Parents As First Teachers

Born to Learn 3 – 5 Years

The goal of this two - day training is to prepare previously certified Birth - 3 years workers to successfully extend the Parents as First Teachers programme to families with children 3 - 5 years.

The training covers:

  • latest neuroscience information relating to 3- to 5-year-olds
  • all elements of literacy, including reading, writing, listening and speaking
  • the value of play and the adult’s role
  • aspects of motor development, including gross and fine motor skills, nutrition, health and safety development
  • aspects of social-emotional development such as social relationships and attachment
  • aspects of intellectual development such as how children gather and process information
  • parent group meetings that include topics related to development and parenting issues of children 3-5 years old