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The COVID-19 pandemic has called all early childhood educators to muster our courage and strength like never before. Exchange Press, in collaboration with Hinge Early Education Brokers and Video Active Productions, has created this free video series. Each video has inspiration, support, and practical advice from experts to help you navigate the rough waters of this crisis.  




 

Video #1
Supporting Adults in Your Community

  • The Children Are Watching
  • Dealing with the Emotions of Change
  • Maintaining Social Connectedness
  • Taking Care of Ourselves
  • The Healing Power of Nature
 
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Presenters in this video: Bonnie Neugebauer, Nancy Rosenow, Dr. Debra Ren-Etta Sullivan,
Nefertiti Poyner Ed.D, Kathe Petchel, Holly Elissa Bruno MA, JD


 

Video #2
Technology as a Lifeline

  • Staying Connected
  • Technology at Home
  • Technology and Teachers
  • Technology Tips
 
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Presenters in this video: Elyssa Nelson, Cecilia Scott-Croff Ed.D, Chip Donohue Ph.D,
Christine Whitmire, MSEd, Andy Sherrard, Luis A. Hernandez, Sam Hall,
Rhonda Paver M.A., Alison Maher M.A, Dr. Debra Ren-Etta Sullivan


 

Video #3
Teachers Demonstrating Resilience, Commitment and Heart

  • Teachers Under Stress
  • How to Nurture Staff
    • Action #1 - Stay Connected
    • Action #2 - Provide Support
    • Action #3 - Generate Joy
    • Action #4 - Encourage Reinvention
  • Ensuring Teacher Wellness
 
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Presenters in this video: Aleta Mechtel, Dr. Debra Ren-Etta Sullivan, Ellen M. Drolette, Nancy Rosenow, Luis A. Hernandez, Kathe Petchel, Michelle Zimmer, Phil Acord, Cecilia Scott-Croff Ed.D., Rachel Robertson, Marjorie Kostelnik, PhD


 

Video #4
Rebuilding Your Child Care Organization

  • The New Economics of Child Care
  • A Reopening Case Study
  • Key Financial Considerations
    • Cash is Key
    • Be Bold in Setting Tuition
    • Three Buckets of Expenses (Staff, Facilities, Services and Vendors)
  • Projecting Tuition Income
  • Securing Government Funding
  • Exploring New Sources of Income
  • Be Realistic
 
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Presenters in this video: Kathy Ligon, Radha Mohan, Tom Wyatt, Andy Sherrard, Phil Acord, Heidi Hagel Braid


Coming Soon!
 
  • Video #5: Supporting Parents
  • Video #6: The New Opportunity
  • Video #7: Supporting Children
  • Video #8: Thinking Outside the Box
 

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