Upcoming In-Person Workshops

April 2017

Wyoming State Summit on Juvenile Justice – April 25

Open to: Afterschool Providers, Juvenile Justice Professionals, County Attorneys, Special Education Directors and Specialists, School Resource Officers, and other stakeholders.

Join us to discuss juvenile justice and the School-to-Prison Pipeline. Afterschool programs are uniquely poised to provide prevention and intervention services to at-risk children and youth.

NEW LOCATION: Riverton Holiday Inn & Convention Center – 900 E. Sunset Blvd. Riverton, WY, 82501

AGENDA

Funded by the Newell B. Sargent Foundation

October 2017

WYAA State Conference on Afterschool Programs

Our 9th annual conference on afterschool programs will take place at Little America Hotel & Resort in Cheyenne, WY – Open to All

October 4-5, 2017

Online Webinars and Resources

Ongoing Webinars and Resources:

  • Afterschool Alliance Webinars – Lots of webinars on a great variety of topics: Bullying, STEM, Social and Emotional Learning, etc.
  • Kids Included Together – Contact us for a pre-paid login – a broad range of topics for inclusion, positive youth development and more!
  • National Afterschool Association (NAA)  – Click here for podcasts, resources and other professional development opportunities – you can also sign up for a FREE membership!
  • UW-ECHO – Content on positive youth development, autism, secondary transitions and many other topics. Here, you can connect with wonderful communities of people in Wyoming!

STEM Specific Resources:

Jr. Master Gardener Training & Charlie Cart Demonstration – March 23-24th

Open to: Afterschool Providers, All Wyoming Educators

This workshop will train you to lead or teach Junior Master Gardener (JMG) curriculum and an introduction to Charlie Carts.

JMG engages children in hands-on group and individual learning experiences that promote a love of gardening and cultivates the mind. Charlie Carts are a mobile kitchen classroom that engages kids through food and nutrition.

LOCATION: Casper Holiday Inn

Supporting Social-Emotional Needs and Responding to Aggressive Behavior – January 17

Open to: Afterschool Providers, Special Education Directors and Specialists, School Resource Officers, Classroom Teachers, Juvenile Justice Professionals

The landscape of childhood has changed dramatically over the last 20 years. Join us for an in-person training on supporting social-emotional skills and responding to aggressive behavior. This training is free of charge, includes lunch, and is approved by PTSB – See agenda for more details.
Where: Holiday Inn – McMurry Park – Casper, WY, 82609
When: The training runs from 10-3, or you may (optionally) attend from 9-5, which qualifies for PTSB credit.

Click for More Details: Training AgendaSupporting Social and Emotional NeedsResponding to Aggressive Behavior