Professional Development

 

Differentiated Family Engagement (DFE) - an EPIC copyrighted framework intended to help school based management teams, afterschool/agency staff, school and district leaders, teachers and parent advocates and leaders understand the goals and strategies for family engagement at each stage including variations in strategies from elementary through high school. Strategies for engaging families takes into account a family’s ability and motivation to be involved in supporting their child’s academic success. Learn more...


Parenting Education for Agency Staff - EPIC can offer their parenting education workshops for agency staff who are involved in the care of children especially daycare staff, Early Head Start and Head Start staff, or afterschool staff. EPIC workshops are age grouped - parents of infants and toddlers, young children, and young adolescents and each topic is 2 hours in length. Learn more...


Dynamic Group Facilitation

This 7 hour interactive experientially based training targets anyone who works with adults in a group setting. It will provide an interactive and fun learning environment and give the participant the knowledge and skills they need to run any group effectively. EPIC offers this day long training at their Buffalo site and can be delivered at an agency location or other space depending on customer needs. Learn more...