August 2020 Newsletter
Remembering the Principles of Developmentally Appropriate Practice
As early learning environments reopen and attempt to provide safe and nurturing spaces for children to learn and grow, it is an important time to revisit the fundamentals of developmentally appropriate practice. Learn More
Reflecting on Development and Relationships
Reflecting on Play and Motion
Reflecting on Variety and Influences
Director’s Corner: Creating Community
Additional Articles
Poll Results: July 2020 Newsletter
With COVID-19 and the current events related to racial justice, how you are doing?

A. All is well with me! - 199 responses or 35%
B. Things are looking up. - 61 responses or 11%
C. I have good and bad days. - 172 responses or 30%
D. I find this time to be very challenging. - 138 responses or 24%

Total Responses: 570 responses
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Student Spotlight
Susan Viers
Atlanta, GA
Enrolling in the Director’s Certificate program was my first experience with CCEI. I was looking for a course that would meet my leadership hours required for accreditation by Cognia (formerly SACS and Advanced-Ed). CCEI has made it very easy as well as informative for my current position as Director of St. James Preschool. The knowledge I have gathered from my courses will go a long way to facilitating aspects of my job and all that it entails.

Talking to Children About COVID-19 | CCEI

It is likely that the young children in your care have heard adults and siblings talk about coronavirus and CODIV-19. It is also likely that each child in your care has a different understanding, and maybe even a different capacity to understand...

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