Professional Development

Teacher Training Opportunities

An important part of the mission of the Arlitt Child and Family Research and Education Center is to provide outreach to the early childhood education community.

In order to enhance and support the professional development of early childhood teachers, administrators, and staff, Arlitt offers a variety of professional development opportunities through its Professional Development Office.

Seminars, workshops, college coursework, inservice training, summer institutes, conferences, guest speakers, and consultation are all available.

Curriculum areas include:

  • Math
  • Literacy
  • Science
  • Music
  • Art
  • Adaptations

In addition to early childhood curriculum, Arlitt offers workshops and inservice trainings on a variety of other topics, including:

  • Administration
  • Assessment
  • Child Development
  • Children Who Challenge
  • Collaboration
  • Constructivism
  • Diversity
  • Environmental Design
  • English as a Second Language
  • Inclusion
  • Program Evaluation
Brand new offering:
  • Free graduate course for early childhood practitioners! Study designs and uses for playscapes and green schoolyards. To see flyer for details, click here (PDF).

  • Young Children in Nature Conference - Connecting Children to Nature

For more information about professional development opportunities, please contact Dr. Victoria Carr via email or by phone at (513) 556-3805..