Earn Your Bright from the Start Credits Before the End of the Year!

Every year, all Georgia early childhood educators need to complete 10 hours of required Bright from the Start (BFTS) professional development training. You can...

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What Every Teacher Should Know About Dual Language Learners

A few years ago, I worked as a coach supporting a Pre-K teacher with young dual language learners (DLLs) - many of whom spoke Spanish. Nathan was one of the...

Let’s Talk About the Benefits of Bilingualism

Raise your hand if you learned a foreign language in school! Do you remember the unique name you chose to be called during your class? I do! You can call me...

5 Meaningful Ways to Support Dual Language Learners at Storytime

“A few years ago, I worked as a coach supporting a Pre-K teacher with a classroom with many young dual-language learners (DLLs)-- many of whom spoke...

Back to School Basics: How to Build Classroom Community in Your Preschool

Who doesn’t love a new school year? It’s a fresh start – a new beginning, with the opportunity to get to know a whole new group of children and help them...

How to Introduce New Skills to Your Students

Picture this: a brand new gadget has just been released on the market. You’re told this new tool will make working easier AND be fun to use, but there’s a...

How to Create the Ideal K-3 Classroom

It has probably been a while since you sat in a Child Development course in college, but I’m about to bring you right back into that lecture hall with one...