Baby Steps: Moving from Themes to Child Centered Lesson Planning


Many of us believe that child led, child centered programming is developmentally appropriate practice, but feel constraints from our regulations, program expectations and customer requests. How can we begin to move in a more appropriate, more fulfilling direction?


  • The pricing for this session is in Australian Dollars. $24.00 AUD is approximately $18-$20 USD although the exchange rate varies.
  • This session is offered though a partnership between Explorations Early Learning and Inspired EC of Australia. Clicking Register will redirect your to the session’s listing on the Inspired EC website since they are handling registration.
  • The session qualifies as approved Nebraska Department Of Education Office Of Early Childhood Automatically Accepted ECE In-Service Training


Learning Goals

Attendees will:

  • Understand how to plan appropriate environments and activities for young children
  • Identify ways to communicate with families regarding their child’s learning
  • Understand teacher’s role in supporting playful learning

Competency Areas

Planning Learning Experiences And Curriculum


60 Minutes


April 06, 2021


  • 9:00 PM Atlantic Time
  • 8:00 PM Eastern Time
  • 7:00 PM Central Time
  • 6:00 PM Mountain Time
  • 5:00 PM Pacific Time
  • 10:00 AM April 07, 2021 AEST