Tag Archives: School Readiness

A Picture in Time: Writing Anecdotal Notes

A well written anecdotal note draws a picture of a child’s development in a moment in time.  Many early childhood curriculums use observation to document a child’s development.  Depending on the curriculum or  Early Childhood Program, teachers are advised to document observations in each developmental domain. The following example are the central domains from the […]

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What is really happening?

Many children with “challenging behaviors” have triggers. Often teachers focus on the end reaction, which can be hitting, biting, kicking, running out of the room,etc. Regular observations will assist in accurately identifying the the problem or trigger. Before a teacher … Continue reading

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A Picture in Time: Writing Anecdotal Notes

A well written anecdotal note draws a picture of a child’s development in a moment in time.  Many early childhood curriculums use observation to document a child’s development.  Depending on the curriculum or  Early Childhood Program, teachers are advised to … Continue reading

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Why Earn a CDA Credential?

Are you beginning an Early Childhood Education career? Are you unsure on where to start courses in Early Childhood Education? The Child Development Associate Credential is a great place to start your Professional Development. This credential provides basic skills and education for … Continue reading

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Professional Development and Training

Welcome to the Mosaic Professional Development and Training Website. Continual professional development is a very important factor in proving high quality Early Child Care.  Professional Development offerings include required training for Wisconsin Child Care Licensing, such as  Shaken Baby Syndrome … Continue reading

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