Language Development from Birth to 5 Years-Old
Date: Thursday, November 9, 2017
Course #: W945
Time: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Location: Erikson Institute
Credit Available: CEUs; Social Work CEUs; Early Intervention approval pending
After a review of 20th century theories of language development, participants will practice methods and activities for parents and early childhood professionals to use while trying to build a child’s language skills.
Tammy Steele has worked as an Early Childhood Leader Mentor in a Columbia College grant, and as lead facilitator training day care coaches working with 85 classrooms in literacy curriculum. She worked with Chicago Public Schools as facilitator of Annenberg Grant, Chicago Arts Partnership in Education (C.A.P.E.), and Erikson Arts Project facilitating teacher training developing integrated arts curriculum with teachers and artists. She is currently working on a language development guidebook for parents.