MarcoPolo for Educators Trainings – Sign Up Now!

Bring Your Curriculum to Life with the Most Comprehensive Video Library in Early Childhood Education MarcoPolo For Educators contains the most comprehensive library of developmentally appropriate videos for early childhood education. Content is thoughtfully designed by educational experts to ignite curiosity in young learners and provide teachers with the tools to support quality instruction and promote family engagement. Every video comes in English, Spanish, Chinese, and a unique Modified English version which plays at a reduced … Read more

June 2024 DEL & Teachstone “CLASS” Training Calendar – New SATURDAY Teachstone Training Opportunities!

Register for training today!   The Florida Division of Early Learning in partnership with Teachstone is offering NEW training opportunities free of charge! In-person and virtual options are available along with afternoon and evening slots. Make sure to also check out the available Saturday training sessions! They are all marked TBD on the training calendar because there are multiple time slots to choose from. Take advantage of these valuable resources to improve your overall knowledge … Read more

Conscious Discipline Chants & Songs

Chants and songs unify the School Family while building the brain-boosting benefits of music and movement into your day. The School Family is built on a healthy family model – the goal of which is the optimal development of all members. Download this packet of 15 songs and chants that were submitted by teachers of all age groups. Use them as-is or as a jumping off point for creating your own unique School Family chants, celebrations … Read more

Ten Reasons to Shift to Conscious Discipline

Conscious Discipline is an evidence-based, trauma-informed approach. It is recognized by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration’s (SAMHSA’s) National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices (NREPP), and received high ratings in 8 of 10 categories in a Harvard analysis of the nation’s top 25 social-emotional learning programs. The Harvard study’s authors say, “Conscious Discipline provides an array of behavior management strategies and classroom structures that teachers can use to turn everyday situations into learning opportunities.” Still considering implementing Conscious … Read more

Free Online Resources for Educators

Interested in FREE online professional development? CLI Engage is offering online professional development for Early Educators looking to broaden their knowledge. You will also have access to free resources for the classroom, printable developmental checklists, fun interactive courses, and more! Get started!