[R-0122] S7. Family and Community

Citation: National Center for Pyramid Model Interventions (NCPMI). (2019). Retrieved from site [or enter “National Center for Pyramid Model Interventions Communities Families” in your search window]. An alternate site and content is also available.

Abstract: At these websites, you will find information and links to resources that have been compiled specifically with the needs of families in mind. These include The Backpack Connection Series, created to provide a way for teachers and parents/caregivers to work together to help young children develop social emotional skills and reduce challenging behavior and other tip sheets containing valuable information on how to make challenging events easier for families and children to navigate.

Integration: The information and links on this webpage fit well with content presented in the early childhood courses Child, Family and Community, Child Guidance, and Social-Emotional Development.

Content Focus: Behavior; Challenging Behaviors; Child, Family and Community; Child Guidance; Emotional Competencies; Emotions; Families; Feelings; Interventions; Military Families; Parent Tips; Positive Solutions; Social-Emotional Development; Social Skills; Time Management; Transitions

Notes: Have each student choose two resources and share how they would apply the information they learned from them to early childhood education practices.