Fostering Connections

Learn about ways teachers can build meaningful, positive relationships with children in their classrooms.

Supporting Materials

Tips for Teachers [PDF, 645KB]

Tips for Teachers: Dual Language Learners [PDF, 140KB]

Tips for Families: You Know Your Child Best [PDF, 316KB]

Tips for Families: Strong Relationships Help Your Child Learn [PDF, 290KB]

Activities with Families [PDF, 1.0MB]

Tools for Supervisors [PDF, 71KB]

Helpful Resources [PDF, 83KB]

Materials for Trainers

Presentation [PPTX, 95MB]

Presenter Notes [PDF, 1.7MB]

Learning Activity: Relationship-Building Behaviors [PDF, 70KB]

Learning Activity: Building Relationships [PDF, 68KB]

Supplemental Video [PPTX, 104MB]

Supplemental Videos: Dual Language Learners [PPTX, 129MB]

To view these materials without Internet access, download Fostering Connections 15-minute In-service Suite [ZIP, 330MB]. Please ensure your computer meets the minimum system requirements before downloading.

For more information, please contact us at ecdtl at ecetta dot info or call (toll-free) 1-844-261-3752.

Topic:Teaching Practices

Keywords:Teacher-child interaction

Resource Type: Video

Age Group: Preschoolers

Last Updated: June 6, 2018