Stressed-out Teachers Those of you who need to be reenergized and
educated about best practices for infants.
Parents Parents of infants who may not have experience raising children or
the support of family nearby to help them.
Is the Understanding Infants Workbook Intended
for Group or Individual Use?
How Is the Understanding Infants Workbook Designed for Training?
The workbook is designed so participants will:
Experience active learning by participating in discussions, solving
problems, applying new knowledge to their current work situation, and
getting re-energized about working in the early childhood field
Connect current knowledge with the new material and have
opportunities to talk about and share common concerns and issues
regarding team building
Gain practical knowledge and tips to begin using in their programs
immediately How to Use Understanding Infants in Trainings
You can use the workshop presentation for a variety of training needs and
situations. Here are some examples:
Group of teachers from a classroom
Partnership of several programs
Lunch and learn
Design Either way works great! You can use Understanding Infants as a training tool
with a group or on your own. Either way, read through the appropriate con-
tent and complete the exercises throughout and at the end. Jotting down your
answers will give you the greatest benefit from the workbook. If you are in a
training group, having a written answer to refer to often helps you feel more
comfortable sharing your thoughts during the meeting.