This online module will help you work with families in ways that empower them to partner fully with your program and become skilled, effective first educators of their children. It begins with an overview of the essential components of family-centered early childhood programming. You’ll explore the director’s role in planning and implementing family involvement programs, learn specific strategies for welcoming and working with diverse families, and consider new approaches to nurture open, two-way communication. Finally, you’ll be introduced to tools for evaluating the effectiveness of your family involvement efforts. View module outline.
You may register for this module at any time and will receive log-in instructions as soon as your payment is verified.
This is Module 8 of 9 of the Aim4Excellence™ National Director Credential. Take only one or a few to Aim4Excellence modules to build competence in a specific management area or complete all nine to earn the Aim4Excellence National Director Credential.
- Total clock hours: 16
- Illinois Gateways for Opportunity Approved
- Applies toward the Illinois Director Credential (IDC) Core Competency Requirements
- Other Credit Details: This Module can be taken for college credit for an additional fee if combined with Aim4Excellence Module 7: Supporting Children’s Development and Learning and Module 9: Evaluating Program Quality. LEARN MORE
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Your local child care resource and referral agency may have scholarship funds available to assist with your registration or tuition costs for this event. Find your local CCR&R.