Welcome to the ELSA Net Child Care site. This page provides information and resources for service providers, early childhood educators, childminding educators, policy makers and the general public on newcomer children – kids aged 0-12 from immigrant, refugee, and/or temporary resident families. Remember to check back often for updates!
Save the Date: November 4, 2013
Venue: Vancouver Convention Centre
Resources for Infant Educarers: Approach encourages infants an adults to trust each other, learn to problem solve, and embrace their ability for self-discovery. When allowed to unfold in their own way and in their own time, children discover and inspire the best in themselves and in others. http://www.rie.org/educaring
Talk Box: Talk Box is to give parents suggestions to help create language-rich environments. The Talk Box consists of 2 boxes. One box is for preschool children from birth to 5 years and one box is for school-aged children from 5 years to 12 years. http://www.parentlinkalberta.ca/publish/920.htm
Zero to Three – National Centre for Enfants, Toddlers and Families: ZERO TO THREE is a national, nonprofit organization that informs, trains, and supports professionals, policymakers, and parents in their efforts to improve the lives of infants and toddlers. http://www.zerotothree.org
For related ECE resource information, please contact Naznin Dhanani, E.C.E., I.T.E, ECE Resource Coordinator.