Early Childhood Webinars

Young kids in playgroundMove, Play and Learn at Home Webinar Series

In the Move, Play and Learn at Home webinar series, families with young children will learn how to use the space, stuff, and time in their own homes, to increase movement opportunities for young children.  Head Start Body Start Master Trainer Kristi Mally, PhD shared simple and fun activities to encourage families to incorporate physical activity at home with their children. Learn more...

Movement Across the Curriculum Webinar Series

Featuring Head Start Body Start Master Trainer Rae Pica. Rae shares specific activities, ideas, and resources on how teachers can incorporate movement throughout several content areas. Learn more...

An Introduction to Motor Development

Part I of this two-part series: Head Start Body Start Master Trainer Dr. Kristi Mally provided an overview of the key motor development concepts related to birth to five.  In part II, Dr. Mally expands on the idea of creating affordances that foster successful movement opportunities for all children. Learn more...

Outdoor Play and Nature

Learn how to tap into the power of nature to reach and teach all children while meeting The Head Start Child Development and Early Learning Framework. Learn more...

Practical Nutrition & the Brain

A healthy brain is a happy brain! Join Deborah McNelis and Lauren Zimet for this eye-opening webinar on the impact of nutrition on brain development in early childhood. Learn more...

Benefits of Play

This webinar provides many practical ideas for inclusive physical activities that are developmentally appropriate, use inexpensive equipment, can be done in small spaces, and are enjoyable for children to play together! Learn more...