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Beyond the Shape Sorter: Playful Interactions that Promote Strong Academic and Social-Emotional Skills

Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 11:00 am EST

A primary way children learn is through their interactions with toys and materials found in their environment. At times, however, children can get “stuck” in a loop, and they don’t continue to find new and more sophisticated ways to play. This impacts all levels of development...

2017 Personal Finance Year in Review

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 11:00 am EST - Presented by Barbara O'Neill

This is a free webinar hosted by the Personal Finance concentration area of the Military Families Learning Network.This 90-minute webinar will cover the top financial news stories, trends and legislation affecting finances of 2017. Dr. O'Neill delivers this annual review to...

Financial Planning Transitions for Different Generations: Touchstones, Tasks, and Teaching Strategies

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Barbara O'Neill

This is a free webinar hosted by the Personal Finance and Family Transitions concentration areas of the Military Families Learning Network. This webinar is the third in a series on Generational Transitions. Watch the recording of Part 1, Engaging Across Generations:...

When Play is More than Just "Playing": Delivering Intentional Instruction through Daily Interactions

Thursday, October 19, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

We often say, “Play is the work of the child.” But do we really believe in the power of play and its impact on a child’s development and learning trajectories? In this age of accountability, it’s easy to lose sight of what matters most and begin to value formal instructional...

Successful Transition for Students with Special Needs: Advocating for Universal Design for Learning in Classrooms

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

Research has shown that all students and especially those receiving special education who follow a carefully crafted transition plan are more likely to achieve post-secondary success. Helping professionals can craft these plans, but many may not be aware of the various...

CFPB Research - The Greatest Hits

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

This is a free webinar hosted by the Personal Finance concentration area of the Military Families Learning Network.This webinar will offer an overview of some of the personal finance research conducted by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau that is most pertinent to...

High Impact Grocery Store Tours

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

Have you ever been asked to do a grocery store tour and did not know where to start? This webinar will provide strategies that will help dietitians plan and implement successful high impact nutritional grocery store tours.Presenter:Maribel Alchin, MBA, RD, LDNNutrition,...

Investing Basics & Beyond

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Barbara O'Neill

This is a free webinar hosted by the Personal Finance concentration area of the Military Families Learning Network. This 90-minute webinar will cover a variety of topics related to investing and investment products. The content is derived from two chapters of the online...

The Buffer Zone: What Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study Teaches about Maximizing Health and Wellbeing

Thursday, August 17, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

About this WebinarIn an attempt to look at the association between childhood trauma and the risk for physical and mental illness in adulthood, Kaiser Permanente and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention established the Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study which...

Estate Planning for Families With Special Needs

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Martie Gillen

This is a free webinar hosted by the Personal Finance and Military Caregiving concentration areas of the Military Families Learning Network.Planning for the future is something everyone should devote substantial time and thought to but especially families with special needs....

Gut-Microbiota-Brain Axis

Thursday, July 27, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

This is a free professional development webinar hosted by the Nutrition & Wellness concentration area of the Military Families Learning Network. What is gut microbiota? What is the influence of diet on the proper functioning of our gut microbiota? How does the gut-brain...

From Diapers to Diplomas: Exploring Resilience in Military Children

Thursday, July 13, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

About this WebinarThis 90-minute webinar will provide participants with information about the unique challenges for children in military and veteran families while highlighting the importance of a family-level approach to promoting positive marital, co-parenting, and...

Integration of Community Capacity Building Resources

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Keith Tidball, Mitch McCormick, Betsy Graham

This is a free webinar hosted by the Community Capacity Building concentration area of the Military Families Learning Network. In this webinar, Dr. Keith Tidball and Mitch McCormick will discuss how Community Capacity Building can be integrated into your daily work whether...

Behavioral Ethics & Personal Finance: A Discussion of Morality, Bias and Framing

Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Michael Gutter, Jerry Buchko

This is a free webinar hosted by the Personal Finance concentration area of the Military Families Learning Network.This webinar will build on our previous discussions on Ethics by exploring the whys of ethical behavior. We will first focus on reviewing the ethical guidelines...

Responsive Feeding: Understanding when and how to develop a feeding relationship with infants.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 12:00 pm EDT

What is responsive feeding? Does fussiness mean hunger? Responsive feeding is the practice of recognizing the infant's cues for hunger and fullness and responding appropriately. Research has shown that responsive feeding can help maintain nutrition, proper growth and appetite...