177. Infant/Toddler Quality Indicators and the Workforce: Exploring What Works, Lessons Learned, Questions and Concerns, and Related Resources

Date: Thursday July 16, 2015
Time: 10:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Location: Woodrow Wilson Ballroom
Speakers: Lanier DeGrella, Child Care Services Association
Sarah LeMoine and Maria Mayoral, ZERO TO THREE

Discuss ways QRIS can and do focus on the unique needs of infants and toddlers. Hear about national trends, assessment tools, and new resources that target critical competencies for infant/toddler educators, especially those serving children from high-needs populations. Discuss strategies implemented in North Carolina since 2004, including those from the recent Early Learning Challenge Grant activities. Share and explore successes, remaining challenges, and considerations for the future.

Resources: application/pdf iconSession177PPTasPDF.pdf
application/pdf iconZTT’sCriticalCompetenciesforInfant-ToddlerEducators.pdf