April Topic of the Month: Social Problem Solving

With our support, children can learn valuable skills in collaboration, negotiation, and problem solving with their peers.

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COVID-19 ADAPTATIONS

Supporting Social Problem-Solving Skills During COVID-19

In this webinar, educational coaches Stephanie Adams and Caitlin Powell present strategies we can use to support children to solve social problems in a hybrid or physically distanced classroom environment. 

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FOCUS ON EQUITY

Considering Culture in Social Situations

In this NAEYC webinar, Dr. Isik-Ercan offers transformative yet practical tips teachers can use to understand children’s cultural backgrounds and to support children as they encounter and solve social problems.

ALL ABOUT SOCIAL PROBLEM SOLVING

Books, Activities, and Resources

Preschool children are still learning how to effectively navigate social situations and resolve disagreements. Learn more about how we can teach and support these valuable life skills.

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DESIGN EFFECTIVE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Resources for Leaders

The ECE Resource Hub is full of ideas to help you plan and provide great PD. 

We’ve devoted a section of our site to serve as a starting place for leaders. Review our resources, watch our overview video, or sign up for a 1:1 conversation with one of our experts.

The ECE Resource Hub is created by the Center for the Advanced Study of Teaching and Learning (CASTL) at the University of Virginia with funding from the Virginia Department of Education.