Units/Clock Hours: 12 Professional Learning Units
Course Knowledge Area(s): 12 Professional Learning Units
Alignment: DC CCELS
Description: In this 2-day session, teachers of infants, toddlers, and twos will gain an understanding of the importance of experiences for this age-group and learn how to plan every aspect the experiences they provide in order to scaffold children’s learning. They will learn strategies for setting up and enhancing the learning environment; what types of experiences should be offered each day; what materials to offer and how to display them; how to incorporate content learning into everyday experiences; and how observation of children can inform planning and instruction.
Audience: Teachers, Administrators, Before/After Care, Out-of-School Time