Making Contact, Revealing Strength: Supporting Social-Emotional Development Through Nature-based Early Education Curriculum
Review research and understandings of the benefits of outdoor and nature-based learning.
Review and understand and social emotional skill development in young children.
Form a plan to approach social emotional development in an outdoor classroom.
The Institute for Education and Professional Development, Inc.
IEPD has master instructors who provide training, coaching and mentoring services. Each of the IEPD instructors receives training on adult learning principles, training design and delivery, and evaluation. All of the IEPD instructors have worked in the field of early childhood education, bringing their own experiences and "lessons learned" to the training.
Our trainings are fun, engaging, and are filled with important information and resources. We want to work with you, hear your stories, successes and challenges, and provide assistance to help you in your work.