Early Childhood

Early childhood success is based on the premise that nearly all students can achieve academic success if provided with quality education with classroom-based support for teachers and students. Children who come to school without important language, literacy, numeracy, motor, and behavior skills are at a disadvantage in the first years of school. Our solutions provide educators with a comprehensive, research-based early learning system proven to help build the solid foundation of skills needed for lifelong success.

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    Early Childhood

    Keep It, Change It, Toss It: Tweaking Current Lessons to Meet the New Standards
    Readiness Level: Early Implementation

    Engineer Through the Year: Games and Activities to Encourage Thinking and Innovation in Your Classroom
    Readiness Level: Early Implementation

    Connect the Dots: Integrating Math, Reading, Writing, and More
    Readiness Level: Early Implementation

    Rock, Rhyme, Write, Read!
    Readiness Level: Early Implementation

    Your Roadmap to Success in the Primary Classroom
    Readiness Level: Early Implementation

    Dr. Jean’s Summer Camp
    Readiness Level: Early Implementation

    Early Numeracy
    Readiness Level: Early Implementation

Featured PD Resources

    Wonderful Rooms Where Children Can BloomWonderful Rooms Where Children Can Bloom! Second Edition
    By Jean R. Feldman, Ph.D.
    (K–2) 224pp. $25.95 • #550207

    Interventions for AllInterventions for All
    Phonological Awareness
    By Yvette Zgonc
    (K–2) 176pp. $27.95 • #402680

    No More Letter of the WeekNo More Letter of the Week
    By Pat Luschey Jana Hazekamp
    (PreK–K) 176 pp. $22.95 • #454849

    Engineer Through the YearEngineer Through the Year
    20 Turnkey STEM Projects to Intrigue, Inspire & Challenge
    By Sandi Reyes
    (K–2) 176 pp. $26.95 • #550237

    Right on the ButtonRight on the Button
    By Catherine Jones Kuhns
    (K–2) 84 six-inch cards $18.95 • #550223
    To purchase this resource, call 1-800-321-0401 x1451.

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Featured PD Experts

    Dr. Jean Feldman Dr. Jean Feldman
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    Dr. Jean Feldman has been inspiring students and teachers for more than four decades. Her workshops are fun, creative, entertaining, and full of practical ideas. An experienced classroom teacher, Dr. Jean has an M.A. in Early Childhood and a Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction. She is a member of the National Association for the Education of Young Children, the National Kindergarten Alliance, and the International Reading Association.

    Kim Adsit Kim Adsit
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    Kim taught kindergarten for 28 years and was voted 2002 Teacher of the Year. She emphasizes the fun of kindergarten and encourages educators to tap into the curiosity of young children to plant the seed for lifelong learning. Kim has a Specialist Degree in Early Childhood Education as well as an At-Risk Endorsement. She is the coauthor of five books, including Bookmaking Bonanza and Read with Ease.

    Deanna Jump Deanna Jump
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    Deanna has taught for 15 years in Kindergarten and first-grade classrooms and was Teacher of the Year in 2003 and 2006. She has a passion for creating and sharing grade-level appropriate units and activities that incorporate the standards and make learning fun again. Deanna is the #1 seller for Teachers Pay Teachers.

    Kathy Griffin Kathy Griffin, NBCT
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    Kathy is a National Board Certified Early Childhood specialist with more than 15 years of experience teaching Pre K through 2nd grade. She is passionate about supporting educators as they plan developmentally appropriate activities, and is an expert in strategies to differentiate instruction for all learners, while also keeping them engaged through music, technology, and hands on learning. Kathy is the author of the CD Growing Dendrites with Kathy Griffin along with many other multimedia files, games, and songs.

    Kurt Schwengel Kurt Schwengel
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    Kurt has been a classroom teacher since 1996. He is passionate about demonstrating the benefits of integrating computers into the classroom, and about delivering his creative, new, primary curriculum. An NBC Crystal Apple award winner, Kurt has recently been appointed an eHow "Education Expert" and is also a Google Certified Teacher.

    Shari Sloane Shari Sloane
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    Shari has been an enthusiastic kindergarten teacher for over 25 years. An experienced national presenter, she offers a range of pre-kindergarten-specific topics and teachertested strategies. Shari expertly translates what occurs in her own classroom into innovative and practical instructional methods that enrich the learning environment. She has been included in Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers several times and was nominated for Disney Teacher of the Year. She has released CDs for use in the classroom including her most recent release, Get Ready!.

    Shannon Samulski Shannon Samulski
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    Shannon Samulski is the founder of Strategic Intervention Solutions and is an international educational consultant. She has 15 years of teaching experience in the areas of special education, reading specialization, and intervention. She is well known for her practical information and enthusiastic style, and her experience with RTI, promoting Early Learning Success, and integrating Math CCSS with numeracy development. She is the author of Finger Funatics, a fine motor development program, and My Counting Buddy Book and Math Tool.

    Lynne Ecenbarger Lynne Ecenbarger
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    In her role as a teacher, administrator, instructional coach, and education consultant, Lynne has dedicated her career to improving literacy and proficiency in math. She has consulted with over 700 schools throughout her state and across the nation. Lynne is the author of five teacher resources, including her popular Method Mania series.

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