WANT TO INVITE YOU to join me in a personal journey of selfexploration
and discovery. This is a book about coaching people to
develop their emotional intelligence. You cannot approach this topic
as a coach without taking a close look at yourself and the life experiences,
beliefs, attitudes, assumptions, and personal abilities that have
shaped the development of your own emotional intelligence.
There is an underlying assumption present in all coaching: that
the coach has developed deeper mastery of the knowledge and skills
of a topic than the person receiving the coaching.
When I fi rst read the draft of The Fundamentals of Literacy
Coaching, a wave of memories and emotions overwhelmed
me. Six years ago, I was one of four elementary school principals
who initiated the Reading Excellence program in Iowa’s Waterloo
Community Schools. I had a lot to learn about such concepts as
walk-throughs, gradual release of responsibility, scaffolding, peer
coaching, modeling, and cognitive coaching—all while leading
the staff of what was then the district’s largest elementary school....
Risk management is recognized as an essential contributor to business and project
success, since it focuses on addressing uncertainties in a proactive manner in order to
minimize threats, maximize opportunities and optimize achievement of objectives.
There is wide convergence and international consensus on the necessary elements for
a risk management process, and this is supported by a growing range of capable tools
and techniques, an accepted body of knowledge, an academic and research base, and
wide experience of practical implementation across many industries....
Social and emotional development, language and literacy, music and movement, visual arts, dramatic play,... is the main content of the book "100 alphabet activities". Invite you to consult the text book for more documents serving the academic needs and research.
This book is concerned with Personal, Social and Health Education
practice in primary and secondary schools. Developing effective practice
in current contexts is challenging for practitioners. Although the
revised English National Curriculum (Curriculum 2000) gives a greater
and more explicit place to PSHE and Citizenship, for school leaders and
classroom teachers this can seem like yet another thing to add to their
long list of jobs to be done and expectations to be met.
101 Colors and Shapes Activities is divided into eight chapters, each one reflecting an early childhood
curriculum area. You will find activities to foster the children’s social and emotional development,
language and literacy skills, and understanding of math concepts. You will also find science activities that
strengthen the children’s observation and reasoning skills, music and movement activities that get
everyone involved, and group art activities that inspire creativity and cooperation.
Ebook My Little Island activity book takes students on an exciting fantasy-island adventure through their pre-literacy years. Child-centred themes, catchy action-packed songs, highly visual stories, CLIL and phonics awareness lessons develop the cognitive, emotional, and social skills of the whole learner.
101 Number Activities is divided into eight chapters, each one reflecting an early childhood curriculum
area. You will find activities to foster children’s social and emotional development, language and literacy
skills, and understanding of math concepts. You will also find science activities that strengthen the
children’s observation and reasoning skills, music and movement activities that get everyone involved, and
art activities that inspire creativity and cooperation.
The World Health Organization recognises the quality
of the early years as a key social determinant of health17.
There are sound theoretical and empirical reasons
for focusing mental health promotion interventions
on young children to prevent a range of problems in
later life18 including mental health problems, obesity,
criminality, family violence, poor literacy, unemployment
and welfare dependency. Prevention and early
intervention is also less expensive and more effective