Silent Realities

Family services, parent involvement, and other social services staff may use this resource to design programs to help young children cope with traumatic events.

How Elders Shape Their Legacy

Mentors and prospective students will benefit from this insight on elders who have reached a point in their careers where they want to mentor and give back while continuing to grow and learn themselves.

Being an Effective Mentor-Coach

Establishing mentor-protégé relationships in the workplace may improve teaching practices and professional development efforts. Potential mentors may find this information useful to engage and communicate successfully to a protégé.

 

 

Distance Learning and Early Childhood Education

Distance learning is relatively new to professional development in the field of early childhood education. This resource provides prospective students and instructors information about distance learning from both student and faculty perspectives. This discussion highlights effective practices that support successful professional development opportunities offered on-line.

Child Care Health Consultants

Child care health consultants are health professionals who know about child health, child development, and health and safety in child care settings.

Motivational Interviewing Suite

These short videos provide examples of how to use MI strategies in everyday conversations between staff and families. Staff can use these videos to identify skills to enhance their relationships with families.