Events & Webinars

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webinars

Play Is Work: The Role of Play in the Life of a Child

The importance of play in child development is underestimated. Children develop important early skills including language, social, and critical thinking through play with peers. This webinar will focus on the… Watch now
Dr. Julie Washington, Ph.D.
Professor, Language and Literacy Initiative, Department of Educational Psychology - Georgia State University
60 Minutes
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Developing Math Concepts

Research shows that math learning plays a powerful role in preparing children to be successful lifelong learners. This webinar will focus on how we can foster children’s mathematical development in… Watch now
Keri Travis
60 Minutes
webinars

Development of Early Communication and Language Skills

The goal of language is development of competent communication skills. Successful language use requires rule learning and frequent opportunity for practice. This webinar will focus on language and communication skills… Watch now
Dr. Julie Washington, Ph.D.
Professor, Language and Literacy Initiative, Department of Educational Psychology - Georgia State University
53 Minutes
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Words to Grow On: A Big Vocabulary for Little Learners

Early childhood is the peak time for vocabulary development. This webinar will focus on seven strategies for establishing an environment for learning thousands of words that will help children to… Watch now
Francie Alexander
Chief Research Officer, HMH
67 Minutes
webinars

Creating and Managing a Literacy-Rich Environment

Research shows that children's early language and literacy skills are strongly linked to their later reading performance and overall school achievement. This webinar will focus on targeting key early literacy… Watch now
Keri Travis
63 Minutes
webinars

Nurturing Young Readers: Why and How

In this webinar, Dr. Anne E. Cunningham, Professor, Cognition and Development, UC Berkeley, provides the rationale for our language development practices that will nurture and lead to avid readers. Watch now
Dr. Anne Cunningham, Ph.D.
Literacy Development
63 Minutes
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