Description:

Support for teachers, including classroom activities and information about early math teaching and learning. This information is provided through easily accessible online training components, with job-embedded assignments, and webinars.
An accompanying workshop in instructional support (optional but recommended).
Support for coaches via a certification package that includes a two-day workshop, online interaction, and materials and information specific to coaching teachers in early mathematics.
Job-embedded learning for teachers. Teachers learn how to effectively engage students in learning, and immediately implement changes in their own instructional practice. They then share the results with peers, creating a practice-based learning community.
Practical online resources and a book of ideas and activities.

Primary Role of Program in Early Childhood Systems:

Membership/Training

Service Area(s):

Adams, Alamosa, Arapahoe, Archuleta, Baca, Bent, Boulder, Broomfield, Chaffee, Cheyenne, Clear Creek, Conejos, Costilla, Crowley, Custer, Delta, Denver, Dolores, Douglas, Eagle, Elbert, El Paso, Fremont, Garfield, Gilpin, Grand, Gunnison, Hinsdale, Huerfano, Jackson, Jefferson, Kiowa, Kit Carson, Lake, La Plata, Larimer, Las Animas, Lincoln, Logan, Mesa, Mineral, Moffat, Montezuma, Montrose, Morgan, Otero, Ouray, Park, Phillips, Pitkin, Prowers, Pueblo, Rio Blanco, Rio Grande, Routt, Saguache, San Juan, San Miguel, Sedgwick, Summit, Teller, Washington, Weld, Yuma, Southern Ute Indian Tribe, Ute Mountain Ute Tribe

Population(s) Served:

Preschoolers, Kindergartners, 1st Graders, 2nd Graders, 3rd Graders, Caregivers, Teachers, Other Professionals

Outcome-Based Activities The Program/Initiative Provides:

Learning & Development

Education, coaching and ongoing training exist for caregivers, teachers and other professionals
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Learning & Development

Education, coaching and ongoing training exist for caregivers, teachers and other professionals
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Learning & Development

Adults understand and support children’s learning and development, including social and emotional
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Learning & Development

All children are ready for school and achieving by 3rd grade regardless of ability, race, place, income, language and culture
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Program evaluates effectiveness of activities and services:

Yes

View program's publically available data at
http://www.kidsplaymath.org/home/professional-development-packages/.

Organization Details:
Kids Play Math/ University of Denver

2390 S York Street
Denver, Colorado 80208

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ECLC Framework Matrix: Outcomes > access, quality and equity