Reflections on Quality – Early Childhood Educators: Quality is Key

Reflections on Quality is an invitation to reflect by Anna Nguyen-Sgro, Quality Specialist, Children’s Services, Halton Region While there is no single definition of quality in early childhood education, there are a number of elements recognized as contributing to positive…

Reflections on Quality – Quality in School Age Programs

Reflections on Quality is an invitation to reflect by Anna Nguyen-Sgro, Quality Specialist, Children’s Services, Halton Region As tens of thousands of school aged children across Halton Region begin or “head back to” school after the summer holidays, many will…

Reflections on Quality – The Ethics of Technology Use in the Early Years

Reflections on Quality is an invitation to reflect by Anna Nguyen-Sgro, Quality Specialist, Children’s Services, Halton Region For many educators, documenting children’s learning and experiences has been a foundational part of their practice, particularly for those inspired by Reggio Emilia,…

September-December 2017 Professional Learning Publication Now Available

The THRC Professional Learning Publication, May – August 2017, is now available and events are open for registration. This publication continues to include professional learning opportunities and other supports for you in your role. To view a digital version of the…

Reflections on Quality – Continuous Professional Learning in Early Childhood Development

Reflections on Quality is an invitation to reflect by Anna Nguyen-Sgro, Quality Specialist, Children’s Services, Halton Region The quality of an early learning and child care program depends greatly on the knowledge, skills and competencies of educators. While Registered Early Childhood…

Reflections on Quality – Guiding Children’s Behaviour through Connection

Reflections on Quality is an invitation to reflect by Anna Nguyen-Sgro, Quality Specialist, Children’s Services, Halton Region While some traditional approaches to managing children’s behaviour such as time-outs and stickers charts have been widely used strategies in both the home…

May-August 2017 Professional Learning Publication Now Available

The THRC Professional Learning Publication, May – August 2017, is now available and events are open for registration. This publication continues to include professional learning opportunities and other supports for you in your role. To view a digital version of the…

Reflections on Quality – An Invitation to Reflect on “School Readiness”

Reflections on Quality is an invitation to reflect by Anna Nguyen-Sgro, Quality Specialist, Children’s Services, Halton Region In my role as Quality Specialist for the Child Care System, I have had the privilege of meeting and working with early learning…

Winter Recharge 2017 with Dr. Jean Clinton – Now Open for Registration

Winter Recharge 2017 Come join us, this is your chance to recharge!  Together with other professionals, you can collaborate and engage in critical reflection with opportunities for experiential learning designed with the intent to activate the “think, feel, act” sequence…

January – April 2017 Professional Learning Publication Now Available

The new THRC Professional Learning Publication, January – April 2017, is now available and events are now open for registration. Our new publication will continue to include professional learning opportunities and other supports for you in your role. To view…
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