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Free Online Course: Building a Reader

Join your friends at Sesame Street for Building a Reader, a FREE online course for early childhood educators. This course is designed for all early childhood educators–whether they are working in a classroom, center-based program, or family child-care setting. It enables educators to increase capacity building and knowledge around early literacy and family engagement.

This self-paced online course includes ways to engage young children to explore key literacy goals, strategies and activities to support early learning curriculum and tools to connect with parents around those same language and literacy objectives. Within the course, educators will learn how to engage children 2-5 in their journey to become proficient readers and writers.

Completing the Course:
Upon completing the entire course, participants will receive a certificate with the name they used to register for the course, and be eligible to order 25 free copies of Book Buddies, a bilingual (English & Spanish) storybook to help foster the home-school connection.

Course Sessions:

  • Session 1: September 5th – December 5th
  • More sessions coming in 2018!

Register today!

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