Resources for Increasing Child Development Knowledge

Type: 
Conference Session
Author/Presenter: 

Mary Beth Bruder (ECO at Univ of Connecticut), Christine Giddings (Univ of Connecticut), Melinda Raab (Orlena Hawks Puckett Institute), and Beth Tolley (VA Part C)

Age: 
0-3/Part C /Early Intervention
Age: 
3-5/Section 619/Preschool
Year: 
2008
Month: 
August
Abstract: 

Presented at the 2008 Measuring Child and Family Outcomes Conference.

Presenters discussed the need for and availability of supports and resources in child development to help service providers identify children's developmental status in relation to their same age peers. Beth Tolley demonstrated the use of an on-line resource for determining the status of infant and toddler development In relation to the three child outcomes. Mary Beth Bruder, Christine Giddings, and Melinda Raab discussed the use of an on-line training course for early interventionists, including child development modules related to outcomes measurement.

Topics: 
Child Assessment
Topics: 
Child Development
Topics: 
Child Outcomes
Topics: 
Training/Professional Development
Presentations
Presentation Title: 
Infant and Toddler Connection of Virginia
Presentation Title: 
Resources for Increasing Child Development Knowledge
Presentation Title: 
Univ of Connecticut Online Course handout