What is the Infant Toddler Specialist Network (ITSN)?
The KCCTO-KITS ITSN Project is a collaboration of Kansas Child Care Training Opportunities, Inc. and the Kansas Inservice Training System. Our team consists of professionals from a variety of educational and experiential backgrounds. As coaches and mentors, we strive to support you in your task of providing quality child care to infants and toddlers and their families.
Meet the Team
We are excited to meet you and provide you with support!
Cheyenne, Clark, Decatur, Edwards, Ellis, Finney, Ford, Gove, Graham, Grant, Gray, Greeley, Hamilton, Haskell, Hodgeman, Kearny, Lane, Logan, Meade, Morton, Ness, Norton, Pawnee, Phillips, Rawlins, Rooks, Rush, Scott, Seward, Sheridan, Sherman, Stanton, Stevens, Thomas, Trego, Wallace, Wichita
Stephanie Keller, B.S.
Areas of Interest: Learning Environments, Professional Development, and Team Building
Contact Information: 785-477-0017 • firstname.lastname@example.org
Tara Witthuhn, B.S.
Areas of Interest: Health & Safety, Program Management, and Child Nutrition
Contact Information: 785-477-0322 • email@example.com
North Central Region
Barton, Chase, Clay, Cloud, Dickinson, Ellsworth, Geary, Jackson, Jewell, Lincoln, Lyon, Marion, Marshall, McPherson, Mitchell, Morris, Nemaha, Osage, Osborne, Ottawa, Pottawatomie, Reno, Republic, Rice, Riley, Russell, Saline, Shawnee, Smith, Stafford, Wabaunsee, Washington
Lisa Isaacson, M.S.
Areas of Interest: Military Child Care, Respectful Caregiving, and Inclusion
Contact Information: 785-410-8303 • firstname.lastname@example.org
Rachel Jury, B.S.
Areas of Interest: Interactions, Safe & Healthy Environments, Social-Emotional Development, and Adult Self Care
Contact Information: 785-477-0331 • email@example.com
Ashley Webster, M.S.
Areas of Interest: Professional Development, Family Engagement & Partnerships, and Reflective Leadership
Contact Information: 845-616-8637 • firstname.lastname@example.org
South East Region
Allen, Anderson, Bourbon, Chautauqua, Cherokee, Coffey, Crawford, Elk, Greenwood, Labette, Linn, Montgomery, Neosho, Wilson, Woodson
Tanisha McCorkle, B.S., IMH-E
Areas of Interest: Business Practices, Infant-Toddler Mental Health, and Observation & Assessment
Contact Information: 785-477-0162 • email@example.com
South Central Region
Barber, Butler, Cowley, Comanche, Harper, Harvey, Kingman, Kiowa, Pratt, Sedgwick, Sumner
Erin Jett, B.G.S.
Areas of Interest: Classroom Design, Behavior & Guidance, and Workplace Culture
Contact Information: 785-477-4346 • firstname.lastname@example.org
Stephanie Haney, Ph.D, CFLE
Areas of Interest: Positive Guidance, Environmental Supports, Intentional Planning, and Policy Development
Contact Information: 785-477-0797 • email@example.com
North East Region
Atchison, Brown, Doniphan, Douglas, Franklin, Jefferson, Johnson, Leavenworth, Miami, Wyandotte
Sarah Holmes, M.S.
Areas of Interest: Behavior & Guidance, Communities of Practice, and Military Child Care
Contact Information: 785-477-0566 • firstname.lastname@example.org
Joni Breidenthal, M.Ed.
Areas of Interest: Early Learning Standards, Assessment Tools, and Parent Education
Contact Information: 913-378-3276 • email@example.com
We are here to support you!
The KCCTO-KITS Infant-Toddler Specialist Network is a program of the Kansas Child Care Training Opportunities, Inc. and the University of Kansas Life Span Institute at Parsons and is supported through a grant from the Kansas Department for Children and Families’ Child Care and Early Education Services. However, information or opinions expressed herein do not necessarily reflect the position or policy of the agency and no official endorsement should be inferred. (12/16/16)