Early Childhood Professional Development
Teachers and family child care providers are the cornerstone of quality early education and care programs. With well-trained staff, programs are better equipped to give children a safe, stable environment, address children’s needs, and foster growth while partnering with families to support children’s optimal development.
Our trainings include strategies for engaging and communicating with parents, creating optimal learning environments, dealing with challenging behavior, and building reflective practice into work with children.
Tailored professional development and coaching can also be offered at your site.
Our Professional Development will:
- Expand your knowledge of current research on key issues
- Engage you in meaningful reflection and collaboration
- Strengthen your skills
- Further career goals
- Help you to connect with and learn from other providers
- Promote positive outcomes for children
- Address Massachusetts Core Competencies
CES Early Childhood Professional Development is offered each season. Scheduled sessions will be displayed here. Please contact Emily Bouvier, firstname.lastname@example.org, for information about contracting on-site work.
In this course, early childhood educators will explore the intersection and impact of culture and implicit bias, and the role they play in shaping us both individually and collectively as a society.View More Details about Promoting Equity in Early Childhood Settings»
Children enter the world with unique temperaments, which shape the personality they develop over time. Learn about the traits seen in the three temperamental categories and strategies. How to adaptView More Details about Temperament and the “Goodness of Fit”: Individualizing Caregiving»
Learn how you can enhance communication and social emotional development with the children in your group who're acquiring language, and strategies for integrating signs into classroom routinesView More Details about Baby and Toddler Signs»