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  • How to Reduce Asthma Inducing Triggers in Your Classroom

    Arizona Early Childhood Network - January 22, 2018

    Making sure that you provide a healthy and clean learning environment for all children is a large part of being a great early childhood professional. This is especially important to young learners who suffer from asthma. ...Read More

  • How to Create a Professional Portfolio for Educators

    Hi Mama - January 20, 2018

    An educator's professional portfolio might contain lesson plans, sample assignments, audio or video recordings of their teaching style and performance evaluations from supervisors and peers....Read More

  • Encouraging Preschoolers' Cognitive Development with Books and Shared Reading

    January 18, 2018

    During the ages of 3 to 5, preschoolers' thinking skills are undergoing tremendous change. Their ability to use representational thought and symbols to stand for objects, people and events, which began in toddlerhood, is becoming even more complex....Read More

  • Tomayto, Tomahto: What's in a [Degree] Name?

    NAEYC - January 16, 2018

    Here's what we've learned: early childhood degree programs have many names, probably too many. As we collected data for the ECHE Directory, we identified 1300 associate degree programs, 1067 baccalaureate degree programs, 612 master's degree programs and 84 doctoral programs. For purposes of this blog post, we'll focus on the associate degree and baccalaureate degree programs....Read More

  • Qualities That Make a Successful Early Childhood Teacher

    Arizona Early Childhood Network - January 12, 2018

    As an early childhood teacher, your personal qualities and skills influence how children understand, perceive and react to your classroom environment....Read More

  • Play, Mathematics, and False Dichotomies

    DREME - January 10, 2018

    These five research findings show that play versus academics is a false dichotomy....Read More

  • What is a Shadow

    NAEYC - January 09, 2018

    What is a shadow? Denise Nelson and her class of preschoolers in Worcester, MA tried to answer that question over the course of a three-week exploration - both indoors and out....Read More