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  • Fussy Baby Network - Erikson Institute
    care modules achieving biliteracy research community initiatives assessment children at risk family support infants toddlers schools teaching technology young children supporting erikson contribute to erikson ways to give areas of support give online corporate foundation gifts news events upcoming events academic calendar all past events press mentions magazine publications More news View all Press Mentions Newsletter FAN tool developed by Erikson s Fussy Baby Network becomes a national model May 19 2015 The FAN tool is being adapted to more settings serving children ranging from early childhood mental health consultation systems to pediatrician training More In Chicago Tribune Gray offers advice on caring for fussy newborn January 21 2015 The medical director for Erikson s Fussy Baby Network says being held offers babies the organization they crave but can t provide themselves More Fussy Baby Network profiled in Chicago Parent May 9 2014 For ten years the Network has offered help for parents whose infants who are struggling with feeding sleeping or crying More Gilkerson cautions against using TV to calm fussy children April 21 2014 She tells TODAY Health that television can prevent children from developing coping strategies More Celebrating 10 years of the Fussy Baby Network December 19 2013 In a decade the Network has grown from a twinkle in Professor Linda Gilkerson s eye to a national model More Thakar selected for leadership fellowship November 5 2013 The Asian American Psychological Association selected Thakar as one of its two leadership fellows this year More Fussy Baby Network praised for helping prevent abuse May 22 2013 In the Peoria Journal Star the Fussy Baby Network was praised as a program that can help prevent child abuse More Pediatricians receive training from the Fussy Baby Network March 13 2013 The Network will greatly strengthen medical education through a new partnership with two major Chicago medical centers More Groupon Grassroots raises more than 3 000 for Fussy Baby Network October 29 2012 More than 160 people gave to the week long campaign raising 3 120 for the Fussy Baby Network including a 1 500 matching gift from Kolcraft More Groupon Grassroots campaign for Fussy Baby Network launches October 22 October 10 2012 Erikson s Fussy Baby Network is partnering with Groupon Grassroots the philanthropic arm of Groupon to raise money for its home visiting services in Chicago and the surrounding county More Fussy Baby Latina celebrated by parents in Little Village July 16 2012 Fussy Baby Latina was started in 2007 to support Chicago s Latino families particularly those who had recently immigrated More Fussy Baby Network welcomes its eighth nationwide site July 2 2012 The Fussy Baby Network welcomed its eighth national partner site in Albuquerque New Mexico With the new site Fussy Baby Network is piloting a new approach to establishing partners a process it calls infusion More Fussy Baby Network reaches more families through 3 7 million grant June 11 2012 Erikson s Fussy Baby Network is partnering with Healthy Families Illinois to support high risk families

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  • Gillian McNamee - Erikson Institute
    toddlers schools teaching technology young children supporting erikson contribute to erikson ways to give areas of support give online corporate foundation gifts news events upcoming events academic calendar all past events press mentions magazine publications More news View all Press Mentions Newsletter Story acting offers blueprint for quality preschool says McNamee in new book May 15 2015 Story acting can help Head Start deliver on the promise of helping all children to become articulate and literate learners More Full day kindergarten shouldn t focus only on academics McNamee says March 12 2015 She tells the Pioneer Press that all day kindergarten programs should incorporate opportunities for recess and the arts More New Schools Project builds teacher communities November 14 2014 The New Schools Project is building strong networks of teachers from novice to master in the Chicago Public Schools More Over decorated classrooms can make children lose focus McNamee says October 14 2014 She tells the Hechinger Report that too much visual stimulation can wear students down More Maxwell steps down as head of the New Schools Project August 30 2014 Maxwell will become the director of program development at the Buffett Early Childhood Institute at the University of Nebraska More Faculty and staff present at AERA Annual Meeting February 27 2014 The American Educational Research Associations s annual meeting takes place in Philadelphia from April 4 7 More Opening Minds sessions from Erikson faculty staff and alumni January 9 2014 The Early Math Collaborative is also a finalist for the conference s 2014 Innovation Awards More Earlier is not always better McNamee says September 30 2013 McNamee tells CBS Chicago that efforts to teach material sooner don t always lead to a higher capacity for learning More Helping early childhood educators bring technology into the classroom September 9 2013 Early childhood faculty from around the country had conversations to develop a vision of improved approaches in the digital age More Powerful literature key to engaging students says McNamee March 20 2013 In a Chicago Sun Times column about book banning McNamee explains the powerful role of literature in child development More Chicago Tribune interviews McNamee on explaining the teacher strike to children September 11 2012 McNamee encouraged parents to acknowledge anxiety or other emotions and discuss the strike in terms of fairness More McNamee says parents should explain strike to children September 11 2012 Gillian McNamee talked with Heidi Stevens for this Chicago Tribune article about how parents can explain the Chicago Teachers Union strike to their children More NAEYC sessions presented by Erikson faculty and staff September 4 2012 Join Erikson faculty and staff at the NAEYC Annual Conference for presentations on topics ranging from early math to the value of early education More Common Core State Standards and early childhood education explored at Erikson July 2 2012 Illinois school districts are adopting the Common Core State Standards But what does this mean for pre kindergarten to third grade classrooms More Innovation Fund supports four early childhood projects

    Original URL path: http://www.erikson.edu/news/topic/gillian-mcnameee/ (2016-02-15)
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  • Margret Nickels - Erikson Institute
    self assessment continuing education offerings webinars webinar archives quick credits credit types faq customized training family child care modules achieving biliteracy research community initiatives assessment children at risk family support infants toddlers schools teaching technology young children supporting erikson contribute to erikson ways to give areas of support give online corporate foundation gifts news events upcoming events academic calendar all past events press mentions magazine publications More news View all Press Mentions Newsletter Big day big feelings your child s first day of school September 8 2015 Margret Nickels offers tips for parents to help their children make the transition to school More Erikson opens therapy office for Chicago s Austin community December 19 2013 The Center for Children and Families has a new outpost in Chicago s Austin community More Elf on the Shelf shouldn t supplant discipline strategy Nickels says December 13 2013 Nickels tells the Chicago Tribune that parents are better off implementing year round parenting strategies More Quality time is giving children your full attention says Nickels February 8 2013 In a Southtown Star article Nickels wades into the quality time vs quantity time debate More Changes in a child s behavior could signal a mental health issue says Nickels December 19 2012 ABC 7 featured Nickels for a story on parents increasing concern after the shooting in Newtown CT More Center for Children and Families hosts sold out Chicago Ideas Week event December 18 2012 Parents and professionals explored how children experience make sense of and navigate their environment More Manage holiday gift expectations through communication says Nickels December 7 2012 In a Chicago Tribune article Nickels suggests telling younger children Santa s limitations in delivering every child s every wish More Halloween tips from Nickels October 16 2012 Life Goes Strong asks when children are too old or too young to participate and how to pick an appropriate Halloween costume More Give children room to express who they are says Nickels October 16 2012 Margret Nickels talked with Heidi Stevens for this Chicago Tribune article about parenting children who aren t like you More Validate children s feelings after being held back says Nickels September 11 2012 Margret Nickels talked with Heidi Stevens for this Chicago Tribune article about how parents can best support their child whose been held back in the same grade More Being positive towards children being held back can help them adjust says Nickels August 29 2012 Margret Nickel talked with Jessica Hester for this Parents blog about helping a child prepare for repeating a grade More Parents can help children understand violent media says Nickels July 30 2012 On WGN TV s morning news broadcast Dean Richards interviewed Margret Nickels on the effects of violent TV and movies on young children s behavior More Before dropping the towel parents should be aware of their child s comfort level toward nudity says Nickels April 5 2012 Howard Ludwig interviewed Margret Nickels for this Southtown Star column about deciding when it

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  • Teachers - Erikson Institute
    young children supporting erikson contribute to erikson ways to give areas of support give online corporate foundation gifts news events upcoming events academic calendar all past events press mentions magazine publications More news View all Press Mentions Newsletter Online master s student Jennifer Flynn December 7 2012 By taking her education online Jennifer found a true community of fellow teachers More Barbara Bowman discusses child parent centers November 13 2012 Catalyst Chicago looks into the expansion of a promising program More Chicago Tribune interviews McNamee on explaining the teacher strike to children September 11 2012 McNamee encouraged parents to acknowledge anxiety or other emotions and discuss the strike in terms of fairness More McNamee says parents should explain strike to children September 11 2012 Gillian McNamee talked with Heidi Stevens for this Chicago Tribune article about how parents can explain the Chicago Teachers Union strike to their children More Recent grants support Erikson faculty research April 7 2011 Three recent grants from the J B and M K Pritzker Faculty Innovation Fund are giving young faculty researchers support as they pursue work in key areas More Alumna awarded for excellence in teaching April 7 2011 Achievement like excellence isn t tied to a particular language or culture Just ask Zio Perez 06 More Early childhood professionals gather to discuss the PreK 3rd movement April 7 2011 Exploring PreK 3rd Grade A dialogue on educational reform may be the first shot in a revolution in early education in Illinois More Urban Children s Literature Project supports local Chicago schools April 7 2011 Hearthstones and gullies are in short supply in most cities but you d never know that from looking through the shelves of a classroom library More Early Math Projects helps teachers understand the big ideas in math December 12

    Original URL path: http://www.erikson.edu/news/topic/teachers/ (2016-02-15)
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  • Technology - Erikson Institute
    webinar archives quick credits credit types faq customized training family child care modules achieving biliteracy research community initiatives assessment children at risk family support infants toddlers schools teaching technology young children supporting erikson contribute to erikson ways to give areas of support give online corporate foundation gifts news events upcoming events academic calendar all past events press mentions magazine publications More news View all Press Mentions Newsletter Moderation is key to using technology with children Donohue says October 1 2015 In Tulsa World Chip Donohue compares using technology to junk food too much is bad moderation is all right More Alumnus leads the way to developmentally appropriate technology in the classroom May 19 2015 Brian Puerling M S 11 is an author and international consultant and presenter on children and technology More Fred Rogers Center and Erikson s TEC Center to release report on children and technology April 21 2015 Together we will provide guidance on what matters most for young children parents families and educators in the digital age says Erikson s Chip Donohue More TEC Center is leading the international conversation on tech May 12 2014 Looking for an international thought leader on technology in the classroom Start with Erikson s TEC Center More Technology can t replace relationships between babies and parents Donohue says January 22 2014 Parents should be careful to select uses of technology that help their children learn and grow according to Donohue More Helping early childhood educators bring technology into the classroom September 9 2013 Early childhood faculty from around the country had conversations to develop a vision of improved approaches in the digital age More Head to Toe conference sessions presented by Erikson May 24 2013 The Chicago Metro AEYC conference brings together 500 professionals in infant toddler early care and education More Erikson commits to the Clinton Global Initiative April 16 2013 Erikson is partnering with the Clinton Global Initiative to bring early childhood education to the attention of the world s leaders More Technology can benefit young children when used appropriately says Donohue December 18 2012 What do early childhood practitioners and parents too need to think about before handing children technology from iPads to digital cameras More Chip Donohue discusses technology in the classroom November 7 2012 CBS 2 Chicago looks into pros and cons of teaching with iPads in early childhood classrooms More Chip Donohue gives parents tips on tech and children November 5 2012 Popular parent website ABCmouse com features Q A with Donohue More Using technology to build relationships between grandparents and grandchildren October 17 2012 Chip Donohue was featured in this Life Goes Strong article about how grandparents and grandchildren can use technology to keep in touch More How can parents balance their children s media diet September 15 2012 Chip Donohue talked with Heidi Stevens for this Chicago Tribune article about how parents can balance their children s media diet More NAEYC sessions presented by Erikson faculty and staff September 4 2012 Join Erikson

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  • Investing in early childhood makes a difference, says Feinberg
    and records academic policies enrollment and degree verifications name and address changes transcript request forms immunization u pass library online offerings online advantages how it works recommended skills tech requirements self assessment continuing education offerings webinars webinar archives quick credits credit types faq customized training family child care modules achieving biliteracy research community initiatives assessment children at risk family support infants toddlers schools teaching technology young children supporting erikson contribute to erikson ways to give areas of support give online corporate foundation gifts news events upcoming events academic calendar all past events press mentions magazine publications This article appeared in the Spring 2015 issue of Erikson on Children under the headline Investing in young children A conversation with Janice Feinberg President Joseph and Bessie Feinberg Foundation More from this issue For nearly 20 years the Joseph and Bessie Feinberg Foundation has provided annual unrestricted support to Erikson and ensures that Erikson is recognized each month on Chicago s PBS television station WTTW Janice Feinberg The Feinberg Foundation was established in 1969 by brothers Bernard Louis Reuben and Samuel Feinberg to honor the memory of their parents Today the foundation is directed by Janice Feinberg her brother Joseph Feinberg and Joe s wife Rhonda Feinberg We recently talked with Janice Feinberg the Feinberg Foundation s president about the foundation s long time support of Erikson Why does the Feinberg Foundation support Erikson Feinberg I was first introduced to Erikson by Virginia Bobins an Erikson alumna and life trustee as well as a passionate advocate for early childhood initiatives and all that Erikson does I was immediately impressed by the strong leadership at Erikson and as I have a science background by the abundant research out there supporting the importance and impact of early childhood interventions Erikson is doing incredible work to prepare early childhood professionals to serve children and families effectively The Institute also conducts original research and program evaluations that significantly add to the knowledge base on the impact of early childhood programs Both of these resonate with me After becoming involved at Erikson and learning so much about early childhood development the Feinberg Foundation began investing in other organizations serving children and youth Erikson was in a sense our gateway into this field Before we began supporting Erikson the Feinberg Foundation mainly funded medical research Jewish communal organizations and the arts Today we also support community based organizations that improve the lives of the economically underserved population of Chicago serve the needs of abused or neglected youth and support children in at risk or in economically disadvantaged households Why do you believe that supporting early childhood is important Feinberg All children don t start on an equal playing field If socioeconomic disadvantage family disruption or diagnosed disabilities interfere with early childhood development there is more likelihood of problems later in life It doesn t make sense to support programs targeting at risk youth without also contributing to organizations that focus on early interventions that can impact the risk trajectory

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  • Alumni Class Notes, Spring 2015 - Erikson Institute
    us Visiting a class Admission information sessions Graduate fairs requirements international students financial aid tuition fees cost of attendance grants scholarships fellowships student loans payment plans applying for aid student services writing program computers technology housing transportation health insurance registration and records academic policies enrollment and degree verifications name and address changes transcript request forms immunization u pass library online offerings online advantages how it works recommended skills tech requirements self assessment continuing education offerings webinars webinar archives quick credits credit types faq customized training family child care modules achieving biliteracy research community initiatives assessment children at risk family support infants toddlers schools teaching technology young children supporting erikson contribute to erikson ways to give areas of support give online corporate foundation gifts news events upcoming events academic calendar all past events press mentions magazine publications This article appeared in the Spring 2015 issue of Erikson on Children under the headline Class notes More from this issue Jamilah R Jor dan M Ed 94 has been appointed interim assistant dean of Student Affairs and Services for the College of Education at Chicago State University She is also an associate professor in the Department of Early Childhood Primary and Bilingual Education Matthew Shirrell M S 07 completed a doctoral program in human development and social policy at Northwestern University in June 2014 He is currently a post doctoral fellow with the Distributed Leadership Study at Northwestern s School of Education and Social Policy Emmy Lea Agustin M S 12 is a certified child life specialist health and wellness coach at Clark Hatch Fitness Center in Honolulu and active volunteer for healthcare and education organizations In 2013 she launched a motivational campaign focused on fitness and inspiration called Operation Emmy Mark Henick M S 12 recently accepted a position at the Canadian

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  • Alumni return for Erikson open houses - Erikson Institute
    Leading to Teaching License Bilingual ESL Endorsement M S in Early Childhood Education Leading to Teaching License Early Childhood Special Education Letter of Approval m s in early childhood education online online m s faq M S in Early Childhood Education with Bilingual ESL Specialization Online how it works certificate programs online bilingual esl certificate gainful employment infant mental health certificate gainful employment Scholarship opportunity Child Parent Psychotherapy Seminar infant specialist certificate gainful employment infant specialist courses online ph d program past dissertations doctoral faculty current students admission apply visit us Visiting a class Admission information sessions Graduate fairs requirements international students financial aid tuition fees cost of attendance grants scholarships fellowships student loans payment plans applying for aid student services writing program computers technology housing transportation health insurance registration and records academic policies enrollment and degree verifications name and address changes transcript request forms immunization u pass library online offerings online advantages how it works recommended skills tech requirements self assessment continuing education offerings webinars webinar archives quick credits credit types faq customized training family child care modules achieving biliteracy research community initiatives assessment children at risk family support infants toddlers schools teaching technology young children supporting erikson contribute to erikson ways to give areas of support give online corporate foundation gifts news events upcoming events academic calendar all past events press mentions magazine publications This article appeared in the Spring 2015 issue of Erikson on Children under the headline Homecoming More from this issue More than 50 alumni returned to Erikson for open houses in January and March See January Open House photos See March Open House photos The alumni who represented graduating years ranging from 1972 to 2014 enjoyed seeing old friends and meeting new ones chatting with Erikson president Geoffrey Nagle and faculty and touring Erikson

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