Developing Self-esteem in Young Children

Developing Self-esteem in Young Children

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£28

In this 6 hour online course, you will learn what you can do to support the development of children’s healthy self-esteem.

About this event

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This CACHE endorsed Laser short course explores answers to the following questions: What is self-esteem, why is it so crucial to children’s development, and how can you contribute? This course outlines the characteristics of a child with healthy self-esteem and compares this to characteristics of children with low or poor self-esteem. You will learn what you can do to support the development of children’s healthy self-esteem.

Learning outcomes

You will gain an understanding of the value of healthy self-esteem to a child’s life, and how this is crucial to their personal, social, and emotional development

You will learn

  • to work in partnership with parents and carers to build a child’s self-esteem
  • how to encourage children’s positive self-esteem, use praise carefully, and add in elements of choice during activities

Advantages of this course

Self-esteem is an important part of personal, social, and emotional development and in the early years, a confident child will be more willing to communicate their likes, dislikes, needs, and feelings to an early year’s practitioner

You will explore a number of key interventions and activities that can boost a child’s self-esteem

Additional activities encourage you to reflect on your learning

There is also suggested extended reading that gives both practical information and links to websites to expand knowledge

This online course is approximately 6 -10 hours of learning, you can complete the course on the day or divide your learning up into smaller amounts of study time over a few weeks. On successful completion you can download your CPD certificate.

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