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Critical Competencies: COVID-19 Resources

Download Files Apr 15, 2020

Transform teacher-child interaction in early learning programs.

Learn more about the ZERO TO THREE Critical Competencies for Infant-Toddler EducatorsTM and the Critical Competencies model which addresses three essential learning and development areas:

ZERO TO THREE Critical Competencies for Infant-Toddler Educators™ detail the essential skills educators need to optimize the social-emotional, cognitive, and language and literacy development of all infants and toddlers.

Critical Competencies online course articles relevant to COVID-19 concerns include:

  • Supporting Children’s Self-Regulation (from SE-2)
  • The Emotional Brain Under Construction (from SE-3)
  • Emotional Overload (from SE-3)
  • When Cultural Expectations for Behavior Differ (from SE-5)
  • Managing Yourself When Encountering Challenging Behavior (from SE-5)