Time To Sign: Training and Technical Assistance

Time to Sign, Inc is the Training and Technical Assistance (T/TA) team that supports program staff in delivering high-quality services to children and families. We provide the educatiional training and the materials framwork that support The Office of Head Start (OHS) who provides leadership and direction to programs through T/TA resources. These evidence-based...

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Brought to you by The Hubler Team!

Time to Sign provides professional training for childcare providers, teachers and parents of young children, birth to five. We know that the first five years of a child's life are the most significant when it comes to his/her ability to communicate effectively. Time to Sign is dedicated to enhancing communication for all by teaching American Sign Language (ASL) in a fun and educational way. Additionally, Time to Sign uses sign language to enhance literacy and learning; social and emotional learning; and classroom and behavior management through a series of professional development trainings.

Time to Sign is founded by Lillian Hubler and Michael Hubler. Lillian Hubler is the founder and President of Time to Sign, Inc., the foremost sign language trainer of young children’s educators with having trained more than 75,000 educators nationwide. She is a dynamic presenter whose presentations are educational best practices, engaging, and fun. Participants are amazed at how much sign language they learn in a single enjoyable session.

Dr. Michael S. Hubler, Ed.D., has over 30 years’ experience working in non-profit and government environments; developing programs and partnerships; and running non-profit organizations as the Executive Director. He is also a talented instructor, former Graduate Teaching Fellow at Radford University, who prides himself on his ability to convey even the most complicated information in a manner that everyone can understand. Michael has completed his Educational Specialist degree and is currently working toward the completion of his Education Doctorate. He has also published over 40 educational books as the product developer for Time to Sign, Inc.

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Developing the Socially and Emotionally Intelligent Child Training Event

Come Join us for a wonderful opportunity to learn how to teach your children functional communication and social and emotional skills. Participants will learn positive preventative strategies to enhance young children's social and emotional IQ.   Date:  September 22, 2016 Time:  10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Location:  Double Tree by...

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Teach your Children to share in kindergarten, if you want Successful Adults

In working with at-risk youth for over 20 years and earning my doctoral degree in education, with a specialization in social and emotional learning, I found this article particularly illuminating as it details the importance of sharing in the ultimate success of a child. This extremely important interpersonal skill is crucial for success in...

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Social and Emotional Learning Programs

Time To Sign are the leaders in utilizing games, fun, songs, and American Sign Language to help our children become better social and emotional people.  "Social and Emotional People" are more compassionate, they don't bully; they care for their friends; and they have fewer errors in behavior. In fact, this is not just for young children. Time...

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Social and Emotional Intelligent Children

Time to Sign realizes what is happening in our homes and in our schools. Our children are faced with so much outside influence with technology and adult problems, that they don't learn how to develop properly with social and emotional intelligence. This is evident in the lack of self esteem and confidence, and the ability to problem solve.  Self...

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Social Emotional Learning and Activities Guide

This learning guide - activities workbook includes the following for early childhood educators:  Social, Emotional, and Academic Learning (SEAL)  Classroom Management Improving Your Practice Using ASL in the Classroom  Communication Developmental Milestones  Social, Emotional & Functional Communication Activities Social...

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19 year study highlights the importance of social-emotional learning

In working with at-risk youth for over 20 years and earning my doctoral degree in education, with a specialization in social and emotional learning, I found this article particularly illuminating as it details how these skills are more important than IQ (brain power) in the ultimate success of a child. Self-control was also rated by kindergarten teachers...

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Young Boys and the Need to Develop Empathy

Doyin Richards previously wrote an article on boys need to better develop the skill of empathy (see below). This is key for them in the future as husband and fathers, but is often not done because it does not align with social norms, which after you read this you will agree need to be changed. Without the skill of empathy boys head down a negative path...

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Ten Reasons Why Early Childhood Education Pays Off

Get them while they're young: A baby forms 700 new neural connections per second. Peter Coy October 21, 2015 — 8:39 AM EDT Teacher with class of kids with raised hands Brain science and economics show that intervening to help children when they're very young is more cost-effective than waiting until they're in school. That's the...

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Dr Michael S Hubler, Ed.D.

"When it comes to picking up on warning signs that their child is having difficulty in school, parents are pretty intuitive, and they want to act. But how? The common sense notion that some children need more instructional time than others to master the curriculum is supported by research and theory. If all students are to achieve to gradelevel standards...

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Promoting Excellence in Young Children Academics

IT"S TIME TO SIGN!! Time to Sign provides research-proved educational training and resource material solutions for teachers, specialists, and parents. Dr. Michael Hubler, Ed.D., has developed a series of professional development workshops based upon the latest research-proven early childhood education methodologies. These trainings use sign language...

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The Hubler Group

New Brought to You by The Hubler Group  Business and Leadership Services for Your Head Program Managers / Directors Topical Areas of Training, Coaching, and Consulting Grant Writing ABC’s PFCE – Parent, Family and Community Framework and Building Board and / or Policy Council Team Building, Roles and Responsibilities Engaging...

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SCORE Program

SCORE Enriches Relationships, Fosters Communication, and Increases Learning Retention SCORE : (School - Communication - Organizational - Readiness - Enhancement) SCORE incorporates visual strategies and signs to enhance children's skills to help ensure success in the home, school, and life! Key Program Areas:  Communication and Literacy Social...

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Fostering Communications with Young Children Signing Fundamentals

Wonderful resource for families and foster parents to enhance early childhood communication. This book covers many topical areas such as signs from birth to five years, developmental milestones, activity ideas, games, crafts, stories and more...  Great stategies to help children with social and emotional connections...

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Staff Development - Hillsborough Head Start

  New Score Curriculum Program from Time to Sign...  Congratulations to Hillsborough County Head Start Winner of for her classroom... Our S.C.O.R.E. (School, Communication, Organizational, Readiness, Enhancement) Program helps in the early development of our children. Hubler: Sign language helps kids develop According to American Sign...

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Train the Trainer Program

TRAIN THE TRAINER PROGRAM - MAY 5-6, 2016  Train the Trainer Program -  2 days of learning  Can't Join us on site? - join us via internet with live streaming available Train in over 10 different workshops to deliver for your staff and families also included is lesson plans for up to 52 weeks of learning and full curriculum and 4 training...

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Animals Coloring Book

Great way to teach and learn animal signs.  Each animal illustrates the sign for you...

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Teaching 7 Secrets to a Successful Early Childhood Program

Teaching American Sign Language (ASL) to all children and families enhances early communication, social-emotional skills, learning, school readiness, and the parent-child=caregiver bond by building chracteristics such as:  confidence, curiosity, self control, cooperation, empathy, and positive epression of emotions and feelings.     This...

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Solution Based Parent Connections! We have the Solution!

This is why we do what we do - to help parents become more connected in a way that doesn't exhaust them! Read on and then call US for solutions! Parents’ Time with Kids More Rewarding Than Paid Work — and More Exhausting BY WENDY WANG There’s no tougher job than being a parent, or so the saying goes. This sentiment seems to be confirmed...

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Infant Toddler Sign Language Flashcards

Set of 32 cards. Includes Basic Signs, Emotions, and Farm Animals. Great for fun learning on the go...

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Classroom Toolkit

Integrate Sign Language into your existing curriculum and watch your school readiness scores soar and challenging behaviors disappear with the Time to Sign Classroom Toolkit...

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Everyone Can Sign Special Needs Kit

Kit 6: Everyone Can Sign: Special NeedsSeries with 4 Posters, Emotions, Healthy Foods, Social Skills and Emotional Skills...

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Library Training Services

1. Beginner Library Staff Workshop – Infant through Toddler 2. Intermediate Library Staff Workshop – Infant through Toddler 3. Beginner Library Staff Workshop – Preschool through Kindergarten 4. Intermediate Library Staff Workshop – Preschool through Kindergarten 5. Advanced Library Staff Workshop – Preschool through Kindergarten...

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Elementary School Age Workshops and Training Programs

1. Beginner Staff Workshop (School Age Children) 2. Intermediate Staff Workshop (School Age Children) 3. Time to Sign Curriculum Training (School Age Children) 4. Parent Workshop – Beginner Workshop (School Age Children) 5. Ready, Set Sign – Classroom Management the Fun Way! 6. Literacy Workshop – (School Age Children) 7. Customized...

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