Teaching Resources

This month’s selection from the EarlyEdU Alliance® multimedia resources is a spotlight on Practice-Based Coaching (PBC). These resources are available to use in your teaching or professional development activities. Access to the complete library is available to EarlyEdU members only. If you’re not a member yet, we invite you to joining the EarlyEdU Alliance®.

Effectiveness of Practice-Based Coaching (PBC) (Download)

Effectiveness of Practice-Based Coaching (PBC) (Download)

Effectiveness of Practice-Based Coaching (PBC)

This 3-minute video focuses on PBC as an effective approach to professional development. Dr. Pat Snyder provides a definition of the model and discusses research studies that compare PBC to other forms of professional development.

Practice-Based Coaching: Equity and Access (Download)

Practice-Based Coaching: Equity and Access (Download)

Practice-Based Coaching: Equity and Access

In this 2-minute video, Dr. Kathleen Artman Meeker discusses how PBC can support equity in early learning programs. She describes how PBC can help adults by offering a safe place to reflect on issues of equity, access, and diversity—especially when responding to children’s challenging behavior.

These video excerpts are available for a short time on this website.
For permanent access or the ability to view more of our resources, please consider joining the EarlyEdU Alliance®.

EarlyEdU Alliance® Highlights Webinar Series

Month Date Link
July 7/11/2019 The New EarlyEdU Alliance Media Library
Discover Resources to Support Quality Teaching Practices. Join our library designers for an introduction to the new media library. The resources are vast, but the search is simple. Explore library features that will allow you to find free, relevant materials for your courses, presentations, and professional development.
June 6/6/2019 Custom Coaching Companion: A Customized Video Uploading and Annotation Tool to Increase and Enhance Coaching
May 5/2/2019 Higher Education Teaching Practices: Using video to support learning, connection, and community online
April 4/4/2019 Family Engagement
March 3/7/2019 Discover Circle Time Magazine Season 2: Positive March 3/7/2019 Behavior Support (PBS)
February 2/7/2019 Preschool Development Grant: Resources to Support Early Childhood Systems Work

These and additional resources are available on the ECLKC.
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Role and Impact of Coaching

Educators and coaches discuss their experiences with Practice-Based Coaching in this 5-minute video.

These learning modules are highlights of higher education courses from the EarlyEdU Alliance®. Trainers and instructors can use these four modules for professional development or higher education classes. The modules range from one-and-half to three hours long.

Module One

Emotional Literacy

Module Two

Building Skills in Two Languages

Module Three

Using Interactive Media in Early Learning

Module Four

Mindulness: A Resilience Practice

Module Five

Family Engagement

Faculty Finds

Faculty Finds is a fantastic source of information concerning effective preparation of early childhood professionals, providing both content and professional resources. Faculty Finds is created by Camille Catlett, an Advanced Technical Assistance Specialist Emerita at the University of North Carolina's Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute. This newsletter is distributed six times annually and all resources are free.

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