Many thanks to all of our attendess, speakers and sponsors for taking part in our very first VIRTUAL School Readiness Symposium on December 15, 2020. We had over 250 people join us for "How Cultural Competency Creates Transformative Learning Experiences" with Alvin Irby, MS, MPA, Founder and Chief Reading Inspirer at Barbershop Books. Please find links and materials below from the presenters.
- The Benefits of Using Play and Humor in Early Childhood Settings/ How Cultural Competency Creates Transformative Learning Experiences - Alvin Irby, MS, MPA
- Curious Explorer and Curious Observer: How Parents, Caregivers and Providers Can Support Early Childhood Development Through Mindful Awareness Play - Kim Cosgrove, LCSW-C 4A MSR Strategies Handout - Kim Cosgrove Ready at Five Conf December 15 2020kim
- Self-Care: Strategies for Turning from Stress to Resilience - Rob Levit
- Culturally Responsive Family Engagement: Extending a Hand to Parents and a Mirror to Children, Heather Tomlinson, PhD