Vision & Goals
The early childhood video library was developed to promote greater understanding of early childhood classroom practices that teachers and leaders in the early childhood years can use to build their knowledge and skills that will foster improvements in classroom settings. This video library will also develop the capacity of teachers and leaders to work collaboratively using professional conversations to guide the teacher evaluation planning and reflection processes.
News and Events
Parent-Teacher Conferences are just around the corner! Although the ability of families to participate in their child’s learning at school varies widely, it is a KEY RESPONSIBILITY in early learning for educators to provide opportunities for families to understand both the instructional program and their child’s progress.
Teaching staff establish and strengthen relationships with families by 1) communicating with them about the instructional program, 2) conferring with them about individual student learning progress, and 3) inviting them...View More
As the new school year begins there IS SO MUCH that we want our students to learn. Teachers being very clear in their planning and delivery of learning concepts regarding what we want our children to understand and what we want our students to be able to do OR having TEACHING CLARITY is essential.
Teaching Clarity: What is it AND why do we want it in early learning? Eminent educator and researcher, John Hattie (author of Visible Learning) spent more than 15 years...View More
Read about how Boston public schools tackled 'period poverty', which is a top reason girls miss school… https://t.co/DxQT2TAQOB
Great schools don't exist without great leadership. That's why we are grateful to Illinois principals for all their… https://t.co/V0AAQOheDK