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Understanding and Supporting Children’s Friendship Skills (06/01/20 - 06/29/20)

Learn about the intricate and fascinating processes involved in children’s friendships – how they develop from infancy through the preschool years. Examine the characteristics of children who make friends easily, as well as those who aren’t as skilled. [crlf]Explore common friendship problems affecting toddlers and preschoolers. Examine the dynamics of bullying and how this problem…

REGISTRATION DEADLINE

May 25, 2020 11:59pm CST

Start Date

Jun 01, 2020 12:00am CST

completion date

Jun 29, 2020 11:59pm CST

Chat sessions

Topic Date Times
Week 1 Chat Jun 01, 2020 6:50 pm - 7:45 pm
Week 2 Chat Jun 08, 2020 6:50 pm - 7:45 pm
Week 3 Chat Jun 15, 2020 6:50 pm - 7:45 pm
Week 4 Chat Jun 22, 2020 6:50 pm - 7:45 pm
Week 5 Chat Jun 29, 2020 6:50 pm - 7:45 pm

instructor

inservice time

Chat Sessions: Mondays 7:00-7:45pm CST June 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29, 2020

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Learn about the intricate and fascinating processes involved in children’s friendships – how they develop from infancy through the preschool years. Examine the characteristics of children who make friends easily, as well as those who aren’t as skilled. [crlf]Explore common friendship problems affecting toddlers and preschoolers. Examine the dynamics of bullying and how this problem can be successfully approached by parents and caregivers.[crlf]Participants are provided with new tools to use in supporting children’s friendships. [crlf]This course is offered online.