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Teaching Strategies: Educational Curriculum and Assessment for Children - Teaching Strategies
Professional development for early childhood educators. Expert trainers: English-language learning, children with disabilities, family child care, early literacy, and assessment
Remembering Developmental Milestones
Ahh....Its been a while since I last wrote in my blogs.Its not that I don’t have the time… its just that there is a lot of ups and down to t...
W-Sitting Infographic - North Shore Pediatric Therapy
Physical Therapy, Speech Therapy, Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), Social Work, Dietitian & Academic Specialists (tutoring).
Attachment Disorder Mind Map
A Mind Map, created in PowerPoint, that works as a poster or as a mini presentation that could be used as part of staff training or to build awareness. This list of difficulties is not exhaustive but is a flavour of some of the issues that can affect students with Attachment disorder.
Activities to Encourage Social & Emotional Development:12-18 Months
Jamie Loehr, M.D. and Jen Meyers, authors of "Raising Your Child," say doing these simple activities with your toddler will improve both social and emotional development.
8 Things You Probably Didn't Know Babies Can Do Before They Turn 12 Months Old
Think your baby doesn't understand physics or statistics? Think again.
John Bowlby Attachment and Loss
Dr. John Bowlby, founder of Attachment Theory, explains how the mother/father/child relationship forms the foundation for all intimate, complex relationships...
Step Away from the Photocopier: Learning through Play #nomoreworksheets
By: Diane Kashin, Ed.D, RECE. The worksheet debate rages on! Even with research and alternatives that are play-based and hands-on, their use is still being defended. The fact is worksheets are not …
Whole Child Development Is Undervalued
Desire to learn and effective experimentation characterize the whole child approach, requiring a whole culture to extend these conditions into schooling and adult life.
Promoting Social-Emotional Development - Helping Infants Learn About Feelings: "Starting from birth, infants begin learning how to make sense of their world through interactions with caregivers. Responsive caregiving - which involves a caregiver reflecting and validating a child's feelings and behaviors, helps very young children make sense of their world."