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Learning from Home for Early Childhood Education and Care Services

  • Audience
    Early childhood professional
  • Next Intake
    On demand
  • Location
    Online
  • Duration
    30 minutes
  • Mode
    Webinar
  • Fees
    DET Fully Subsidised

A webinar series designed to extend your knowledge and understanding of best practice teaching and learning for children taking part in learning from home.

You will explore a range of approaches and strategies to do with:

  • getting started with remote learning
  • maintaining relationships with families and children 
  • adapting programs and learning plans to be delivered remotely
  • supporting children and families experiencing vulnerability.

All webinars were recorded by Anthony Semann from Semann & Slattery in April and May 2020.

Audience

Designed for early childhood teachers and educators delivering a funded kindergarten program who are supporting learning from home.

Each webinar runs for approximately 30 minutes and will explore a range of strategies for supporting learning from home.

Getting started with remote learning

Consider how to get started with home learning, including:

  • where to start
  • connecting with families and creating shared understanding
  • the importance of your values and teaching philosophy in supporting learning from home. 

Watch video
 

Maintaining relationships with families and children

Explore strategies for maintaining relationships with families and children, including:

  • having conversations with families around children’s learning
  • continuing conversations with children
  • supporting children’s connections with one another.

Watch video
 

Adapting programs and learning plans to be delivered remotely

Consider how you can adjust programs to support continuity of learning, including:

  • partnering with families in children’s learning
  • planning for learning by applying what you already know about the children in your program
  • making good use of your existing resources.

Watch video
 

Supporting children and families experiencing vulnerability

Consider how to support children and families experiencing vulnerability, including:

  • encouraging children’s attendance and participation in educational programs
  • strengthening partnerships with other professionals
  • maintaining connections and being flexible in approaches to communicating with families.

Watch video
 

Early Childhood Education Group
ec.home.learning@edumail.vic.gov.au