Teaching Tips for Alphabet Knowledge
Best practices for the development of alphabet knowledge in early childhood education
Teaching young children about the alphabet is quite challenging when you begin to consider the differences in all the alphabet letters as well as the differences in individual children. This webinar will provide tips for developing alphabet knowledge in young learners using engaging techniques founded on research-based practices.
After completing this 60 minute webinar, participants will be able to...
- Understand the importance of teaching alphabet knowledge in early childhood.
- Understand the difficulties related to teaching alphabet knowledge in early childhood.
- Understand appropriate practices for teaching alphabet knowledge in early childhood.
Jennifer has over 29 years of experience in the field of education. She holds a BA in Elementary Education and Spanish and an MA in Bilingual/Bicultural Studies with an emphasis on Bilingual Education. Her teaching experience includes everything from Pre-K4 to second grade, in both general education and bilingual/dual language settings. Jennifer left the classroom to work more closely with educators as a Professional Learning Specialist for Pre-K4SA in San Antonio, TX. where she spent six and half years coaching and providing professional development opportunities for early childhood educators. Jennifer has recently switched roles and is currently employed as an Early Childhood Subject Matter Expert with School Specialty, Inc. Her presentations cover many important topics in early childhood with a strong focus on information and strategies for Pre-K and Kindergarten teachers.