Are you ready to explore the true value of emotional literacy in supporting young children’s emotional development? Well we hope to increase you awareness of the kinds of interactions between adults and young children that support enhancing emotional competency. So what is emotional literacy? Well, check out the following lesson to learn what emotional literacy refers to in early childhood education and ways to support young children!
About the Expert: Susan L. Jack is an early childhood consultant in private practice with over 25 years of experience in special education and early childhood. She is currently working with early childhood programs across the country to promote Program- Wide Positive Behavior Support.
University of Nebraska–Lincoln Extension publications offer peer-reviewed, research based information in a range of topics including early childhood education. Written by specialists, faculty and educators at UNL, check out the following early childhood educational publications:
The Learning Child: Keys to Enhancing Learning The goal of this program is to provide information about ways to create a responsive, stimulating, affirming and developmentally appropriate environment for young children (birth to 3 years).