STAR Initial 3-day Workshop

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Registration Closed.
Last Date to Register: 7/26/2020 11:59 PM
Last Date to Cancel: 8/16/2020 11:59 PM
Agency: Metro ECSU
Agency Contact: Tami Childs
Agency Assistant: Gail Jankowski 612-638-1522
Location: Virtual Meeting
Facility: Virtual Meeting
8/18/2020 09:00 AM - 12:30 PM
8/19/2020 09:00 AM - 12:30 PM
8/20/2020 09:00 AM - 12:30 PM

STAR Initial 3-day Workshop   by STAR Trained Coaches and Tami Childs. 

Participants must attend all 3 days. Please register by August 14th

Bring your STAR Kits to the training if you have one! 

If you have questions please email Tami Childs

Event Fyer

STAR Workshop

This workshop will introduce participants to the STAR (Strategies for Teaching Autism Based on Research) program and teaching strategies.  The instructional methods of discrete trial training, pivotal response training, teaching functional routines, and positive behavior interventions and supports form the instructional base of this comprehensive program. Participants receive examples of STAR Program lesson plans at each instructional level in order to practice their skills in implementing the program.

  • Learn the STAR Program’s (Arick, Loos, Falco, Krug, 2004) curriculum content
  • Watch video and demonstrations of the three instructional methods in the STAR Program

What You Will Learn

  • Developmental curriculum content appropriate for students with developmental disabilities curriculum-based assessment techniques for baseline and progress-monitoring
  • To use Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) to teach new skills
  • To teach students to be independent and to generalize skills within their daily routines

CEU hours: 10.5

Event Fee: $150 

Mail payment prior to the event to:  Metro ECSU, Attn: Gail Jankowski, 2 Pine Tree Dr, Suite 101, Arden Hills, MN 55112

Registration and cancellation deadline: The event registration and cancellation closes on Friday, August 14, 2020.


{The contents of this workshop do not necessarily represent the policy of the federal Department of Education or the state Department of Education, and you should not assume endorsement by the federal or state government. Funding for this event is made possible with a grant from the MN Department of Education. The source of the funds is federal award Special Education. Grants to States, CFDA 84.027A.}

Cancellation: You can cancel your own registration for an event before the cancellation deadline. (Please check the event information for specific cancellation details.) If the event has a fee, refunds are possible only if cancellation is prior to the deadline. If you do not attend and do not cancel prior to an event, you are still responsible for payment and will be billed.

Special Accommodations: Please alert Metro ECSU 2-3 weeks prior to the workshop/event if you need special accommodations, including sign language interpreters. (Metro ECSU requires a notice of 2 business days to cancel a sign language interpreter. If you fail to cancel, we reserve the right to bill your school/district for this expense.) Update your profile as needed. Special accommodations are not included with each registration, but are stored in your profile until you make changes.