NAEYC's Virtual Institute - Going on through July 17th!

Looking for some FREE professional development on early childhood education topics?

This year the National Association for the Education for Young Children (NAEYC) is hosting its annual Professional Learning Institute online -- the Virtual Institute! This is a great opportunity to watch pre-recorded sessions from field experts at your leisure - you'll even get a certificate of attendance.

Create a NAEYC account and access over 100 presentations, including:

  • A Roadmap for Our Rebuilding: Power to the Profession and the Unifying Framework for the Early Childhood Education Profession (NAEYC Presentation) - Presented by Lauren Hogan, Emilu Alvarez & Lanette Dumas. 

  • Developing Effective Early Childhood Professionals: Embedding Opportunities for Teaching, Research, Advocacy, and Leadership within Personnel Preparation Programs - Presented by Kimberly Hile & Jenna Weglarz-Ward

  • 4 Cs for a Trauma-Informed Approach: Comprehensive, Connection, Cooperation, and Community - Presented by Sue Dierks

  • The Impact of Toxic Stress on Children, Adverse Childhood Experiences and Resiliency - Presented by Gregory Williams

  • Updating Pre-Service and In-Service Professional Development to Address Teaching and Learning of Children who are Emerging Bilinguals/ Dual Language Learners - Presented by Karen Nemeth

  • Making Feedback Effective and Efficient: Tools and Tips for Supporting Growth in Teacher Practice - Presented by Miriam Packard & Katie Emerson-Hoss

  • Family Engagement and Support: An Essential Component for Children's Wellbeing and Learning - Presented by Iheoma Iruka, Ph.D.

This is the 6th and last week of the Institute - so hurry up and go! Recorded sessions will only be available through July 17th!