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Spring Conference 2019 - Registration Open!

Switching on Your Right Brain in the Classroom

Presented by Elana Leigh
Research strongly demonstrates that the central healing in any relationship emanates through right brain to right brain communication. Because this fact challenges our left-brain way of making sense in the world, as well as that we don’t have an inner map of communicating in this way, we can often dismiss this important information.

Upcoming Professional Development

Remote Workshop
RIE’s Educaring Approach: Movement and Play as Curriculum in the Sensorimotor Stage
Presenter: 
Ruth Anne Hammond, M.A.
Saturday
September 25, 2021
9:00 am - 11:00 am

Sometimes it is difficult for adults to have faith that 0-3 aged children are active learners who customize their own curriculum according to their unique timetables of development and style of engagement.

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Remote Workshop
Lisa Murphy on Being Child-centered
Presenter: 
Lisa Murphy
Saturday
October 23, 2021
9:00 - 10:30 a.m.

This workshop is the workshop version of the content in her latest book: Lisa Murphy On... Being Child Centered.

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Remote Workshop
Story Writing with Young children
Presenter: 
Lisa Murphy
Saturday
November 6, 2021
9:00 - 10:30 a.m.

After examining the importance of personal narrative and the difference between literacy and orality, Lisa teaches participants the story writing process that was initially taught to her by early childhood expert Bev Bos.

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Remote Workshop
Get a bigger carpet! (Blocks)
Presenter: 
Lisa Murphy
Saturday
November 27, 2021
9:00 - 10:30 a.m.

Lisa LOVES blocks, likes to play with blocks, likes to reflect on the history of blocks, likes to observe block play and really likes talking about how block play connects with all four domains of DAP.

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Past TAIP Events

Basic Hiring and Recruitment Practices
Presented by:
Peter Lackner
November 25, 2020
Host School:
Online
First Aid for Young Children
First Aid for Young Children
Presented by:
Alex Batten
November 11, 2020
Host School:
Online
Yoga in the Preschool Classroom
Yoga in the Preschool Classroom
Presented by:
Hitomi Garner
November 7, 2020
Host School:
Online
Difficult Conversations
Difficult Conversations
Presented by:
February 8, 2020
TAIP Annual General Meeting
TAIP Annual General Meeting
Presented by:
January 29, 2020
Safe, Nurturing, and Predictable Classrooms
Safe, Nurturing, and Predictable Classrooms
Presented by:
Amanda Stradling
January 18, 2020

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