August 31, 2018
Important Provider Information, Training  & Resources
IMPORTANT PAYMENT NOTICE
A message regarding August Payments for SR and VPK has been posted on your OEL Provider Portal. A copy of that message was also emailed to you. Please call your Provider Reimbursement Specialist with any questions.
Register for September's PLAN Meeting

Wednesday, Sept. 12 10a-12:30p
Soref JCC
6501 W. Sunrise Blvd.

Upcoming PLAN Meetings: Nov. 14, Jan. 16, March 20, May 15
Upcoming Inclusion Trainings

9/20: When Preschoolers Act Out...Where Do We Begin?
This presentation will teach you how to identify the early signs of a disability and provide tips on where to turn for help. It will also show you how to get through to that parent who lives in a constant state of denial. And finally, you'll be given suggestions on how to get through the day and make tomorrow more successful.
Upcoming Inclusion Trainings in Spanish

9/20: Including all Children in Circle Time
Are your children antsy during circle time? Come learn quick and easy strategies to increase their engagement.You'll be glad you came!
*ENGLISH* Trainings to be held at ELC Broward
6301 Nw 5th Way, Suite 3400
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309

Trainings in *SPANISH* held at Gulfstream Academy
1000 Sw 3rd Street
Hallandale Beach, FL 33009 
Send Us Your First Day Pictures!
Share your memories of the First Day of School and you could win lunch ($10 Subway) on us!
Reply to this email or tag us on Facebook @BrowardELC
TRAINING: Beyond the Book: Increasing Literacy through Interactive Read Alouds
Children's Services Council is hosting a free training on Sept. 6 & Sept. 20 from 9am-12:30pm.

FREE SUBSCRIPTION: myTeachstone©
The ELC, partnering with OEL, is working to bring resources on the CLASS® Assessment to our SR Providers through a myTeachstone subscription.

You must be a School Readiness Provider to receive the subscription.

The myTeachstone subscription includes:
  • Overview of CLASS® Assessment tool in Infant, Toddler and Pre-K
  • Best Practices and Teacher Strategies via Video
  • Tips/Info for teachers to understand the assessment process
Interested? Send your Name, Email and Provider Name to:
Allison Metsch 
Provider Portal Training Videos
Videos on the New Provider Portal are available 24/7 via ELC's Youtube Channel
Training Academy: Upcoming Trainings

FCCPC/CDA Instructor-Led September 18th
5850 S Pine Island Rd, Davie, FL 33328

FCCPC/CDA Renewal Training Instructor-Led September 19th
Family Central Broward 1415 W Cypress Creek Road Fort Lauderdale Fl 33309

ECERS 3 Hour Overview Training September 24th
Family Central Broward 1415 W Cypress Creek Road Fort Lauderdale Fl 33309

ITERS 3 Hour Overview Training  October 1
Family Central Broward 1415 W Cypress Creek Road Fort Lauderdale Fl 33309

FCCPC/CDA Instructor-Led October 9
Family Central Broward 1415 W Cypress Creek Road Fort Lauderdale Fl 33309

Director's Credential Renewal Course Coming March 2019

For more information visit: familycentral.org/TrainingAcademy
Public Hearing: Rule 6M-4.610
A public hearing on the Statewide Provider Contract for School Readiness Program will be held on Thursday, Sept. 13 from 4-5pm.

Written comments on the proposed rule may be submitted to OEL.Rules@oel.myflorida.com. All emails should have "6M-4.610 Comment" in the subject line. 
Public Hearing: Rule 6M-4.740
A public hearing on the Program Assessment Threshold Requirements for School Readiness Program will be held on Friday, Sept. 14 from 9:30am-11am.

Written comments on the proposed rule may be submitted to OEL.Rules@oel.myflorida.com. All emails should have "6M-4.740 Comment" in the subject line. 
Upcoming OEL Workshops/Hearings
Several workshops will be held over summer regarding OEL Rules. Click button below for schedule. Or Sign Up for email notifications
Provider Board Representatives

Natalie Williams (Private Provider Board Seat)
Natalie.Williams@nlcinc.com

Schmeka Lyons (Faith Based Provider Board Seat)
SLyons@echristchurch.org

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