Title "LISTENING TO YOUNG CHILDREN"
Project Number 2010-1-PL1-LEO05-11479
Product Listening to young children on-line course
Title Listening to young children on-line course
Product Type open and distance learning
Marketing Text Listening to young children on-line course offers professionals working with children a chance to develop their communication skill. By applying listening to children approach, a teacher can learn how to deal with everydays situations but also how to plan work on the basis of children needs.
Listening to young children is a course delivered by e-learning platform developed for the purposes of the project. Course consists of four modules:
MODULE 1: Principles of Communication
MODULE 2: Verbal Communication
MODULE 3: Non-verbal Communication
MODULE 4: The Mosaic Approach
- educational sector trainers
- professionals (pedagogues, psychologists, speech therapists, etc.) working with children aged 2-6
Upon completion of the training project, participants will be in a position to:
•familiarise themselves with listening techniques and tools
•apprehend the connection between listening and active participation of children in the educational process
•determine the role of the educator in the listening process
•get acquainted with pedagogical practices which favour children’s expression
•identify the importance of listening as part of everyday practice and establish the value of listening
•explore their own skills and knowledge and identify areas of development
•recognise opportunities for, and barriers to, embedding listening within the early years
Area of application The product is used for vocational training of professionals working with young children.