Virtual: EC Teacher Book Study: “Play: The Foundation of Children’s Learning”
July 14 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Early Childhood Teacher Book Study
6 Wednesdays – Beginning on July 14th
12:30pm to 1:30pm
Join us as we read “Play: The Foundation of Children’s Learning,” written by Lisa Murphy. Discover why play is school readiness with this updated guide. Timely research and new stories highlight how play is vital to social, physical, cognitive and spiritual development of children. Learn the seven meaningful experiences we should provide children with every day and why they are so important!
A book study is a way for a group of people (in this case, early childhood teachers) to come together to have meaningful conversation with one another. It will be an opportunity to engage with one another on thoughts, reflections and new ideas from the readings and how they can apply to your teaching goals. Please join us for a reading of “Play: The Foundation of Children’s Learning.”
How do I participate? You will be sent a Zoom link for each week of discussion; we ask that you have your video on for the discussion if you are able.
What is my obligation for attendance? Full participation in all Zoom sessions and reading the assigned chapters is required. There will be a short survey after each session as well as a short assignment to turn in after the final session (you will have time to work on this during our final session). Upon completion, you will receive 10 hours of credit through The Registry.
What are the dates/times? Wednesday, July 14th 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Wednesday, July 21st 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Wednesday, July 28th 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Wednesday, August 4th 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Wednesday, August 11th 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Wednesday, August 18th 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Do I have to pay for the book? The book will be provided for FREE if you attend all sessions and fully participate.
(If you do not attend all sessions, we will send an invoice for the cost of the book – approximately $22.00)
By when do I need to Register? No later than Friday, June 25th
How do I register? Send email to firstname.lastname@example.org with your Name, Address, Phone Number, Email and Registry ID (If you do not have a Registry account, we will need your birthdate and last 5 digits of your social security number).