This Teacher Time episode focuses on Approaches to Learning. Learn more about creativity in infants and toddlers and teaching practices that enhance their development.
These resources explore how children acquire the skills and behaviors they use to engage in learning, such as self-regulation.
Approaches to learning is one of the five central domains of the Head Start Early Learning Outcomes Framework (ELOF). Other ELOF domains include social and emotional development; language and literacy; cognition; and perceptual, motor, and physical development.
Explore how teachers and family child care providers can prepare learning environments and experiences for infants and toddlers that help them develop initiative and curiosity.
Join a discussion on the importance of cognitive self-regulation skills — often referred to as executive functioning — for infants and toddlers and learn ways to support their development.
Infants and toddlers learn to self-regulate within the context of consistent, responsive relationships with familiar adults. Discuss the importance of infant and toddler emotional and behavioral self-regulation.