Bits About Behavior Principles:  This collection of brief online interactions in intended to support knowledge and application of basic behavioral principles.  In each topic, you will find  definitions of common behavioral terms and/or processes and opportunities to practice applying these principles.


Center Based Programs

Suri Spider Selects a Solution is a scripted story available in English and Spanish to help children when problem-solving social situations in the classroom. This is just one of the many social emotional resources available from the NCPMI website where you can find resources translated into multiple languages. Check out the center-based programs page below to find additional resources you can use to support the social emotional development of all learners in your classroom. 

Home Based Programs

This info-graphic from Zero to Three shares many of the ways home visiting supports children and families.

For guidance on helping families enhance the social and emotional development of their children, including additional resources from Zero to Three, visit the Home Based Programs page and explore resources that help adults meet the needs of young children in home settings.


Take some time to view this heart felt video from Zero to Three. It does a fantastic job of demonstrating the importance of responsive relationships for children and their caregivers.

For guidance on supporting the social and emotional development of your young children, visit the Families page and explore resources that help you as a parent and other caregivers meet the needs of young children at home and in the community.

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