Wisconsin Model Early Learning Standards:


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Registration Closed.
Agency: CESA 5
Agency Contact: Cathy Daentl
Agency Assistant: Joel Schwochert 608-745-5477
Location: CESA 5
626 E Slifer Street
Portage, WI 53901
Facility: Conf Room Main
6/8/2019 08:30 AM - 04:30 AM Registration & Light Breakfast at 8 AM
6/22/2019 08:30 AM - 04:30 AM Registration & Light Breakfast at 8 AM

The 2-day WMELS training will provide participants with an opportunity to explore and understand early learning expectations put in place by Wisconsin. Participants will use the standards to build a foundation for high-quality care and education for ALL children from birth to the beginning of first grade. Participants will learn how to apply the WMELS Performance Standards in order to:

  • Determine what children should know and be able to do
  • Plan learning experiences 
  • Provide supportive learning environments
  • Collect data to ensure that all children are learning and making progress
  • Connect to IEP 5-Step Process

?NOTE: You must attend both days to receive credit.

AUDIENCE: Early Educators (4K, Childcare, Head Start, ECSE teachers), Administrators—anyone who touches the life of a child

LOCATION: CESA 5, 626 E. Slifer St., Portage

COST: $5 includes light breakfasts, lunches, and materials 

OPTIONAL: Participants can earn one college credit through UW Platteville with additional registration and $293 fee. If interested contact Amy Alt  or 608-271-9181.

QUESTIONS: Registration: Joel Schwochert, 608-745-5477 or or Cathy Daentl,


Cancellation Policy: Registered participants will receive a full refund if they cancel prior to 3 working days before an event, minus any material costs that have already been incurred. Because of our commitment to the trainer and the food vendor, participants who cancel less than 3 working days or do not attend, will be billed the full fee. CESA 5 reserves the right to cancel any event. Registered participants will be notified via email if a cancellation occurs and will receive a full refund. Inclement weather policy: Every effort will be made to hold an event. CESA 5 will notify participants via email as soon as possible if an event has been cancelled due to weather conditions.