Childcare Educational & Safety Videos
Another great training program designed specifically for smaller day care centers and in-home providers. Topics include: parent orientation, emergency information, child behavior, child abuse, childhood basics (infants/toddlers), supervision, potential child hazards, outdoor safety, kitchen safety, feeding tips, emergencies, medical, poison control, tornados, earthquakes, and child proofing the home.
This is a comprehensive training program to teach providers about fire extinguishers, types and classes of fire, what type of extinguisher can be used on certain types of fires, how to use the fire extinguisher, and safety tips when using an extinguisher.
Any type of harassment is difficult to cope with, but sexual harassment in particular is not only devastating, but illegal as well. This highly effective workshop presents brief vignettes that show young teens — who often have no idea that their behavior could be construed as harassment — exactly what sexual harassment looks and sounds like. A nationally known expert offers insight and commentary.
This Program designed by teachers and parents with Autistic children and Autistic children in their facilities. Features a short interview with Dr. Bernard Rimland, founder of the Autism Research Institute, Author and noted expert on Austim. Dr. Rimland was the technical director of the movie "Rainman" features Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise.
This video is designed to educate child care providers in ways to prevent disabling back injuries. This program demonstrates the proper way to safely lift a child or other heavy object that might be encountered in a child care environment.
This program was developed with the help of undercover police, detectives and a school teacher who has worked with the FBI on child abductions. Predators seem to be everywhere and now they are able to come into the home via the internet. This program points out some of the pitfalls parents make and what parents and teachers can do to help protect children who use the internet.
Every individual in the child care system should review the information contained in this training program. Discusses food borne illness prevention techniques, cleaning, sanitizing, and much more. Did you know that heating food in plastic containers in the microwave can be hazardous and a potential carcinogen? Features an interview with an adult who recently experienced food borne illness and explains his experience with this potentially deadly illness.
Grades 6-12 In one out of eight teenage relationships, dating becomes a complicated pattern of physical and/or emotional abuse inflicted on one partner — most often the girl — and a pursuit of power and control by the other. In a series of dramatic vignettes, this workshop addresses myths about the nature of love and gender-related behavior that allow dating violence to flourish.
This program parallels the Autism in the Classroom principles, but is more in-depth for what problems parents may encounter with their Autistic child. This program is based upon parents whose child was diagnosed with Autism and they were at a loss of "what to do now.
This is perhaps one of the best programs relating to ADD/HD, as it was designed by Barbara Berg, M.S., M.C.S.W, who has counseled thousands of youngsters with ADD/HD and had also been diagnosed as ADD/HD herself.
Over 50 years ago, many large cities recognized the need to help protect children on their way to and from school. Today, this important responsibility has been adopted in cities of all sizes. Adult crossing guards have become an integral part of school crossing protection and safety programs all over the world.
Walking is easy – it rarely requires much thought to get from one place to another. Cerebral Palsy (CP) is a group of disorders whose major feature is brain damage. Susan Rodde who has CP makes an on-camera appearance and discusses how she copes with the disabiliity.
Another enlightening program for child care providers and teachers. This program features Dr. Ruth Smith, PHD., university researcher, mental retardation expert, Susan Carter, a special education teacher at Hope University (Anaheim, California) and several Down Syndrome children/adults. Most teachers have seen or worked with Down Syndrome children, but this program explains some associated problems with these children and provides tips on how to make their learning experience more productive.