click on the workshop to view description, presenter information, view documents and access the Zoom link. Zoom links for each workshop will appear below each workshop title 10 minutes before that workshop is scheduled to begin on each day of the conference. Simply click on the link below the title to enter the virtual workshop. (No links will be emailed to you, you must log into your Sched account to access all Zoom links.)

Some workshops will have documents affiliated with the training you are attending. These documents are available immediately for you if they are on your schedule. It is suggested that prior to the conference, you download to your computer and/or print any documents you are interested in so that you can easily access them during the conference.

Click here to access our Early Years 2021 Program.

Participants will receive 6 PD hours per day. Their hours will be added into the Workforce Registry between 1 to 4 weeks after the conference. Participants will also receive a certificate of completion – but will not be asked to upload this certificate to the Workforce Registry.

Please contact Kelly Slocum at kelly.slocum@sdcoe.net for conference support. Also, visit our Early Years webpage at Early Years > Home (sdcoe.net).

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Michelle Galindo

Southwestern College
Instructor, Child Development
San Diego

Mother of 2 beautiful active children, Alyssa 5, and Roberto Jr. of 3 years. Over 20 years of Professional Development Coaching and Training experience in Early Childhood Education including online coaching and training.  Inspired by Coaching Teachers, Family Child care Providers and educators on enhancing quality care and education for young children. Currently a Consultant with Teachstone providing online coaching to Family Child Care Providers to support their professional learning and enhance quality interactions with children in their programs. 

I specialize in Brain Development, Developmentally Appropriate Practice, Behavior Guidance, Social Emotional Health and Language Development. With Certifications in Brain Health of San Diego State Univ., CLASS Observer/Trainer Infant, Toddler, PreK, K-3, ECERS, Teaching Pyramid Social Emotional Competence. 

Education consists of Masters in Educational Counseling and Bachelors, Child Development, San Diego State University.  

College Professor since 2006 at Southwestern College in San Diego, teaching Child Development courses for Families Studies Dept. Owner of Inspiring Minds Training & Consulting-Early Education providing trainings all over California to Head Start program educators and District educators in Early Education. 

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