After a wonderful afternoon of Training on Infant and Toddler Insights and Strategies with the Early Childhood Professionals from the Montgomery Early Learning Centers, I am excited to post and share this fantastic article that not only offers activities, but includes details pertaining to the outcomes to "see the learning happening" and differentiation of those activities for varying developmental levels. Play, Play, Play...
Enjoy other great articles from Texas Child Care Quarterly: http://childcarequarterly.com/backissu.php
I visit many, many centers where the infant room teachers are concerned that there are not enough trainings to assist them.
This is a great article for those working with infants! It provides invaluable insights regarding stress in babies and strategies that combat stress effects and support proper development. Professionals and parents can benefit from the article and should consider putting these elements of care into practice. Click on the photo to find the article.
Colleen T. Mantell, M.S., Ed. Founder, President Beyond The Standards Inc. Prof Dev Instructor -PQAS Certified PA & MD Certified Teacher -Early Childhood Edu -Elementary Edu -Family & Consumer Sci -Psychology Published Author -Peer-Reviewed Journal Kindergarten Enrichment Teacher Wife and Mother of Three