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Best Practices for Language Acquisition: Read, Write, Talk, Sing & Play

This professional development course is 'on-demand' and may be taken online at anytime. Use the information below to find out how to register.

Educator Grade Level

Infant and Toddler Educator | Preschool Educator

Subjects

Child Development | Reading

Tags

motor skills | music | play

A growing body of research reveals just how important it is for infants and toddlers to be exposed to many forms of language including reading, writing, talking, singing, and playing starting at birth. In this 2-hour training, caregivers will explore the five practices of literacy, which are fundamental to children's growth as future readers, and learn how to implement this knowledge in their own child care setting.

Training Level: Basic
Target Age Group: Infant, Toddler
DHR Training Hours: CD, LD
CDA Subject Areas: 2, 8
CKA Content Areas: CGD, LEE
CCDF Training Areas: 13, 17
Quality Indicator: C: Child Development

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