MECIC Quality Training

Mississippi Early Childhood Inclusion Center

Professional development opportunities are offered throughout the state of Mississippi in conjunction with MDHS and MDE. Quality trainings are available to independent agencies, early education centers, First Steps, Head Start, local and state early childhood associations, and other state agencies. Quality trainings are developed annually with a variety of topics to assist early childhood centers and schools with inclusion efforts.

Sample professional development topics include:

  • Including Children with Autism in the Early Childhood Classroom
  • Supporting Infants and Toddlers who are Dysregulated
  • Encouraging Language Development for Young Children with Special Needs
  • Identifying Red Flags in the Early Learning Classroom
  • Introducing Universal Design for Learning in Early Childhood
  • Introducing Positive Behavior Intervention Supports in Early Childhood
  • Celebrating Differences: Using Children’s Literature to Create an Inclusive Culture
  • Innovative Techniques for Inclusion: Moving Up the Developmental Ladder