Sesame Street in Communities: C is for Communities

S is for Sesame Street in Communities Spring Training

See flyer for dates and times | Register here.

This is a 1.5-hour professional development opportunity for Gila River Indian Community childcare providers, teachers, and parents of young children (0-8 years).

As a result of COVID-19, families around the world are needing to adjust, adapt, and keep each other safe. In response, Sesame Workshop is launching the Caring for Each Other initiative. We will talk through how to stay calm, in control and healthy with Sesame Street in Communities resources.

Upon completion of the workshop and follow-up surveys, you will receive children’s books and other tools to support your important work with children and families. Providers will also receive 1.5 credit hours of professional development credit in the Arizona Early Childhood Workforce and Professional Development Registry.

Supporting you as you make a difference in children’s lives.

Sesame Street in Communities, an initiative from nonprofit media and educational organization Sesame Workshop, is a resource collection to help kids and families during the early years of birth through six, a critical window for brain development.

The videos, activities, printables and digital interactives feature friendly, furry Muppets and help caregivers playfully, meaningfully engage with kids during everyday moments. The site covers a wide range of topics in both English and Spanish, from school readiness to building healthy habits to tough issues such as divorce and hunger.

In conjunction with Sesame Street in Communities, Arizona PBS is providing interactive courses and online webinars created for early childhood educators working in a classroom, center-based program or family child-care setting. These are entirely FREE and easy as 1-2-3! All of the courses are self-paced — you can start, stop and begin again as your schedule allows. Each interactive course or webinar will satisfy DHS Child Care Learning and Quality First requirements for professional development training hours.

Sesame Street in Communities
in Arizona

Brought to you by
Corporation for Public Broadcasting
Illustration of columns of a capitol building with text reading: Arizona PBS AZ Votes 2024
airs April 18

Arizona PBS presents candidate debates as part of ‘AZ Votes 2024’

Earth Day Challenge graphic with the Arizona PBS logo and an illustration of the earth

Help us meet the Earth Day Challenge!

Graphic for the AZPBS kids LEARN! Writing Contest with a child sitting in a chair writing on a table and text reading: The Ultimate Field Trip
May 12

Submit your entry for the 2024 Writing Contest

The Capital building with text reading: Circle on Circle: Robert Lowell's D.C.
May 2

An evening with ‘Poetry in America’

Subscribe to Arizona PBS Newsletters

STAY in touch
with azpbs.org!

Subscribe to Arizona PBS Newsletters: