Saturday, November 4, 2017 from 7:30 AM to 3:00 PM EDT
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St. Mary's Parish Hall 
1 Phalanx Road
Colts Neck, NJ 07722

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Curt Macysyn 

2017 NJCCA Fall Symposium 

The New Jersey Child Care Association (NJCCA) is the only statewide membership organization that represents owners and directors of private child care. Join us Saturday, November 4, 2017 for the 2017 NJCCA Fall Leadership Symposium, which will be held at St. Mary's Parish Hall, 1 Phalanx Road, Colts Neck, NJ 07722. Registration begins at 7:30 am.

Keynote Address (9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.)

“Emergency Preparedness and Response (EPR) in Child Care.”

Child care centers are required to be adequately prepared to respond to the needs of children and others in the event of disasters and emergencies. Is your center ready in case an emergency strikes?

Monmouth County – Office of Emergency Management

TWO MORNING SESSIONS (10:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.)

(1)    Teachers’ Track: “You, Me & Special Needs in the Classroom.”

This training will delve into the developmentally appropriate ways of meeting children's individual needs along with the role you play in supporting your staff and the parents.

Selena Samuels, SnS Consulting


(2)  Directors’ Track: “What you don’t know, will hurt you: Navigating Rules & Regulations.”

Lead in my drinking water, indoor air quality certification, lawn treatment and pesticides. These and other regulations, not found in the Child Care Manual, may affect you.

Phillip Brilliant, CHMM, LSRP, Brilliant Environmental Services


(3)  Dual Track: CPR Training specifically to meet child care requirements

You must take both the morning and afternoon sessions.

TWO AFTERNOON SESSIONS (1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.)

(1)    Teachers’ Track: "Messy but Meaningful"

Sensory play for everyday activities.

Fatima Pidany and Jackie Russano Weiss – Kangaroo Kids Child Care & Learning Center


(2)  Directors’ Track: "The Productive Director"

Do you feel overwhelmed with all of the job responsibilities being a center director brings? Do you feel there is not enough time in a day to get it all done? Join me for a workshop that will get you organized and take you down the road of the Productive Director.

Lynette Galante, executive director, Future Generation Educational Consulting Services


(3)  Dual Track: CPR Training specifically to meet child care requirements

You must take both the morning and afternoon sessions.

Please register online, even if you are paying by check. Space is limited and seats are allocated on a first-come, first-serve basis. Contact Curt Macysyn at  curt@nj-cca.org with questions.