Get Adobe Flash player
Dream, organize, and improvise in your center ESS S H E D BY ED LEAF Be a strong leader for staff members and children S H E D BY ESS LI ED PR Training Teachers #131101-W $34.95 PUB NEW! Transform your teaching with the power of observation R Create a larger vision in early child care. This professional development tool offers a concrete framework for organizing your ideas and work. Cultivate a vision, develop “systems thinking” for management roles, build a learning community for adults and children, and bring your visions to life. Softbound, 336 pgs. LI PR LEAF PUB PR ED R The Art of Awareness, Second Edition #540863-W $44.95 S H E D BY ESS LI R The Visionary Director, Second Edition #539801-W $44.95 PUB Use innovative training tools and strategies to train teachers. This volume includes an eight-week course in child-centered curriculum planning. Softbound, 288 pgs. LEAF Ten observation study sessions help you discover the many ways that being observant can enhance your teaching. Updates include new chapters on planning, assessment, and using technology as an observation tool. Age focus: 0–5. Softbound, 232 pgs. Available October, 2012. Mentor teachers for reflective practice Become a better observer and curriculum developer. This program follows two child care programs as they design an excellent mentoring program. Age focus: 3–5. DVD, 26 min. Closed-Captioned. Partner with families Create inviting, family- oriented, home-like communities. DVD, 21 min. Closed-Captioned. Side By Side #320111-W $64.95 C D- ROM Time with Toddlers #320011-W $64.95 Training for caregivers D R C O - M Building Bridges between R CD O - M Teachers and Families #320091-W $64.95 This captivating program looks at toddler development and recommends caregiver practices. DVD, 22 min. Closed-Captioned. Leadership/Professional Development Implement the best teacher training ideas Extend emergent curriculum projects Turn themes emerging in children’s play into in-depth projects. This program shows how documentation can extend a project and make learning Thinking Big visible. Age focus: 3–6. DVD, #319901-W 22 min. Closed-Captioned. $64.95 Shop Online at CD- ROM 11