Social/Emotional Development

Ideas, Strategies, and Resources for Linking Literacy and Social Emotional Development

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Recorded Webinars
Resource Category
Social/Emotional Development

1.5-Hour webinar took place on January 17, 2019.

Recognizing the ways in which social emotional and literacy skills are interwoven underpins the importance of finding ways to intentionally embed strategies that connect these areas across everyday routines. This webinar will share many fun ideas, strategies, resources, and hands on activities for intentionally linking social emotional and literacy skill development across your daily schedule. Ideas for sharing this information with families will also be shared?.

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Supporting Young ELs' Social Emotional Development in Culturally Appropriate Ways

Resource Type
Recorded Webinars
Resource Category
Social/Emotional Development

1.5-Hour webinar that took place on September 6, 2018.

Join us as we explore and then bring together two frameworks: the Pyramid Model for social-emotional competence and West Ed’s Bridging Cultures framework.  After looking at each framework separately, we will use them to guide our analysis of free online SEL resources.  We will brainstorm practical steps and ideas for implementing culturally appropriate practices that also enhance children’s social-emotional development.  

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Intervention Techniques for Working with Trauma-Impacted Young Children: Strategies for the Classroom and Other Settings

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Article/Books
Resource Category
Social/Emotional Development

How to respond to trauma-related issues for young children in the classroom. How to support regulating the emotions of children and keeping the classroom safe. How teacher educators can best support teachers who work with traumatized children. How to identify clinical interventions for trauma in young children and local resources for early childhood treatment and services.

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Intervention Techniques for Working with Trauma-Impacted Young Children: Strategies for the Classroom and Other Settings

Resource Type
Recorded Webinars
Resource Category
Social/Emotional Development

2-Hour webinar that took place on March 21, 2018.

How to respond to trauma-related issues for young children in the classroom. How to support regulating the emotions of children and keeping the classroom safe. How teacher educators can best support teachers who work with traumatized children. How to identify clinical interventions for trauma in young children and local resources for early childhood treatment and services.

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Frameworks for Response to Intervention in Early Childhood: Description and Implications

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Article/Books
Resource Category
Social/Emotional Development

This paper, “Frameworks for Response to Intervention in Early Childhood: Description and Implications,” has been jointly developed by the Division for Early Childhood of the Council for Exceptional Children, the National Association for the Education of Young Children, and the National Head Start Association. The purpose of the joint paper is to define early childhood response-to-intervention frameworks and to promote a broader understanding and discussion of the topic.

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