Teaching Practices to Establish Positive Relationships

Discuss teaching practices and approaches to establishing positive relationships.

Teaching content in early childhood education focuses on several areas. Choose one content domain and briefly describe what this would look like for any age group (infants, toddlers, preschool, or school-age). Think about planning environments and then interacting with children during their play. What context could you plan and enact to enrich the children’s experience? What content could you develop by slightly, but importantly, modifying routines of the day? What are some steps you can take to create a caring, equitable community of learners? Identify 1-2 barriers you may experience. How could you overcome these challenges?