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EarlyEdU Alliance® Highlights Webinar Shift Happens: Making Assignments and Professional Development Explicit on Issues of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

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Sign up now for our April webinar, Shift Happens: Making Assignments and Professional Development Explicit on Issues of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion. Camille Catlett, Advanced Technical Assistance Specialist Emerita at the Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, joins Katie Emerson-Hoss, Higher Education Outreach and Implementation Manager for EarlyEdU Alliance, for an information-packed 30 minutes. Shift Happens will help you understand new early childhood (EC) content priorities (i.e., Transforming the Workforce, Power to the Profession, and revised Professional Standards and Competencies for Early Childhood Educators), discover tools to create and align assignments to national priorities, and highlight resources that support faculty and professional development (PD) providers.

The webinar will take place on Thursday, April 2, 2020, from 10:00–10:30 a.m. (Pacific Daylight Time)/1:00–1:30 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time). The topics for the webinar will include the following:

·       Understand new EC content priorities that need to be addressed as part of Transforming the Workforce, Power to the Profession, and revised Professional Standards and Competencies for Early Childhood Educators.

·       Discover tools that faculty members and PD providers can use to reveal how their current assignments align with national priorities.

·       Illustrate options for creating learner assignments that promote knowledge acquisition and the new national priorities.

·       Highlight resources that can support faculty and PD providers in incorporating new content.

Target Audience

The target audience would include the following EC professionals:

·       Adult and higher education entity personnel

·       Coaches, trainers, and TA specialists (i.e., providers of EC professional services)  

·       Professional membership organization staff personnel

·       Providers, teachers, and home visitors (i.e., child-serving professionals)

·       State and local support entity personnel (i.e., family, child, and/or provider supports).

How To Register

Select this Web link to register for the EarlyEdU Alliance webinar. 

Questions

To learn more, contact the National Center on Early Childhood Development, Teaching, and Learning at ecdtl@ecetta.info or (844) 261-3752 (toll-free).

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Administration for Children and Families

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330 C Street, S.W.

Washington, DC  20201

General office number: (202) 690-6782

Fax: (202) 690-5600

General email: occ@acf.hhs.gov

Website: http://www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/occ

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