25 Alternatives to Saying"Good Job"
Breaking the habit of hollow praise is not easy, so here is a list of 25 alternatives to "good job" plus a free printable poster to help you remember!
Analysis, Reflection and Evaluation in Early Childhood Programming. - The Empowered Educator
Australian early childhood educators are expected to develop and follow a planning cycle as well as meet EYLF (Early Years Learning Framework) outcomes to ensure that all children in care are supported to follow and extend their learning journey. There are principles, learning outcomes and different guidelines according to where we live that must be…
Added Advantage Home-based Early Learning Program
Added Advantage Home-based Early Learning Program - Observation and Document - Quality home-based early learning programing serving East London, Ontario. Stimulating program for infants through to school age.
Why Typical Preschool Crafts Are a Total Waste of Time
Kids at this developmental stage find little benefit — or enjoyment — in constructing Thanksgiving hand-turkeys or cotton-ball snowmen.
Do You Know Anything About The Theory of Loose Parts? - An Everyday Story
The theory of loose parts is the theory that free play using ad hoc daily materials can be beneficial to a child's mental and physical health.
Assertive communication tips to help you become an Empowered Educator
Communicate more effectively in an early childhood work environment with these simple assertive communication tips and actionable ideas - Be heard!
This is how I prepare for NQS Assessment. I dissect the Guide and make up my own book with staff. We answer the questions in the guide under each element and list what evidence we have and where it can be found. We also include evidence if we can behind each element.
A Surprising, In-Depth Look at the Reggio Approach - The Art of Education University
Picture this: 8 art students walk into an art room filled to the brim with beautiful art supplies. They all choose seats at the designated table and happily help each other put on art smocks. They do not touch anything. One student notices a mirror set up and says, “Oh, are we doing a self-portrait […]