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Land as Pedagogy
Date: Feb 7, 2023
Time: 4:30 PM
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This year, NAEYC’s Public Policy Forum is back in-person! Join us as we work together to strengthen our advocacy skills, expand our policy knowledge, deepen our relationships, and build our power across states and communities!
Date: February 26-28, 2023
TENTATIVE Dates for Virtual-Only PPF: Sunday, February 12 from 1-4 pm ET and Monday, March 6 from 3-6 pm ET. (Subject to change).
Teaching hearing children to sign is an extension of the types of nonverbal communication they already use to get your attention, including facial expression, gesturing, making noise, crawling, toddling toward an object of desire, and more. Focusing on communication has never been more important given lost opportunities during the pandemic to learn and practice language skills.
Date: February 16, 2023
Time: 2:00 PM
Let's Play: Teaching Strategies for Playful Learning
Dates: April 17 - May 14, 2023
Visible Thinking: Using Thinking Routines Effectively to Cultivate Dispositions and Support Learning (VT)
Dates: February 27 - May 28, 2023
If pre-K and elementary teachers are going to be better equipped to teach science, they need better training during teacher preparation programs — and that training should be followed by long-term support.
Breaking a complicated concept into bite-sized, digestible pieces.
So, you want to better understand gender, or need help explaining it to someone else?
Used by — and contributed to by — countless people around the world and throughout the decades, the genderbread person (and all of the different evolutions of it, and ideas it evolved from) is a wonderful way to start an important conversation.
United States Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and Congressman Mondaire Jones (D-NY-17) today reintroduced the Universal Child Care and Early Learning Act, a comprehensive and bicameral bill that will ensure that every family has access to high-quality, affordable child care and early learning opportunities by establishing a network of federally-supported, locally administered child care options.
Project Bread Legislative Agenda:
The National Association of Early Childhood Specialists in State Departments of Education has several position papers available on assessment, standards, and curriculum