2014 BTT Session E11: Creating Purposeful Socializations: Supporting Prenatal, Infant, and Toddler School Readiness through Family Engagement

2014 BTT Session E11: Creating Purposeful Socializations: Supporting Prenatal, Infant, and Toddler School Readiness through Family Engagement

Socializations are more than just an opportunity for peer group interactions for infants and toddlers enrolled in the home-based option. They can be designed to provide experiences that build skills for school success in all domains and reinforce program school readiness goals. Socializations involve the coordinated services of all EHS service areas and support family engagement. This presentation provides a creative and comprehensive look at socializations, including a walk-through of the process for developing an intentional experience.



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This online tool supports home visiting staff and those who support them by presenting regulations, strategies, publications, and resources in a way that’s interactive, flexible, and adaptable to people’s needs. It offers the readerthe opportunity to read, review, rate, save, and organize material that’s engaging, supports understanding, and ultimately contributes to their expertise as home visitors and home visiting supervisors. It has been developed by the Early Head Start National Resource Center, and includes numerous resources produced by other national centers.

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