The Protective Urges of Caregivers of Infants and Toddlers: Dealing with Feelings is a free resource for professionals from one of our courses that provides a new lens on how to view emotions when working with families. It guides you through exploring feelings, checking in with others, seeking a family’s point of view, and creating a personal action plan. This process is designed for self-care which in turn, helps us serve others.
Building Relationships with Families: This is a free course offering from the SpecialQuest Multimedia Training Library. This course contains activities to support early care and education staff and families in developing positive relationships that support collaboration and family leadership.
The CONNECT Modules from the Division of Early Childhood: These modules include free course offerings on 8 exciting topics. The last course of the page focuses on building trusting family-professional partnerships when working with families of young children by discussing effective practices and using a specific shared decision-making process to address challenging issues.