Date: Monday, June 9, 2014
Venue: Minneapolis Convention Center
Address: 1301 S 2nd Ave, Minneapolis, MN, United States Map
Members of Erikson’s New Schools Project and Early Math Collaborative will present at NAEYC’s National Institute for Early Childhood Professional Development.
Monday, June 9
- This presentation examines the myths and misunderstandings about early mathematics education and examines critical issues of high quality instruction by analyzing children’s confusions about early math concepts.
ACCESS to shared knowledge and practices: Best practices in associate degree early childhood teacher education
- Participants will gain an understanding of the STEAM concepts and learn strategies to incorporate these into the early childhood program.
Tuesday, June 10
- Participants explore the importance of professional development that is run so that teachers experience the kind of teaching and learning they are expected to use in the classroom.
- Participants learn how the New Schools Project joins with partner schools to build high quality, coordinated educational programs for children from diverse backgrounds.