This month’s selection from the EarlyEdU Alliance® multimedia resources is a spotlight on Social and Emotional Learning. These resources are available to use in your teaching or professional development activities. Access to the complete library is available to EarlyEdU members only. Please consider joining the EarlyEdU Alliance®.
Reel to Reel: Exploring Culture and Emotions
This 10-minute video features Jeanne Tsai, PhD as she describes her studies on how culture influences the way preschool children learn to value emotional states. Interviews with educators and families highlight the importance of taking cultural differences into account when interpreting the meanings behind children’s behaviors.
Facilitating Children’s Friendships
Friendships established during the preschool years create valuable contexts to learn and practice skills essential to children's development across domains.In this 40-minute presentation Michaelene Ostrosky, PhD and Lori Meyer share evidence-based strategies for supporting young children's friendship development.
EarlyEdU Alliance® Highlights Webinar Series
Past Highlights Webinar Series
|December||12/6/2018||Learning Languages: Resources to Support Language Development in Young Children|
|November||11/1/2018||Close up on Assessment: Competency based course work to support effective assessment in early care and education|
|October||10/4/2018||Family Engagement Course Overview|
|September||9/6/2018||Resilience and Wellness: Using EarlyEdU courses and modules to support the early care and education workforce|
|August||8/2/2018||EarlyEdU Multimedia Resource Library|
|May||5/3/2018||Culturally Responsive Teaching: Faculty Resources, Reflections, and Redesign|
|April||4/5/2018||Learning Lessons from Utah: Providing Coursework Through PD Systems in Partnership with IHEs|
|March||3/1/2018||Explore the Multimedia Guidebook for Transforming the Early Education Workforce|
|February||2/1/2018||Deep Dive: Child Observation and Assessment|
|November||11/2/2017||EarlyEdU Highlights: Coaching Companion for State Professional Development Systems|
|October||10/5/2017||Discover Coaching Companion|
|August||8/3/2017||Membership, Modules, and More|
|May||5/4/2017||It Takes a Village: A Team Approach to Supporting Online Students|
|April||4/6/2017||CEELOâ€™s Role in Supporting an Extraordinary Professional Workforce for Young Children|
|March||3/2/2017||Explore the Active in Interactive Learning|
|February||2/2/2017||Modules and More|
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