All of Gesell Institute’s professional development programs can be tailored to the needs of your group, whether that be through a full, half-day, or 90 minute live seminar or as a 90 minute webinar. Districts and schools are continually challenged to find substantive ways to meet the in-service needs of teachers and adequately answer family informational needs. Hospitals and medical training institutions need refreshers in the ages and stages of child development for their pediatricians. Gesell Institute can provide the professional development training you need as well as meaningful parent programs, presented by the highly trained and experienced National Lecture Staff.
Sample seminar topics include:
Pretend play is a universal aspect of childhood. What exactly is play? Are there types of play? How brain development and ultimately learning impacted by play? This seminar unpacks the latest science on the relationship between play and the brain.
Ages and Stages of Development: Understanding Children’s Growth, Learning and Behavior from 2 ½ to 9 years
- Full Day Seminar: $2,200 plus NLS travel costs
- Half Day Seminar: $1,500 plus NLS travel costs
- 90 minute Seminar: $500 plus NLS travel costs
Schedule a seminar in tandem (“piggy-backing” on) with a workshop already scheduled in your area, and receive a discount.
Customized topics are available upon request. The length of the program determines the depth of the content presented to your audience and your personalized needs.
To Schedule a Seminar:
Please call us at 1-800-369-7709 x701 or email Erin Akers, Director of Education and Development to set up a seminar for your group.