The Value of Early Care and Education

This commentary was submitted by volunteer contributor Eliana Elias, Quality Connections Coach, First 5 San Francisco, and Barbra Blender, Quality Connections Coach, First 5 San Francisco. How do we measure the contributions of professionals that care for our youngest children?  In “normal” times, we have turned to tools that aim to quantify classroom interaction such…

(Updated 4/10/2020) Online Professional Development Resources for Educators

There are a number of online professional development opportunities available to early childhood educators and coaches. Here are our team’s recommendations. Please see below for descriptions and links: San Francisco ECE  Virtual Library  The San Francisco ECE Virtual Library is making tracking resources easier by using a single online resource with information from organizations, including…