Program for Infant Toddler Care (PITC) Module 4: Culture, Families, and Providers
Tuesday, June 15, 2021 - Thursday, June 17, 2021
This training focuses on culture and its implications for families and providers. Participants will learn how family experiences, knowledge, and childrearing beliefs and practices can be incorporated into early care and classroom settings. Cultural expectations and biases will be explored and participants will have the opportunity to increase their cultural awareness in terms of how their assumptions may affect their interactions with young children and families. Participants will demonstrate their understanding of how family structures, diversity in social, cultural, linguistic, or religious backgrounds influence family approaches to parenting in children birth to three, each other, and the community. Participants will gain an understanding of how relationships among caregivers, infants/toddlers, and families can impact other child-family, child-practitioner, and practitioner-family relationships..– This is a hybrid training and participants must complete the live virtual webinar portions and online assessment to receive credit.
Trainer: Stephanie Budziak, 4-C Infant and Toddler Child Care Specialist
Audience: All Providers Caring for Infants, Toddlers, and Twos
8 Total Training Hours; Level of Learning: Intermediate
Gateways Infant Toddler Credential (ITC) Approved Training—HGD: 8 hours
Fee: Free Training