This module focuses on the importance of engaging parents and families in their children’s early learning program. It provides practical ideas you can use to form partnerships with families, conduct home visits, and engage individual families.
DIRECTIONS: The module can be accessed on the iPD, located on the Early Childhood Learning and Knowledge Center (ECLKC) website by clicking on the link posted * below.
First, make sure that you have added the module to your OCCRRA registry account.
Second, you will need to open an ECLKC account and log on to the iPD to access the module. The links below can help you with the process.
* The iPD can be accessed at: Link to iPD on ECLKC. Once you are on the iPD, search for the module by entering the title of the module in the search box.
Once you have completed the module, please allow 6 weeks for attendance verification.
For assistance with verification of the module: DRuhland@zerotothree.org.
|Training approved for||
|Registration deadline||Jun 30, 2020|
|Number of open seats||385|
|Target Audience||Classroom Staff / Teacher,Staff working with children with special needs,Family Child Care|
|Age Groups related to content||Infants,Toddlers|
|Core Knowledge Area||Family and Community Relations|
|Child Development Associate Area||To establish positive and productive relationships with families|
|Early Learning and Development Standards||Social-Emotional Development|
Recognize Head Start’s commitment to families.
Explain what family engagement means.
Form partnerships with families.
Conduct home visits.
Engage families in their child’s experience in Head Start infant and toddler programs
Engage fathers and father figures in their child’s learning.