Enriching Early Literacy Storytimes: Small Steps, Big Results
April 2, 2014
Ideal for children’s or youth services librarians and early childhood professionals. In this Upstart-sponsored webcast, Sue McCleaf Nespeca, Principal Consultant of Kid Lit Plus Consulting, and Dr. Pam Schiller, an Early Childhood Consultant, draw from their extensive backgrounds in early literacy and early childhood education to give you insights on children’s literacy and how to encourage parental involvement. Did you know the number 1 determinant of successful language and literacy development is parental involvement? As a librarian, you have the power to set the foundation for future learning success by encouraging parental involvement by modeling simple, deliberate behaviors they can share with their children at home. Register now to join 2 of the country’s leading early learning experts as they walk you through the fundamental components of literacy development and how to encourage parental involvement through your storytimes.
This webinar will:
- Help you understand the importance of parental involvement
- Show you how small changes in your storytimes can yield big results
- Demonstrate how small steps by parents work well for children