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Program Influences

  • Developmentally Appropriate Practice in Early Childhood Serving Children Birth — 8, Sue Bredekamp & Carol Copple
  • Educating Young Children, Mary Hohmann and David Weikart
  • Virginia’s Foundation Blocks for Learning: Comprehensive Standards for Four-Year-Olds
  • The Intentional Teacher: Choosing the Best Strategies for Your Children’s Learning, Ann S. Eptein
  • Conscious Discipline: Seven Basic Skills For Brain Smart Classroom Management, Dr. Becky Bailey
  • Creating the School Family: Bully-Proofing Classrooms Through Emotional Intelligence, Dr. Becky Bailey
  • Managing Emotional Mayhem, Dr. Becky Bailey
  • Crisis in the Kindergarten: Why Children Need to Play in School, Alliance for Childhood
  • Tools of the Mind: The Vogotskian Approach to Early Childhood Education, Elena Bodrova & Deborah J. Leohg

More Program Influences & Parenting Resources

  • Easy to Love, Difficult to Discipline, Dr. Becky Bailey
  • Mind in the Making: The Seven Essential Life Skills Every Child Needs, Ellen Galinsky
  • Raising an Emotionally Intelligent Child, John Gottman
  • The Blessing of a Skinned Knee, Wendy Mogel
  • The Everything Parent’s Guide to Sensory Processing Disorder, Terri Mauro
  • The Power of Play, David Elkind
  • The Whole-Brain Child, Daniel Siegel
  • No Drama Discipline, Daniel Siegel