ADE Logo     
Blank Space used for Layout

     ::ADE Home    

Blank Space used for Layout
Letís Talk: Engaging Children in Conversations
Engaging children in conversations fosters cognitive and social development for children. These benefits are greatly impacted by the quality of what is said in the conversation. So, understanding that having extended conversations with children supports their cognitive development and increases positive interactions, the objective of this workshop is to:
1. To learn the key elements of meaningful conversations with young children
2. To identify the benefits of teachers engaging in conversations with young children
3. To understand strategies teachers can use to engage children in conversations
4. To identify opportunities in the classroom to have conversations with children

Who Should Attend: Preschool Teachers, Para-Professionals, Assistant Teachers, and Aides, Directors or Coordinators of preschool programs.
Contact: Evelyn Irvine @ 602-364-1530
Kyrene Elementary District
8700 S Kyrene Road
Tempe, AZ 85284
Jan 26, 2015 @ 6:00PM - 8:00PM 6 Free

All Dates and Times are Subject to Change
Go Back

Copyright © 2014 Arizona Department of Education: Information Technology, All Rights Reserved