During the early years, children are developing rapidly, and a vital component of their development is the social-emotional domain. This Quality Initiative is an opportunity for early childhood programs and educators to learn more about how to support social-emotional development in their classrooms.
Four (4), 1 hour sessions. All sessions must be attended in full, no partial credit.
Session 1: Tuesday, November 1, 2022, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Session 2: Thursday, November 3, 2022, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Session 3: Tuesday, November 8, 2022, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Session 4: Thursday, November 10, 2022, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Application open through Oct 31, 2022, while funds are available.
As a participant, you will:· Receive an introduction to the Pyramid Model · Participate in a cohort to unpack the Pyramid and Social-Emotional Toolkit · Receive a Social-Emotional Toolkit specific to your classroom’s age group (preschool or Infant/Toddler)
Eligibility· Current/active Alaska SEED Registry · Employed at a licensed child care program in Alaska as a teacher in an infant, toddler, or preschool classroom · Not Eligible: Educators employed by a program that has/is attending the Learn & Grow Working on Level 3 Cohort in 2021-2023
Requirements· Attend the Introduction to the Pyramid Model or have attended it in the past *provide proof of attendance · Attend Unpacking the Pyramid and Social-Emotional Toolkit cohort on November 7-10 from 6:30-7:30 pm (4 hours total) · Fill out the QI Evaluation · Submit a completed IRS Form W9 with application
Apply Today! FY23 Quality Initiative Application (tfaforms.net)