Professional Knowledge

PK-3 TeachLeadGrow: A Video-Based Resource for Early Childhood Teachers

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Websites
Resource Category
Diverse Learners Professional Knowledge

PK-3TeachLeadGrow.org. Take a tour of the new FREE web-based, Danielson Framework-aligned learning toolkit that provides videos and tips-n-tools for teachers and leaders that can easily be used to enhance early learning classrooms. Leave this session with many ideas for maximizing this online resource focused on the critical first years of school.

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The Young Dual Language Learner: 20 Short Videos

Resource Type
Videos
Resource Category
Diverse Learners Professional Knowledge

The Young Dual Language Learner: 20 Short Videos is a vibrant series and professional development tool, shining a bright light on best practices in dual language learning. Now available on our YouTube channel!  This series features 20 three-minute videos and offers online streaming, presenter’s guide and questions & reflections.

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PK-3 TeachLeadGrow: A Video-Based Resource for Early Childhood Teachers

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Article/Books
Resource Category
Diverse Learners Professional Knowledge

These PPT handouts were used during the webinar on March 20, 2019

PK-3TeachLeadGrow.org. Take a tour of the new FREE web-based, Danielson Framework-aligned learning toolkit that provides videos and tips-n-tools for teachers and leaders that can easily be used to enhance early learning classrooms. Leave this session with many ideas for maximizing this online resource focused on the critical first years of school.

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PK-3 TeachLeadGrow: A Video-Based Resource for Early Childhood Teachers

Resource Type
Recorded Webinars
Resource Category
Diverse Learners Professional Knowledge

1-hour webinar that took place on March 20, 2019.

PK-3TeachLeadGrow.org. Take a tour of the new FREE web-based, Danielson Framework-aligned learning toolkit that provides videos and tips-n-tools for teachers and leaders that can easily be used to enhance early learning classrooms. Leave this session with many ideas for maximizing this online resource focused on the critical first years of school.

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Preschool Bilingual Rules & Models

Resource Type
Recorded Webinars
Resource Category
Professional Knowledge

1.5-hour webinar that took place on January 23, 2019.

Accepted models of Pre-K English Learner services. Examples of screeners & assessments that accommodate Pre-K English Learner students. Effective ESL/Bilingual Program elements and examples which utilize Excelerate, IELDS, and WIDA Standards. Share available resources, such as the EL Program Framework, Training &Technical Assistance, Standards, & strategies.

*When opening the link, make sure you have downloaded the Adobe Connect Application before viewing the recording.

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Mindfulness In and Out of the Classroom

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Recorded Webinars
Resource Category
Professional Knowledge

2-Hour webinar that took place on January 22, 2019.

Understanding of the research-based benefits of incorporating mindfulness into personal life and early childhood classroom. Increased familiarity with mindfulness practices supporting adult development. Knowledge of mindfulness strategies supporting child development within early childhood classroom environments.

*When opening the link, make sure you have downloaded the Adobe Connect Application before viewing the recording.

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Implementing Early Childhood Multi-tiered System of Supports Best Practices

Resource Type
Recorded Webinars
Resource Category
Professional Knowledge

2-Hr Webinar that took place on November 14, 2017.

Establishing and implementing a Multi-tiered System of Supports framework provides the opportunity for programs to sustain evidenced based practices that improve student and teacher outcomes. Participants will receive guidance and  strategies on ways to determine how to embed Multi-tiered System of Supports into their daily practices, curriculum and assessment to meet the whole child in early learner settings.

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Defining Early Childhood a Multi-Tiered System of Supports Framework

Resource Type
Recorded Webinars
Resource Category
Professional Knowledge

2-Hr Webinar that took place on November 1, 2018.

Recognizing and responding to the needs of students is what we do best as early childhood practitioners. Establishing a Multi-tiered System of Supports framework as best practice increases the capacity for programs to effectively recognize, respond, monitor and document the support children and teachers need to be successful in high-quality learning environments. This webinar will provide an overview and discussion of defining a Multi-tiered System of Supports framework in early learning settings.

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