Learn FLIP IT®
"In my 20 years of teaching, this is the best training I have ever attended. I wish I knew how to FLIP IT years ago!"
Early Childhood Educator, Kansas City, MO
The Devereux Center for Resilient Children offers a variety of workshops on FLIP IT to help support teachers, parents, and others who care for young children in using FLIP IT. Earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs) by taking the FLIP IT on-line course or live workshop events.
FLIP IT Online Course
This course will teach participants the four supportive steps of FLIP IT in an on-line learning format. This on-line learning course has a running time of 2.5 hours. Upon completion of the course, 0.5 CEUs are offered (5 hours), factoring in time for the interactive pieces, reflection, application of the skill, and learning assessment. The cost of the course is $35, and if CEU documentation is need, they can be obtained through Western Kentucky University through a cost of $25. The course can be completed over time and not in just one sitting. For more information or to take this course, click here.
1-Day FLIP IT Training
This live one day training, teaches participants the four supportive steps of FLIP IT that are designed to help young children (ages 3-8) learn about their feelings, gain self-control and reduce challenging behavior. The four steps are embodied in the FLIP IT mnemonic which stands for F - Feelings, L - Limits, I - Inquiries, P - Prompts. This strategy is nothing new, but transforms best practice into something that is easy to remember, applicable in a variety of challenging situations and portable. This training is designed for teachers and parents who are looking for best practices on reducing challenging behavior in young children. Earn .65 Continung Education Units for Early Childhood Educators.
To schedule this training in your community, contact Debi Mahler, Professional Development Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 1-866-TRAIN US.
2-Day FLIP IT Train-the-Trainer Session
This live two day train-the-trainer session offers time to experience the 1-Day FLIP IT Training and become competent in teaching FLIP IT to others. Participants will leave this train-the-trainer session with the 1 day FLIP IT® Training PowerPoint (or five, 1.5 hour workshops) and trainer notes, a variety of resources to help support the use of FLIP IT in the classroom and by families, and the confidence to provide workshops and technical assistance on the information. Earn 1.3 Continung Education Units for Early Childhood Educators.
To attend one of these national professional development events, click here. Or, to schedule this training at your site, contact Debi Mahler, Professional Development Coordinator, at email@example.com or 1-866-TRAIN US.
FLIP IT can also be offered in a half-day format, for parent workshops, for conference sessions and keynote presentations, and in a live webinar format. For more information, please contact Debi Mahler, Professional Development Coordinator, at 1-866-TRAIN US.