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Early Childhood Educator Workshops

Rhode Island PBS Education Services invites Early Childhood Educators to register for an upcoming four-week virtual curriculum training, "Play and Learn Science: Water Play" or "Play and Learn: Teaching with PBS Kids Media."

By taking part in a workshop, participants can earn up to 13 hours of professional development that have been approved by the Center for Early Learning Professionals.

To Register

Please email Mayra Monterroso, Coordinator of Family Literacy at mmonterroso@ripbs.org for more information or to register.

Play and Learn Science: Water Play

Provides educators with an introduction to appropriate development practices relevant to learning environment, interactions, and individualized instruction. It will also give an introduction to the documentation and reflection process and how to align data obtained to the RIELDS.

The workshop will take place on the following dates from 6:00-8:30pm:

October 14, 2020 Learning Environment
October 21, 2020 Science Talk
October 28, 2020 Individualized Instruction
November 4, 2020 Documentation and reflection


Esta serie de talleres les proveerá a los participantes una introducción a practicas apropiadas del desarrollo relevantes a el ambiente de aprendizaje, interacciones, instrucción individualizada y también dará una introducción a la documentación y reflexión y como alinearla a los RIELDS.

Esta serie de talleres se llevaran acabo en las siguientes fechas de 6:00 a 8:30 pm:

Octubre 1, 2020 Ambiente de Aprendizaje
Octubre 8, 2020 El Lenguaje de la ciencia
Octubre 15, 2020 Instrucción Individualizada
Octubre 22, 2020 Documentación y Reflexión

Play and Learn: Teaching with PBS Kids Media

Workshop series fosters learning through inquiry-based and connected learning processes as well as through hands-on experiences. Educators will learn best practices around the use of media and technology in an early childhood setting and how the intentional use of media and technology can help support their teaching.

The workshop will take place on the following dates from 6:00-8:30pm:

November 9, 2020 Media and Technology
November 16, 2020 Learning Environment
November 23, 2020 Skills and Concepts
November 30, 2020 Family Engagement


La serie de talleres Juega y aprende: Enseñanza con PBS Kids Media fomenta el aprendizaje a través de procesos basados en la investigación y de aprendizaje conectado, así como a través de experiencias prácticas. Los educadores de la primera infancia aprenderán mejores prácticas en torno al uso de los medios de comunicación y la tecnología en un entorno de la primera infancia y cómo el uso intencional de los medios de comunicación y la tecnología puede ayudar a apoyar sus prácticas de enseñanza.

Esta serie de talleres se llevaran acabo en las siguientes fechas de 6:00 a 8:30 pm:

Octubre 29, 2020 Medios y Tecnología
Noviembre 5, 2020 Entorno de Aprendizaje
Noviembre 12, 2020 Habilidades y Conceptos
Noviembre 19, 2020 Participacion Familiar

Please email Mayra Monterroso, Coordinator of Family Literacy at mmonterroso@ripbs.org for more information or to register.

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Rhode Island PBS Education Services provides content and resources to support teaching and learning for educators, students, parents and learners of all ages in our community. Resources leverage high-quality public media content adapted for instructional use, supported by outreach efforts and in-person trainings. In addition, we offer community engagement screenings and events to ensure that we reach our region’s entire diverse audience.