SEARCH

2018 Educators Annual Conference

  • Masthead Image

  • Masthead Image

  • Masthead Image
  • Masthead Image

  • edit2-community masthead

    edit2-community masthead
  • Community pass it on

    Community pass it on

    for annual appeal response page

Early Childhood Track - Workshops

Registration is now open!

EC1D- Identifying Developmental Concerns in Young Children

Educators and child care professionals often encounter challenges when determining whether children are developing "appropriately" and whether teacher and/or parent concerns warrant support. Striking a balance between intervening early and considering children's individual trajectories can be difficult. This presentation will discuss various indicators of developmental delays in younger children and social-emotional delays in early childhood, including a specific focus on autism-spectrum disorders and behavioral challenges. Participants will learn strategies for communicating concerns to caregivers, as well as classroom strategies. The importance of using a strengths-based and whole-child approach will be detailed.

Facilitator:Lauren Tobing-Puente, PhD & Jaime Marrus, PhD
Audience: Infant Teachers, Toddler Teachers, Nursery Teachers, Pre-K Teachers, Grades K-2 Teachers, Administrators
Format: Lecture (Sit and Get), Discussion-based
CTLE for those maintaining NYS Professional Certification

Alert!
You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.