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A Podcast from the Wyoming Early Childhood Professional Learning Collaborative.

A Podcast from the Wyoming Early Childhood Professional Learning Collaborative.

Location:

United States

Description:

A Podcast from the Wyoming Early Childhood Professional Learning Collaborative.

Language:

English

Contact:

3077666280


Episodes

Special Episode – Wyoming’s Coherent Path to Quality - A Game Changer

1/28/2021
Listen in on a conversation with Kara Cossel, Liz Goddard, Char Norris, Lauren Carlisle, and host Nikki Baldwin as they celebrate the launch of Wyoming’s vision for quality for all young children. Panelists share how the new document, and the process in creating it, has shaped their thinking about quality. They also discuss the need for a shared vision, and their favorite pieces from The Coherent Path to Quality that will inspire everyone who cares for Wyoming’s youngest children Download...

Duration:00:35:47

Ep 6. Nicole Philbin - Voices from Our Village

12/17/2020
Nicole Philbin, a participant in the Quality Learning Network led by Leading for Children facilitators Nichole Parks and Joelle Wheatley, responds to their Episode 5 interview. Nicole shares how she utilized collaboration to face the biggest challenge of her career and the amazing turn around her program experienced as a result. Download the Transcript for this Episode

Duration:00:32:11

Ep 5. Nichole Parks and Joelle Wheatley - The Power of Collaboration

12/17/2020
Nichole Parks and Joelle Wheatley with the national non-profit Leading for Children discuss the power of collaborative learning and the impact it can have on early childhood professionals and their programs. They share their experience leading a 6 month learning network with 30 Wyoming early childhood professionals and parents that resulted in a new vision of quality for the State of Wyoming. Download the Transcript for this Episode

Duration:01:02:49

Ep 4. Stephanie Rino and Maureen Giordano - Voices from Our Village

12/17/2020
Stephanie Rino, and Maureen Giordano, two Wyoming early childhood program owners and directors, respond to the Episode 3 interview with Debbie LeeKeenan. They offer wisdom from their experiences opening programs to address unmet needs in their communities and leading early childhood educators through the process of change. Download the Transcript for this Episode

Duration:00:41:06

Ep 3. Debbie LeeKeenan - Leadership Lessons Learned

12/17/2020
Debbie LeeKeenan, a nationally recognized author, presenter, and leader in anti-bias education shares important lessons learned in her years as a program director and in her work with leaders from across the country. Debbie is full of practical advice, offering leaders simple tools for successfully navigating the complexities of early childhood leadership. Download the Transcript for this Episode

Duration:00:54:13

Ep 2. Christy O’Flannigan and Shaila Limon - Voices from Our Village

12/17/2020
Christy O’Flannigan and Shaila Limon, toddler teachers at the University of Wyoming Early Care and Education Center, respond to the Episode 1 interview with Deb Curtis. They share insights gained from years working in the unique role of toddler teacher and mentor to hundreds of university students. Download the Transcription for this Episode

Duration:00:38:53

Ep 1. Deb Curtis - The Heart of Teaching Toddlers

12/17/2020
Nationally renowned author and early childhood expert, Deb Curtis, shares how her choice to stay in the classroom, even as her publishing and training career took off, has kept her grounded over the last 40 years. Deb also describes the ways toddlers continue to captivate her interest and impress her with their amazing innate capabilities to care for and understand one another. Download the Transcript for this Episode

Duration:00:55:27