2017 National Meeting

550. It’s About Time! Using Classroom Observation to Inform and Guide Practice: How do Children 0-5 Really Spend their Day?

Date: Tuesday June 27, 2017
Time: 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Coronado C
Speakers: Erin Mason
Sharon Ritchie
Detail:

How much time are children 0-5 engaged in developing language, exploring scientific phenomenon, and positively relating to adults and children? Presenters will guide participants through a classroom observation measure (BabySnap) that quantifies how children spend their time in education and care settings and how to use the data to promote strength-based approaches that perpetuate equity, and as a catalyst for inquiry and change in settings for young children.