Learn what healthy sexuality looks like in young children and how to support children’s growth. Understand why sexual development is a critical part of physical, cognitive, and social-emotional development. Participate in brainstorming and role-play to develop and practice strategies to hold more confident discussions about these topics with children, families, and staff. Explore tools and resources to enrich organization and classroom libraries and to facilitate further learning.
|Training approved for||
|Registration deadline||Aug 04, 2019|
|Number of open seats||35|
|Event Owner||4C Cincinnati|
|Sponsor Phone||(513) 758-1301|
|Target Audience||Classroom Staff / Teacher,Program Administrator,Family Child Care,Parents/guardians|
|Age Groups related to content||Infants,Toddlers,Preschoolers,Schoolagers|
|Core Knowledge Area||N/A|
|Child Development Associate Area||To support social and emotional development and to provide positive guidance|
|Early Learning and Development Standards||
Cognitive Development and General Knowledge
The participants will be able to identify healthy sexual development benchmarks as part of whole-child development.
The participants will discuss methods of supporting healthy sexual development, including using proper body terminology, answering common questions about bodies, and dealing with problematic sexual behaviors.
The participants will be able to develop effective conversation tools to use with families.