“Play and Early Childhood” Institute
POSTPONED – TO BE RESCHEDULED IN LATE SUMMER/EARLY FALL
Pre-registration is required, and participants are expected to participate for the entire institute.
This unique Early Childhood Professional Development Day is one of our 2020 PLAYinstitutes. It is essentially 6 workshops in one amazing full day training aimed at early childhood educators and caregivers.
Chaired and moderated by Dee Stegelin, PhD, Professor Emeritus, Clemson University, the “Play and Early Childhood” Institute featured sessions presented by early childhood education experts from across the country.
SPECIAL NOTE – This institute has been approved for 6 hours of SC Endeavors/SC-CCCCD state-approved training credits in the Curriculum Category.
Presentations included with this 6-hour institute are:
Integrating Play and STEAM Teaching into Early Childhood Classrooms
Amanda Bennett, M.Ed., ABD, PhD Student, Clemson University
Strategies for Supporting Preschool Children Who Have Experienced Trauma
Jill C. Shelnut, M.Ed., ABD, Lecturer, Clemson University
Children Think Better on Their Feet Than Their Seat
Mary Mackenzie, M.Ed., United Kingdom, Senior Fellow, Institute for Child Success
Reggio Inspired Indoor and Outdoor Play
Dee Stegelin, Ph. D., Professor Emerita, Clemson University & Senior Fellow, Institute for Child Success
Jill C. Shelnut, M. Ed. , ABD, Lecturer, Clemson University
Voices for Play: Advocating for Active Play
Amity Buckner, M. Ed., Director, Pickens County Office of First Steps
Playing with Vivian Paley’s Storytelling and Storyacting Approach
Debora Wisneski, Ph. D., Associate Professor, University of Omaha
The cost of this PLAYinstitute is just $45/person.