698. Tailor-Made: Creating Individualized Professional Development that is Responsive to Our Diverse Workforce
|Date:||Thursday July 14, 2016|
|Time:||8:30 AM - 10:00 AM|
|Location:||Grand Salon 9 (1st floor)|
|Speakers:|| Nichole Parks, Arkansas State University
Susan Remfrey, Arkansas State University
Developing and maintaining a competent and confident workforce is vital to sustaining high-quality environments for young children. How can we ensure our professional development opportunities meet the needs of diverse populations within our QRIS? During this session we will explore innovative strategies to meet early care and education professionals at their individual levels of professional growth and provide scaffolding and support as they move towards skill maturity and mastery.