LTC To Offer Child Care Continuing Education Series





Lakeshore Technical College is offering a series of child care continuing education seminars beginning later this month. Seminars are open to anyone interested and are geared toward childcare professionals. Childcare professionals can receive continuing education credit and must bring their registry number to receive credit.  All classes have been approved for Tier 2 continuing education credit with The Registry. Individuals may attend one or all of the seminars.

The first seminar in the series is "The Deepest Message: Exploring the Emotional Culture of our ECE Programs" and will be held on Monday, September 25 from 6:30-8:30pm.  During this seminar, participants will explore positive ways to support children's social and emotional development. The class number is 66178.

The second seminar being offered is "Talk – Communication is Key" and will be held on Monday, October 30 from 6:30 – 8:30pm.  During this seminar, attendees will learn what the expected developmental norms are for birth through age 12.  Participants will also learn activities and strategies to increase overall language development as well as strategies for when communication breakdowns affect behaviors. The class number is 66179.

The instructors for the series of seminars are Kelly Matthews, Harvest Resources Associate and owner of A Place For You Early Childhood Consulting in Oshkosh and Leigh Ann Kramer, Educational and Behavioral Consultant.

All seminars in the series will take place at LTC's Cleveland campus in the Wells Fargo Conference Room. The cost for each seminar is $25.  To register by phone with credit card, call 1.888.GO TO LTC (1.888.468.6582) Ext. 1366. For questions or detailed information, visit or call Ruth at 920.693.1167, or e-mail at

About Lakeshore Technical College

Each year more than 10,000 people enroll in courses at Lakeshore Technical College. They rely on LTC for job preparation, to earn a degree, upgrade a specialized skill, train as an apprentice, or seek a high school equivalency. LTC faculty and staff meet students where they are in life and help them get one step closer to achieving their goals.<.p>

LTC, a nationally recognized technical college, was recently named a top 10 Bellwether Award finalist. The college was also ranked the #17 trade school in the nation by Forbes, the #3 two-year college in the nation for adult learners by Washington Monthly, #9 in the nation for two-year college educational outcomes by, and a top-150 two-year college for the fourth consecutive time by the Aspen Institute.

Close to 1,000 students graduate from LTC each year, and LTC’s associate degree graduates earn a median salary of $46,800 per year. In addition to the Cleveland campus, LTC serves students in Manitowoc and Sheboygan, and offers classes at four additional sites throughout the district. Visit LTC at

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