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Promoting Children’s Self-regulation with Tucker the Turtle

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Learn to think like a turtle with this fun video created to help children and families learn strategies to work through big feelings like anger, from the Head Start Early Childhood Learning & Knowledge Center. Tucker helps parents and caregivers support their children in learning what they can do to calm their body and emotions … Read more

What is the Pyramid Model? Infographic for Families (Hmong)

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This overview poster is designed to describe the purpose and tiers of the Pyramid Model in “plain language.” The translation of this document was performed by a third party. NCPMI makes no guarantees as to the accuracy of the translation.

Things That Will Help Me Stay Calm – Infants (Spanish)

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Caregivers can use the strategies in the infographic to provide infants with predictability in their day, and safety in relationships- all to support healthy attachment. Infants rely on the adults in their lives to read their cues, and help them to regulate as they adapt to their world. Responsive and positive interactions between infants and … Read more

Recommendations and Considerations for Positive Descriptive Feedback (Spanish)

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Positive descriptive feedback is a powerful strategy for teaching new skills and maintaining learned skills. By providing information about the child’s behavior as part of the feedback, the teacher helps the child understand what they have done and why it is being acknowledged. The translation of this document was performed by a third party. NCPMI … Read more

Pyramid Model Practices Implementation Checklist for Infant and Toddler Classrooms (Spanish)

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The Pyramid Model Practices Implementation Checklist for Infant and Toddler Classrooms is a tool designed to be used by practitioners to identify training and/or classroom implementation needs in eight areas. The checklist encourages individual self-reflection and discussion between classroom teachers and practitioner coaches. The translation of this document was performed by a third party. NCPMI … Read more

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