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Location: Grand Isle

Training Type: In Person

Total Hours: 12

Cost: $ 69

Scholarship: No

Contact Information:

Elaine Chasse
(802) 372-3930

Beyond Math: Embedding Math in Early Childhood Classrooms Sylvia Kennedy-Godin

Special Topics:
Instructor: Beth Peloquin

This workshop will provide early childhood educators with a deeper understanding of preschool mathematics in the early childhood classroom with a focus on embedding math learning into children’s play choices, as well as planning math learning activities based on observing children’s current skills. By the end of the workshop, early childcare providers will be able to: (1) Enhance children’s natural interest in mathematics and their ability to use it to make sense of their world. (2) Provide for children’s deep and sustained interaction with key mathematics ideas. (3) Integrate mathematics with other activities and other activities with mathematics. (4) Actively introduce mathematical concepts, methods, and language through a range of age-appropriate experiences and teaching strategies.

Core Knowledge Area
  • Child Development
  • Observing & Assessing
  • How We Teach
  • What We Teach
  • Preschool/PreK
Session Dates
Session Times
January 24, 2020
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
March 13, 2020
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Additional Information

Although it is not required, attending both sessions is highly recommended. The half-day training in January is $25, and the full day in March is $50. There is required reading (articles) before the training and assignments to bring back to the classroom after you practice what you have learned after each session. Lunch is on your own in March. The training will take place in Grand Isle at Learning Adventure, 81 Allen Road, Grand Isle VT. Please call 372-3930 to register.