Positive Guidance

Lessons

  • 1

    Guidance: An Introduction

    This lesson provides an introduction to guidance during the preschool years. A key learning point is the significance of positive child guidance for children’s overall development and learning.

    This lesson is estimated to take 30 minutes to complete.
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  • 2

    Guidance: Preschool Children

    This lesson will help you understand behaviors that are typical for children in preschool. You will also learn about addressing children’s individual differences and what do to if you are concerned about a child’s development.

    This lesson is estimated to take 80 minutes to complete.
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  • 3

    Promoting Guidance: The Environment

    High-quality environments can guide children throughout their day and can help prevent challenging behaviors. This lesson describes how your preschool classroom environment can create meaningful opportunities for children’s growth and learning about positive guidance.

    This lesson is estimated to take 80 minutes to complete.
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  • 4

    Promoting Guidance: Experiences and Activities

    It is important to provide a variety of experiences to support children’s positive guidance.  This lesson describes how you can create developmentally appropriate experiences that engage children in meaningful interactions. It also provides information about effective responses to challenging behavior. 

    This lesson is estimated to take 80 minutes to complete.
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